AWARD of EXCELLENCE
Determinants of the Accuracy of BP Measurement
Arjun Pandey      Waterloo C.I.

Award of Merit
These are the top projects in the Fair regardless of category or division. The prize is an all-expenses paid trip to the Canada-Wide Science Fair. These awards are sponsored by the University of Guelph, the University of Waterloo, Christie Digital Systems, and the Rotary Club of Guelph.
Glucose Toxicity and the Importance of Glycolysis
Nikhil Patil      Waterloo C.I.

Determinants of the Accuracy of BP Measurement
Arjun Pandey      Waterloo C.I.

Binaural Beats: Bio-feedback via Brain Entrainment
Kimia Raahemifar, Rishika Geda      Waterloo C.I.

ThermIS: Automation of Viral Symptom Detection
George Utsin      Waterloo C.I.

The Third Wheel
Ashna Jain      John Galt Public School

R.E.D.M.A.
Sajeev Kohli      K.W. Bilingual School

GPS Footprint: A Modern Approach to Emissions
John Fish      Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.

Evaluating antimicrobial plant-derived compounds
Devanshi Shukla      Centennial C. & V.I.

Engineering Science Quest Award
Summer science camp ($300 scholarship)
The Third Wheel
Ashna Jain      John Galt Public School

Stephen J. Little Award  (In Memory)
Stephen J. Little was highly respected, long-time member of the WWSEF organization, former president of the Youth Science Foundation of Canada, and supporter of the CWSF movement. A trophy and gift Card are presented for the exhibit judged to be the best in presentation quality, taking into account the visual display and interviews with judges.
Rox in a Box
Anne Gould      Hespeler P.S.

Chem 13 Award
Sponsored by the Department of Chemistry, University of Waterloo. The Chem 13 Award is for the exhibit judged the best physical science project with an emphasis on chemistry.
The award is a one year subscription to Scientific American or another scientific journal suitable for the level of the recipient.
The Chemistry of Cookies
Alycia Berg      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Catalyst Leadership Award
Top engineering project which demonstrates creativity and leadership ($600 scholarship)
Binaural Beats: Bio-feedback via Brain Entrainment
Kimia Raahemifar, Rishika Geda      Waterloo C.I.

Shad Valley Scholarships
$500 Scholarship to attend Shad Valley
Determinants of the Accuracy of BP Measurement
Arjun Pandey      Waterloo C.I.

GPS Footprint: A Modern Approach to Emissions
John Fish      Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.

Greedy Media, Greedy Mind
Nicki Aye      Waterloo C.I.

In Pursuit of the Traveling Salesman
Zachary Trefler      Waterloo C.I.

Glucose Toxicity and the Importance of Glycolysis
Nikhil Patil      Waterloo C.I.

Energizing Electrolytes
Advait Maybhate      Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.

Sound Reflection Lab --- Sound Good?
Keyuan Wang      Waterloo C.I.

Binaural Beats: Bio-feedback via Brain Entrainment
Kimia Raahemifar, Rishika Geda      Waterloo C.I.

A Sticky Situation
Danish Baig, Davis Zink      Waterloo C.I.

REAL Summer Scholarship
Summer research experience ($2800 scholarship).
Evaluating antimicrobial plant-derived compounds
Devanshi Shukla     Centennial C. & V.I.

Stepping Stone Award
Rox in a Box
Anne Gould      Hespeler P.S.

SILVER MEDALS
Junior -
Engineering
Passive Solar Heating
Ethan Gilbert      Centennial P.S.

Can I Improve Circulation For Wheelchair Users?
Casey Baleshta      St. Agnes C.S.
Junior -
Life Science
Now You See It, Now You Don't!
Victoria Bender-Jones Geetanjali Shankar
Lester B. Pearson P.S.

Font-astic
Emily Silk      John McCrae P.S.

Raw versus cooked
Marie De Mey      K.W. Bilingual School

How Are Screens Affecting Your Children's Brains?
William Deaton      John McCrae P.S.

Optical Illusions
Olivia Smith, Kyrie Hannigan
Edna Staebler P.S.

Beans Gone Bad
Taylor Thurlow      Lincoln Heights P.S.
Intermediate -
Life Science
Greedy Media, Greedy Mind
Nicki Aye      Waterloo C.I.
Junior -
Physical and Mathematical Science
Emulsifiers dispersants and oil separation
Brendan Marshall      Centennial P.S.

Additives in Gum: Tonne or None
Justin VanderBerg      Guelph Community Christian School

Popping Teeth
Gwyneth Sutherland      Laurentian Hills Christian School

The Effects of Air Pressure on Soccer Training
Sam Orend      Courtland P.S.

How does Spin Affect a Golf Ball`s Flight and Roll
Jonah McPhee      Centennial P.S.

Food=Fire=Electricity
Stephanie Svaikauskas
John McCrae P.S.

How Random Are You?
Ethan White      Lester B. Pearson P.S.

Exotic Fruit Batteries in Different Temperatures
Viktor De Mey, Thorben Wennemer
K.W. Bilingual School

Put Another Log On The Fire
Nicole Hogwood      Hespeler P.S.

The 'Most Random' Number
Helen Guo      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Fetlock Angles
Emily Davis      St. John's-Kilmarnock School
Intermediate -
Physical and Mathematical Science
Sound Reflection Lab --- Sound Good?
Keyuan Wang      Waterloo C.I.

In Pursuit of the Traveling Salesman
Zachary Trefler      Waterloo C.I.
Senior -
Physical and Mathematical Science
Detecting Lead (II) Ions in Water and Dye Samples
Janat Ibrahimi     Centennial C. & V.I.

BRONZE MEDALS
Junior -
Biotechnology
Bio-ink for 3-D Printers
Miranda Wu, Cynthia Zhang
Laurelwood P.S.
Junior -
Earth & Environmental Science
Losing Ground
Erica Barra      St. John's-Kilmarnock School

Pass The Salt: Salt Concentrations In The Speed River
Sequoia Kim      John McCrae P.S.
Junior -
Engineering
"What's the Buzz?" on automated pollination
Olivia Pitschner      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Invisible Mouse
Soroush Ghodsi      Laurelwood P.S.

Claw vs Magnet
Ismaeel Anwar      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Can We Filter Water Using Everyday Items
Dania Ernst, Erin Fera      St. Agnes C.S.

MagLev Trains vs Diesel Trains Comparison Study
Sam Fewer, Nathan Lavoie
Wm. G. Davis P.S.

To 3D Gyroscope or Not To 3D Gyroscope?
Conner Armour, Ethan Bennett
Wm. G. Davis P.S.
Intermediate -
Engineering
High-poly vs. Low-poly
Jerre Wang      St. John's-Kilmarnock
Junior -
Life Science
Placebo Prescriptions- Ethical?
Maria Diogenous      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Recycling Water!
Catherine Cheung      K.W. Bilingual School

Focused??
Marissa Condo, Megan Robart-Morgan
St. John Brebeuf C.S.

Acid-Base Catalysis
Alejandro Mansilla, Kevin Hu
K.W. Bilingual School

Good Vibrations?
Maddy Heise, Katrina Hermann
Wm. G. Davis P.S.

What's Going On In Your Stomach?
Ryan McCuaig, Christopher Jones
Rockway Mennonite Collegiate

Who is that?
Katrina Janzen, Avery McCorkell
Centennial P.S.

Musical Memory
Katelyn Holmes      Hespeler P.S.

Colourful Memories
Rebecca Kim      K.W. Bilingual School

Placebo Effect
Mahika Mahajan      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Growing Pains
Kylee Gault
Guelph Community Christian School

Pareidolia- People hear what they want to hear
Zainab Fatima
Islamic School Of Cambridge

Rates of Photosynthesis
Jasmine Teschke
Laurentian Hills Christian School
Intermediate -
Life Science
Science or Nature: Which is the Better Cure?
Saman Rashid      Cameron Heights C.I.
Junior -
Physical & Mathematical Science
What is the best way to remove Graffiti?
Hammad Ahmed      MAC Maple Grove School

The Oxidation of Metals in Aqueous Solutions
Jonathan Chin
Laurentian Hills Christian School

The Antacid Effect
Alessia Caci      K.W. Bilingual School

What toothpaste works the best
Zain Alam      Islamic School Of Cambridge

Where Art Thou
Evan Carr      John McCrae P.S.

Secure Fuse
David Kroes
Guelph Community Christian School

Acid in Our Oceans
Connor Frost      St. John's-Kilmarnock

Think Twice B4 Melting Ice
Isaac Iskander      Hespeler P.S.

2 Stroke Engines VS 4 Stroke Engines
Jessica Kroeze      Northlake Woods P.S.

The Power of Yeast
Amber Proudfoot, Kaylyn Proudfoot
Taylor Evans P.S.

Quest for Fire
Emma Parkinson, Pavleen Sidhu
John McCrae P.S.

Heat Packs
Katelyn Holmes      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

effectiveness of leather cleaners
Jacqueline Heitzner      Rockway Mennonite Collegiate

Can You Manage The Damage?
Sabina Neumayer, Sharanya Srirangam
Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Natural vs Commercial Antacids
Hayley McCormick      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

What's in a Shuffle
Maximilian Mutch      Wm. G. Davis P.S.
Intermediate -
Physical & Mathematical Science
How Clean is Your Mouth
Lauren Hiscock      St. John's-Kilmarnock School

Take A Brake
Bartlomiej Mozdzen      St. John's-Kilmarnock School

The Disappearing Act
Matea Ceric      Waterloo C.I.

Which Substance Melts Ice the Fastest?
Muhammed Chaudhry      Cameron Heights C.I.
 
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Award of Merit

Stephen J. Little Award

Sir Isaac Newton Award

Stepping Stone Award

Catalyst Leadership Award

REAL Summer Scholarship

Gold Medals

Bronze Medals
Best in Division Award

Chem 13 Award

Best Written Report Award

Engineering Science Quest Award

Shad Valley Scholarship

Silver Medals

Pewter Medals

Best in Division Award
A plaque is awarded to the entry judged best among the category winners in each of the five divisions.
The selection of the recipient takes into account the age and grade of the exhibitors.
Biotechnology
Evaluating antimicrobial plant-derived compounds
Devanshi Shukla     Centennial C. & V.I.

Earth and Environmental Science
GPS Footprint: A Modern Approach to Emissions
John Fish      Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.

Engineering
ThermIS: Automation of Viral Symptom Detection
George Utsin      Waterloo C.I.

Life Science
Determinants of the Accuracy of BP Measurement
Arjun Pandey      Waterloo C.I.

Physical and Mathematical Science
Energizing Electrolytes
Advait Maybhate      Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.

Best Written Report Award
A trophy is awarded in each of the three categories - junior, intermediate and senior, to the student(s) submitting the best written Research Report.
Junior Pass The Salt: Salt Concentrations In The Speed River
Sequoia Kim      John McCrae P.S.

Can We Filter Water Using Everyday Items
Erin Fera, Dania Ernst      St. Agnes C.S.

Effect of Herbs on Lactobacillus Rhamnosus
Sadia Khan      Courtland P.S.

The Chemistry of Cookies
Alycia Berg      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

The Oxidation of Metals in Aqueous Solutions
Jonathan Chin
Laurentian Hills Christian School
Intermediate Evaluating antimicrobial plant-derived compounds
Devanshi Shukla      Centennial C. & V.I.
Senior Determinants of the Accuracy of BP Measurement
Arjun Pandey      Waterloo C.I.

Sir Isaac Newton Award
Sponsored by the Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Waterloo. A $50 gift certificate is awarded to the exhibit, one in each of the three categories, that is judged to be the best physical science project with an emphasis on physics.
Junior Natural Versus Commercial: The Clean Truth
Ashok Pandey      Centennial P.S.
Intermediate Energizing Electrolytes
Advait Maybhate      Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.
Senior Detecting Lead (II) Ions in Water and Dye Samples
Janat Ibrahimi     Centennial C. & VI.

GOLD MEDALS
Senior - Biotechnology Environmentally Friendly Drug Delivery System
Zhenle Cao    Waterloo C.I.

Sodium Sanitation Solution
Youn Seok Chong, Fengyang Wang
Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.

Evaluating antimicrobial plant-derived compounds
Devanshi Shukla      Centennial C. & V.I.
Senior -
Earth and Environmental Science
An Environmental Gamble
Matt Fish Kevin Strauss      Waterloo C.I.

Intermediate -
Earth and Environmental Science
GPS Footprint: A Modern Approach to Emissions
John Fish      Sir John A. Macdonald S.S.

Junior -
Engineering
Rox in a Box
Anne Gould     Hespeler P.S.

R.E.D.M.A.
Sajeev Kohli
K.W. Bilingual School

Rocket Launch
Salman Rasheed
Islamic School Of Cambridge

The Third Wheel
Ashna Jain
John Galt Public School
Senior -
Engineering
Dreamer: Easier than Counting Sheep
Keyan Raahemifar, Tianyu Guo
Waterloo C.I.

ThermIS: Automation of Viral Symptom Detection
George Utsin     Waterloo C.I.
Junior -
Life Science
Is Multitasking Efficient?
Vivek Patil      Centennial P.S.

Classical or Contemporary? Music as a Study Aid
Charlotte Lilley      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Effect of Herbs on Lactobacillus Rhamnosus
Sadia Khan      Courtland P.S.

It's Raining, it's Pouring, the Old Man is Crying
Muna Mohamed
Islamic School Of Cambridge

Getting Shorter
Natalie Mallet, Devorah Dolman
Centennial P.S.
Intermediate -
Life Science
Determinants of the Accuracy of BP Measurement
Arjun Pandey      Waterloo C.I.

Glucose Toxicity and the Importance of Glycolysis
Nikhil Patil      Waterloo C.I.

Binaural Beats: Bio-feedback via Brain Entrainment
Kimia Raahemifar, Rishika Geda
Waterloo C.I.
Senior -
Life Science
The Impact of Burst Exercise in Type 2 Diabetics
Avinash Pandey      Waterloo C.I.
Junior -
Physical and Mathematical Science
The Chemistry of Cookies
Alycia Berg      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Humans Versus Computers
Alex Eliasmith      Centennial P.S.

Impact of Particle Concentration on Tyndall Effect
Anuva Pal      Centennial P.S.

Natural Versus Commercial: The Clean Truth
Ashok Pandey      Centennial P.S.

In the Drink
Rachael Young      John McCrae P.S.

Lighting: The Effects on Bacterial Growth
Brooklyn Winter, Claire Danis
K.W. Bilingual School
Intermediate -
Physical and Mathematical Science
A Sticky Situation
Danish Baig, Davis Zink
Waterloo C.I.


PEWTER MEDALS
Junior -
Earth & Environmental Science
Soil liquafacation
Devin Schnider, Nathaniel Young
Edna Staebler P.S.

Junior -
Engineering
What A Drag
Brooke Ireland      St. John's-Kilmarnock School

Plastic is so Last Year
Kylie Lenartowicz, Claudia D'Costa Orton
St. John Brebeuf C.S.
Junior -
Life Science
Which Apple is the Juiciest?
Sydney VanderHoef
Laurentian Hills Christian School

The Influence of Others
Kylie Hudon, Amy Wang
Lester B. Pearson P.S.

You're Not The Only One Who's Scared Of Movies
Mariana Gomez, Gabriela Grande
St. Paul C.S.

The Power of Suggestion
Erin Dawdy, Emma Gowland
Centennial P.S.

Gender Inequality in Children books
Hanna Nigussie, Emma Arsenault
Edna Staebler P.S.

Spice It Up
Owen Cole     Centennial P.S.

Are Vaccines Healthy or Harmful Towards Your Body
Jillian Walters, Sheheryar Qureshi
Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Fraudulent Behaviour in Adolescents
Betty Guo, Helen Wang      Laurelwood P.S.

ABC's and Zzz
Bella Miller      Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Keep Calm and Ace That Test
KyungBin Son, Sheena Ye     Laurelwood P.S.

Cell phone distraction?
Ben Tomka      Centennial P.S.

Do Fonts Affect Your Memory
Emily Zhang, Melanie Arias Proenza
Taylor Evans P.S.

Pitch Perfect
Emma Goodridge, Brianna Aljoe
Taylor Evans P.S.

Does Magnetism Affect Bacteria?
Luke Janik-Jones, Leon Arkhipov
Edna Staebler P.S.

Brain Drain
Sara Dardarian      Hespeler P.S.

The Stroop Effect
Yvonne Chen, Miky Tran      Taylor Evans P.S.

What Would You Pick?
Katelyn Reitsma
Guelph Community Christian School

How Colour Affect's Memory
Tristan Paarsalu, Liam Droekse
Centennial P.S.
Intermediate -
Life Science
Wrinkly Fingers
May Xue      St. John's-Kilmarnock School

5 Second Rule
Elizabeth Dorfman, Sophia Briskin
Waterloo C.I.

Wipe in One or More Directions?
Richa Patel      Waterloo C.I.
Junior -
Physical & Mathematical Science
Liquid Spikes to New Heights
Daniel Cheriyan     K.W. Bilingual School

Electrolyte Challenge
Nic Ignatov      Centennial P.S.

Baseball Science (Stride vs. No Stride)
Connor Bechthold      Hespeler P.S.

Oxidation Experimentation
Reid Vrolyk     Edna Staebler P.S.

Do You East Iron For Breakfast?
Nicole Schindler      St. Agnes C.S.

Magnetic Acceleration
Jonathan Choong
Guelph Community Christian School

Design of Bike Helmets and Impact of Air Flow
Clare Ashton, Rachel Green
St. Andrew's P.S.

Marble Roller Coasters, All About The Distance
Keenan Burke
Guelph Community Christian School

Design of Bike Helmets and Impact of Air Flow
Clare Ashton, Rachel Green
St. Andrew's P.S.

Tis the Season to be Safe
Elisha Levak
Guelph Community Christian School

Stain wars:Conventional vs.Eco-friendly detergents
Luna Gao      Centennial P.S.

Science Friction
Anna Fyfe      Laurentian Hills Christian School

Is That Vapour I see?
Elora Yott, Megan Darlow
Hespeler P.S.

Detergent
Arisa Tieu, Suriya Ragu
Wm. G. Davis P.S,

let's Beet The environmental Asalt
Sydney Winnett      St. Agnes C.S.

Absorb This
Andrew Thompson, Spencer Bertelsen
John McCrae P.S.

Whiter teeth in a week?
Inbsat Asim, Riley Porter
Wm. G. Davis P.S.

Protective Effects of Toothpaste
Emma Grekoff-Hunt
Wm. G. Davis P.S.

All About That Bass
Ally Barrett, Elle D'Almada
St. John Brebeuf C.S.