This year's Rotary Algoma Science Fair is proudly sponsored by TENARIS.  The fair will be held on March 30th through  April 1st  and is hosted by Algoma University at the George Leach Center. The fair is open to students from Grade 7 – 12 with projects based on the following categories: Discovery, Environment, Energy, Information, Health, Innovation, and Resources. 
There will be cash prizes and awards in each category with the overall top two projects representing the Algoma Region at the Canada Wide Science Fair in Regina, Saskatchewan May 14- May 20, 2017.
Senior students who plan to register for the 2017-2018 academic year at Algoma University have a chance to win a $1,000 Algoma University Bursary. Students can register by selecting the login/register button and going to the Participant Registration page to sign up. The deadline for registration is March 27, 2017.
Set up of Exhibits takes place on Thursday, March 30th between 3:30 and 7:00 p.m. Judging occurs on Friday, March 31st beginning at 9:00 am – 3:30 pm and all students must be present for judging.  The fair is open to the public on Friday, March 31st  from 4 pm – 8 pm and on Saturday,  April 1st from 10:00 to 11 a.m.
Participants are asked to attend the Awards Ceremony on Saturday, April 1st at 11:00 a.m. Once the ceremony is over, students are asked to take their projects home.  
Projects should have NO liquids/chemicals, NO live plants or animals and NO glass. Pictures ONLY. Any liquids and live matter will be taken away and returned at the end of the fair.
Having a journal of the experimental process to record your thoughts and observations is highly recommended. For the rules and more information on the CWSF, please go to the Youth Science Foundation website at www.ysf.ca
If you have any questions please contact this year's co-chairs:
Paul Walz                                                                            Murdoch Carter
paulwalz1@gmail.com                                                murdochcarter@shaw.ca
Best of luck!
Rotary Science Committee