Winners

2015 Special Award Winners

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Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Award

  $200/project ($200 cash)
    (1106) Recovery of oil in seawater using a net filter bag.
        Students: Shakib Miri , Brad Lundrigan
        School: Lakecrest – St. John’s Independent School

    (3108) Sea Level Rise Projections and Time of Emergence
        Student: Victoria Han
        School: Holy Heart

College of the North Atlantic Engineering Technology Award

  $200/project; plaque/student ($200 cash)
    (3110) Curling: How far can you go?
        Students: Megan Kearley , Bethany Baker
        School: Holy Spirit High School

College of the North Atlantic Health Sciences Award

  $200/project; plaque/student ($200 cash)
    (3214) Solutions to the Development of Antibiotic Resistant Strains of Bacteria
        Student: Colin Hunt
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

Conservation Corps Award - Conservation

  $250/project ($250 cash)
    (1215) Fishy Business - Potential Benefits of Fish Silage in Agriculture
        Student: Michael Kwabiah
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

Conservation Corps Award - Climate Change

  $250/project ($250 cash)
    (3101) COMPEL: A Novel Comprehensive Physical Environment Influenced Landslide Modelling System
        Student: Nitish Bhatt
        School: Gonzaga High School

Fisheries and Marine Institute Ocean Innovation Youth Award

  $250/project; conference attendance; project published in journal ($250 cash)
    (3103) Wave Energy
        Student: Mackenzie Woodfine
        School: Booth Memorial High School

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers Award

  $100/project; plaque/student ($100 cash)
    (3101) COMPEL: A Novel Comprehensive Physical Environment Influenced Landslide Modelling System
        Student: Nitish Bhatt
        School: Gonzaga High School

Memorial University Department of Biology Award

  $100/project ($100 cash)
    (1212) Bacteria & Banknotes
        Student: Evan Youden
        School: Lakecrest – St. John’s Independent School

  $125/project ($125 cash)
    (2215) The Placebo Effect Experiment
        Student: Haleh Zabihi
        School: Holy Heart

  $150/project ($150 cash)
    (3203) Childhood Cancer Chemotheraphy: A genotoxic option (Cisplatin) vs. a non-genotoxic option (Lapatinib).
        Student: Alyssa Young
        School: Holy Heart

Memorial University Department of Chemistry Award

  $50/student ($50 cash)
    (1113) The effects of contamination on the evaporation of water
        Student: Amanda Searle
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

  $50/student ($50 cash)
    (2106) Homemade Calorimeter
        Student: Benjamin Thomas
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

  $50/student ($50 cash)
    (3106) The Effect of Various Catalysts on the Decomposition and Reaction Rate of Hydrogen Peroxide
        Student: Olivia Young
        School: Holy Heart

Memorial University Department of Ocean Sciences Award

  $150/project; $50 for school; plaques for student and school ($200 cash)
    (1106) Recovery of oil in seawater using a net filter bag.
        Students: Shakib Miri , Brad Lundrigan
        School: Lakecrest – St. John’s Independent School

Memorial University Department of Physics

  $50/student ($50 cash)
    (1115) Viscosity
        Student: Daniel Dyer
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

  $50/student ($50 cash)
    (2127) Sound Reduction in decibels of different materials at different frequencies.
        Student: Samuel Bauer
        School: Holy Heart

  $50/student ($50 cash)
    (3101) COMPEL: A Novel Comprehensive Physical Environment Influenced Landslide Modelling System
        Student: Nitish Bhatt
        School: Gonzaga High School

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

  plaque & cheque per student
    (1234) Les Chiens et Daltonisme
        Student: Benjamin Halfyard
        School: Villanova Junior High

  plaque & cheque per student
    (2211) The Effect Of Gum on Memorization Skills
        Students: Jenna Hatcher , Claire Nash
        School: Holy Heart

  plaque & cheque per student
    (3211) How Fear Alters Our Perception
        Students: Julia Hudson , Billi Ann Yetman
        School: Holy Heart

Memorial University Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences Award

  $200/project ($200 cash)
    (1106) Recovery of oil in seawater using a net filter bag.
        Students: Shakib Miri , Brad Lundrigan
        School: Lakecrest – St. John’s Independent School

  $200/project ($200 cash)
    (2101) How Do Different Fluid Viscosities Affect a Hydraulic System?
        Student: Caitlyn Pratt
        School: Holy Heart

  $200/project ($200 cash)
    (3110) Curling: How far can you go?
        Students: Megan Kearley , Bethany Baker
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Memorial University Faculty of Medicine, Division of Biomedical Sciences Award

  $50/project; plaque/student ($50 cash)
    (3219) The Effect of Differing pH Levels on Cancerous and Non-Cancerous Cells
        Student: Guadalupe Koen-Alonso
        School: Holy Heart

Neety Panu Award

  $100/project ($100 cash)
    (2204) The Future Of Oil Spills
        Students: Nikita Harvey , Caitlin Yard
        School: Mobile Central High School

Newfoundland and Labrador College for Medical Laboratory Science Award

  $100/project ($100 cash)
    (3207) Blood clots:An investigation on the coagulation of the blood,and how different factors effect the way blood clots form
        Students: Mekaela Butler , Emily Griffin
        School: Holy Heart

Newfoundland and Labrador Institute of Agrologists Award

  $50/project, $50 for School; plaque for student & school ($100 cash)
    (1215) Fishy Business - Potential Benefits of Fish Silage in Agriculture
        Student: Michael Kwabiah
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

Newfoundland and Labrador Lung Association Award

  $100/project ($100 cash)
    (1123) Testing the ozone
        Student: Kathleen Murphy
        School: Mobile Central High School

Northeast Avalon Atlantic Coastal Action Plan Award

  $50/project ($50 cash)
    (1222) Comment la Pollution dans l'Eau Effect Les Plantes Aquatique et Comment donc ils Effects Nous
        Student: Gracie Barbeau
        School: Holy Trinity High School

  $50/project ($50 cash)
    (2109) L'acidité de la pluie et la neige et l'effet sur la croissance des radis
        Student: Michael Johnson
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

  $50/project ($50 cash)
    (3108) Sea Level Rise Projections and Time of Emergence
        Student: Victoria Han
        School: Holy Heart

SHAD NL Innovation Award

  Prize provided by SHAD
    (2209) A Low Cost Gel Block Model for Ultrasound Guided Training
        Student: Dina Shehata
        School: Holy Heart

Women in Science and Engineering Award

  $50/project; certificate/student ($50 cash)
    (1123) Testing the ozone
        Student: Kathleen Murphy
        School: Mobile Central High School

  $50/project; certificate/student ($50 cash)
    (2204) The Future Of Oil Spills
        Students: Nikita Harvey , Caitlin Yard
        School: Mobile Central High School

  $50/project; certificate/student ($50 cash)
    (3203) Childhood Cancer Chemotheraphy: A genotoxic option (Cisplatin) vs. a non-genotoxic option (Lapatinib).
        Student: Alyssa Young
        School: Holy Heart