Winners

2012 Special Award Winners

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Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Award

  $200/project ($200 cash)
    (3101) A River Runs Through It - Retrofitting the Urban Environment to Reduce Flooding
        Student: Michael Fleet
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Conservation Corps Award - Conservation

  $250/project; plaque/student ($250 cash)
    (3301) A Half-Year Study on Eutrophication in Local Ponds
        Student: Emily V. Walsh
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Conservation Corps Award - Climate Chage

  $250/project; plaque/student ($250 cash)
    (3310) Shedding Light on Microalgae to Biofuel Production in Cold Environments
        Students: Jared Trask , Kaitlyn Stockley
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers Award

  Best senior project in a computer/electrical related field; plaque/student ($100 cash)
    (3108) Linear Magnetic Accelerator
        Students: Evan Kearley , Nick Stratton
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Memorial University Department of Biology Award

  $100/project in a junior category ($100 cash)
    (1301) Aquaponiques - La Vague du Futur
        Student: Laura Couturier
        School: Holy Trinity High School

  $125/project in an intermediate category ($125 cash)
    (2320) The Effects of Citrus Juices on the Growth of Bacteria
        Students: Rebecca Casey , Gabrielle Molloy
        School: Bishops College

  $150/project in a senior category ($150 cash)
    (3310) Shedding Light on Microalgae to Biofuel Production in Cold Environments
        Students: Jared Trask , Kaitlyn Stockley
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Memorial University Department of Chemistry Award

  $50/project/student in a junior category ($50 cash)
    (1127) Quels sont les effets de différentes substances sur le taux que la glace fond a 0 degrés Celsius
        Student: Alexander Jeon
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

  $50/project/student in a intermediate category ($50 cash)
    (2110) How Pure is It? using nematic liquid crystals to detect impurities in water
        Student: Archita Adluri
        School: Holy Heart

  $50/project/student in a senior category ($50 cash)
    (3310) Shedding Light on Microalgae to Biofuel Production in Cold Environments
        Students: Jared Trask , Kaitlyn Stockley
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Memorial University Department of Physics

  $50/project/student in a junior category ($50 cash)
    (1125) The Singing Wine Glass
        Student: Joseph Coffin
        School: Mount Pearl Intermediate

  $50/project/student in an intermediate project ($50 cash)
    (2108) Gyroscopes
        Student: Zachary Burt
        School: Holy Spirit High School

  $50/project/student in an senior project ($50 cash)
    (3112) Unveiling Dark Matter: A Study of Dark Matter and its Effects on Galaxy Clusters
        Student: Anna O'Grady
        School: Bishops College

Memorial University Department of Psychology and the Association of Psychologists of Newfoundland and Labrador Award

  Plaque and Cheque/ junior project - provided by Psychology
    (1107) Driven to Distraction
        Students: Joshua Murphy , Joshua Veber
        School: Lakecrest – St. John’s Independent School

  Plaque and Cheque/ intermediate project - provided by Psychology
    (2316) Skin Deep-Perception of Appearances
        Students: Joycelyn Moulton , Molly Clarke
        School: Holy Spirit High School

  Plaque and Cheque/ senior project - provided by Psychology
    (3312) The Effects of Wording
        Students: Adam Quirk , Shannon Rogers
        School: Bishops College

Memorial University Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences Award

  $200/project in a junior category
    (1116) How "Cool" are Rooftop Gardens?
        Student: Nitish Bhatt
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

  $200/project in an intermediate category
    (2117) Using magnetorheological fluids to stabilize buildings against seismic activity
        Student: Fiza Farrukh
        School: Holy Heart

  $200/project in a senior category
    (3101) A River Runs Through It - Retrofitting the Urban Environment to Reduce Flooding
        Student: Michael Fleet
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Memorial University Faculty of Medicine, Division of Biomedical Sciences Award

  $50/project/student; plaque/student ($50 cash)
    (3302) Can Your Diet Prevent Alzheimer's? The effects of Lysine on Amyloid Precursor Protein Processing
        Student: Sarah Winsor
        School: Bishops College

Memorial University Ocean Sciences Award

  Plaque/student and $100/project. Plaque and $50 for School ($150 cash)
    (1121) Oil Behavior
        Student: Tyler Caines
        School: St. Peter's Junior High School

Neety Panu Award

  Cash ($100 cash)
    (1323) Can you remember ?
        Students: Kayla Ford , Sarah Madden
        School: St. Michael's High

Newfoundland and Labrador Institute of Agrologists Award

  Plaque/student and $50/project, $50 for School Science Department ($100 cash)
    (1301) Aquaponiques - La Vague du Futur
        Student: Laura Couturier
        School: Holy Trinity High School

Newfoundland and Labrador Lung Association Award

  $100/project ($100 cash)
    (1316) asthma
        Student: Selina Zhao
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

Newfoundland and Labrador Society for Medical Laboratory Science Award

  $100/project ($100 cash)
    (3308) Partridgeberry Extract Kills Cervical Cancer Cells By Apoptosis
        Students: Holly Burford , Natalie Griffin
        School: Bishops College

Northeast Avalon Atlantic Coastal Action Plan Award

   ($50 cash)
    (1121) Oil Behavior
        Student: Tyler Caines
        School: St. Peter's Junior High School

   ($50 cash)
    (2110) How Pure is It? using nematic liquid crystals to detect impurities in water
        Student: Archita Adluri
        School: Holy Heart

   ($50 cash)
    (3301) A Half-Year Study on Eutrophication in Local Ponds
        Student: Emily V. Walsh
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Royal Astronomical Society of Canada Joseph English Memorial Award

  $75/project ($75 cash)
    (3112) Unveiling Dark Matter: A Study of Dark Matter and its Effects on Galaxy Clusters
        Student: Anna O'Grady
        School: Bishops College

Junior Stockholm Water Prize

  Junior Stockholm Water Prize
    (3101) A River Runs Through It - Retrofitting the Urban Environment to Reduce Flooding
        Student: Michael Fleet
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Women in Science and Engineering Award

  $50/junior project by female(s) student; certificate/student ($50 cash)
    (1312) L'Exporation de la Dominance du Cerveau...Comment est-ce que la dominance du cerveau nous affecte?
        Students: Megan Spencer , Julia Hudson
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

  $50/intermediate project by female student(s); certificate/student ($50 cash)
    (2307) Evolution of a New Addiction
        Student: Kathryn Bowers
        School: Holy Spirit High School

  $50/senior project by female student(s); plaque/student ($50 cash)
    (3308) Partridgeberry Extract Kills Cervical Cancer Cells By Apoptosis
        Students: Holly Burford , Natalie Griffin
        School: Bishops College