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2023 Annual Report: Celebrating a Year of Innovation and Discovery

Youth Science Canada is thrilled to unveil our 2023 Annual Report, a comprehensive reflection of an extraordinary year filled with innovation, discovery, and the boundless potential of young Canadians in STEM.

Applications are now open for the Ambassador Program at CWSF 2024!

We are thrilled to announce that Youth Science Canada is now accepting applications for the Ambassador Program at the Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) 2024 in Ottawa, Ontario.

Applications for Team Canada-ISEF 2024 are now open!

Applications are now open for Team Canada-ISEF 2024! You might be eligible to apply for this incredible international opportunity.

CWSF Finalists from across the country head to Mexico for the love of science

This weekend, 31 of Canada’s brightest science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) students will embark on a journey of a lifetime to this year’s MILSET ESI, which takes place in Puebla, Mexico

In the Media

Elizabeth Chen profiled in Reader’s Digest Canada

Reader’s Digest Canada profiled Elizabeth Chen, a 17-year-old student from Edmonton and CWSF Best Project: Discovery award winner, who made groundbreaking strides in cancer research by using data-mining techniques to enhance the effectiveness of CAR T-cell therapy for leukemia patients.

CBC Eureka! Eureka! documentary on CWSF

CBC Eureka! Eureka! documentary speaks to alumni from the Canada Wide Science fair and discusses their “aha” moments in creating their STEM project and attending the fair.

Max Du profiled on CBC Kids News for his award-winning science fair project

Max Du won a platinum award at the 2022 Canada-Wide Science fair for his project on life saving drones and was profiled on CBC Kids News.

Team Canada-ISEF member, Haolin Li, wins 2nd place

City News Toronto interviewed Haolin Li after he won 2nd place at the 2022 Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair.


February Newsletter – Nurturing Motivation in Your STEM Journey

Motivation is more than just a fleeting feeling; it’s the inner fire that fuels your dreams and propels you toward your goals.

January Newsletter – Experiencing the adventure of STEM projects

Experiential learning is more than just acquiring knowledge; it’s the art of engaging with the world firsthand.

December Newsletter – Embracing Goals for a Bright New Year

As the year draws to a close, let’s delve into the transformative power of goals and how it can illuminate your path in STEM and life.

November Newsletter – Unleash the Power of Ingenuity

In this month’s newsletter, I invite you to explore the theme of ingenuity. Ingenuity is the art of finding inventive solutions to complex problems.

Media Kit

Thank you for your interest in the Canada-Wide Science Fair, presented by Youth Science Canada. This kit has been designed to provide journalists, bloggers, and sponsors with all the information they need to cover this exciting event, including:

  • key messages
  • event details
  • social media plan & example posts
  • frequently asked questions
  • primary contacts
  • summary of Youth Science Canada and our other programs

Media Contact Information

Sean Cotnam
Torchia Communications
416-341-9929 x323