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2018 Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair.


The 36th Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair will be held April 12-14, 2018 at the UBC AMS Student Nest.

Congratulations to all participants of the 2017 fair!

All award winners can be found here.

Check out the Fair!

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Ever curious about science and innovation from our youngest scientists? Come check out the fair! 

Fair Schedule...

Student Information Booklet

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Learn what it takes to get your project from just an idea to a full fledged science fair ready feat. Make sure you read this booklet before you start your project and register for the fair. This booklet contains important tips, guidelines, and schedules for the fair.


Getting Started Webinar


Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Looking to start your first science fair project?

Then, this webinar is for you.

Join CWSF alumni in discussion about starting a project, how to find an idea and what's involved.

Simply follow the link to participate in the webinar:

Tour the Fair

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Classrooms, student organizations, and the general public are inviited to tour the fair and see first hand the incredible projects our participants have developed. Bring your class of students to our fair to teach and inspire them about what other students are doing with science.

Find out more...

Media Coverage


Want to tell others about our fair or about students and their projects at the fair? Please have a look at our media package and contact us for more information.


BC Students Win Top Honours at the USA Intel International Science & Engineering Fair

Friday, May 15, 2015


VANCOUVER, BCTwo British Columbia students received the grand awards atthe Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF). Intel ISEF is the world’s largest international pre-college science competition. Approximately 1,700 high school students from over 75 countries, regions, and territories are awarded the opportunity to showcase their independent research and compete for grand prizes and compete for approximately $4 million in prizes.


Raymond Wang, 17, from St. Georges School, Vancouver received the Gordon E. Moore Award of $75,000 for his project: a new air inlet system for airplane cabins to improve air quality and curb disease transmission. The Gordon E. Moore Award recognizes the best among outstanding students from around the world for innovative research that has the potential to impact both the research field and the world at large.


Nicole Ticea, 16, from the York House School, Vancouver received one of two Intel Foundation Young Scientist Awards of $50,000 for developing an inexpensive, easy-to-use testing device to combat the high rate of undiagnosed HIV infection in low-income communities.


The Young Scientist Award recognizes students for their commitment to creating innovative solutions to the problems of tomorrow.


Special Awards were also won by British CColumbia students:

  • Ann Makosinski – Victoria, BC (The e-Drink – Capturing Electricity from Beverages)
    • Patent and Trademark Office - $500
  • Duncan Stothers – Vancouver, BC (The FIRST Frame: Personalized Front Impact Reduction System for Bicycles)
    • Society for Experimental Mechanics - $1,500

    • Sustainable Design in Transportation - $2,500

  • Nicole Ticea – Burnaby, BC (Point-of-Care Low-Cost Disposable Device for Nucleic Acid Testing of HIV: Sample-to-Answer in 60 Min)
    • Chinese Association of Science and Technology $1,200
  • Raymond Wang – Vancouver, BC (Aircraft Cabin Airflow: Curbing Disease Transmission)
    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration - $1,000
    • Society for Experimental Test Pilots - $1,000
    • United Technologies Corporation - $3,000 Common Stock shares

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Frequently Asked Questions

Chairwoman - Organizing Committee 
Ms. Jessica Zhang

Mailing Address
Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair
c/o HR MacMillan Space Centre
1100 Chestnut Street
Vancouver, BC
V6J 3J9

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