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2015 Special Award Winners

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ACFOMI Michel-Sarrazin Award

  $50 cash prize ($50 cash)
    (2327) Rechargeable vs Alcaline
        Student:
        School: École Secondaire Mille-Îles

    (2212) Le principe du siphon
        Student:
        School: École Secondaire Mille-Îles

    (2211)
        Student: Athmane Darenfed
        School: École Secondaire Mille-Îles

    (1313) To be or not to be Concrete
        Students: Bronis MacDougall , Mathis Filiartrult
        School: École Mgr- Rémi-Gaulin

City of Kingston Best Environmental Project Award

  $50 cash prize and plaque ($50 cash)
    (2302) The Biodegradable K-Cup
        Students: Alex Wright , Emily Porter
        School: Odessa Public School

CMC Microsystems Award

  $100 gift certificate at Best Buy
    (1303) Beam me up!
        Student: Xan Fraser
        School: King's Town School

    (2318) ( o )ing The Future
        Students: Wail Osman , Abd El Rahman Elsebaie
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Engineering Seismology Group Award

  50$ cash prize and plaque ($50 cash)
    (1126) Hit'n the Tide
        Students: Zahraa Hossenbaccus , Hannah Parris
        School: Cataraqui Woods Elementary School

Kingston Field Naturalists Award

  $50 Gift Certificate
    (1115) The Very Hungry Caterpillar
        Student: Mara Klug
        School: Martello Enrichment School

    (1106) Ticks: Your Neighbours?
        Student: Edward Vander Wilp
        School: Kingston Christian School

Health Promotion Award (KFL&A Public Health)

  Cash prize of $100 ($100 cash)
    (2413) How talking on a cell phone affects reaction time
        Student: Arash Kamali
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Kingston Technology Council Innovation Award

  $100 Cash Award ($100 cash)
    (2328) Sensor Your Way Through It!
        Students: Malek Jnifene , Rahman Noureldin
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Leahurst College Award for Excellence in Science

  $5000 Tuition Scholarship ($5000 scholarship)
    (2324) Raindrop Power: Harvesting Rainfall to Generate Power
        Students: Alex Chan , Nathan Pilkey
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (2115) Oh No! What's In The H20?:An Analysis Of Treated Water For Micro-Plastics
        Student: Anez Poulos
        School: Ernestown Secondary School

    (2125) Do Plants Think?
        Student: Andy Cai
        School: Calvin Park Public School

  Runner-up for $5000 Scholarship ($5000 scholarship)
    (2427) Focus with Sound
        Student: Liam Andrew
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (1209) Lights, Camera, TRACTION!
        Student: Jasmin Sandhu
        School: Martello Enrichment School

    (2428) The Seven Year Theory
        Student: William Smith
        School: King's Town School

    (1312) Lifting A Ton Without Sweating A Drop
        Student: Arjun Devnani
        School: Cataraqui Woods Elementary School

    (1407) What Does Your Brain See?
        Student: Lydia Morrow
        School: Sydenham Public School

    (2203) You Can Take This Shot To The Bank
        Student: Matthew Wilson
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists Award

  $60 cash award and plaque ($60 cash)
    (1303) Beam me up!
        Student: Xan Fraser
        School: King's Town School

Professional Engineers of Ontario Award

  First prize: $100 cash and plaque(s) plus school trophy ($100 cash)
    (3301) Gone With The Wind: An Experimental Apparatus For Building Response To Wind
        Student: Dylan Layton-Matthews
        School: Loyalist Collegiate & Vocational Institute

  Second prize: $100 cash and plaque(s) ($100 cash)
    (1313) To be or not to be Concrete
        Students: Bronis MacDougall , Mathis Filiartrult
        School: École Mgr- Rémi-Gaulin

Queen's University Centre for Neuroscience Studies Award

  $50 Cash prize ($50 cash)
    (1411) Eye See A Camera
        Student: Jean-Christophe Panzer
        School: Lakeshore School

    (2330) Buy-ology: Neuromarketing and the Internet
        Student: Claire Dickison
        School: Kingston Christian School

Queen's University Department of Biology Award

  Book prizes ($50 value)
    (1103) Dogs and thier sense of smell
        Student: Louis Grogan
        School: Rideau Public School

    (1111) Wet Roots
        Student: Emma Decaire
        School: Lakeshore School

    (2113) The Effect of Salinity on Germination
        Student: Tim Lee
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (1403) Can Drosophila "Beet" Hydrogen Peroxide?
        Student: Keiran Barr
        School: King's Town School

Queen's University Eco-adventure Summer Camp Award,Department of Biology

  One week at Eco-Adventure camp
    (2123) Are Your Weeds On Drugs?
        Student: Cameron Smith
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences Prize in Anatomy and Cell Biology

  Cash Prize of $50 ($50 cash)
    (1408) I'm Not Joking - It's Time To Stop Smoking!
        Student: Ava Simpson
        School: King's Town School

    (4401) The Scent of Ovarian Cancer: A Diagnostic Test for Ovarian Cancer
        Student: Neel Sharma
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute

Queen's University Department of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences Prize in Microbiology & Immunology

  Cash Prize of $50 ($50 cash)
    (2112) Febreze and Bacteria: Does a Clean Smell Mean a Clean Surface?
        Student: Abby Simpson
        School: King's Town School

    (1415) Bacteria Busters: Does hand sanitizer, antibacterial soap, soap, or water best clean hands?
        Students: Lily Rich , Jocelyn O'Brien
        School: Sydenham Public School

Queen's University Department of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences Prize in Physiology

  Cash Prize of $50 ($50 cash)
    (1403) Can Drosophila "Beet" Hydrogen Peroxide?
        Student: Keiran Barr
        School: King's Town School

    (2117) Creatine monophosphate: The small molecule with a big punch
        Student: Justin Biraben
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Chemistry Award

  Cash Prize ($100 cash)
    (2207) Bubbling With Energy
        Student: Lydia Elbatarny
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Award

  First Prize: Cash prize of $125 and winner's name(s) on a trophy displayed at the university department. ($125 cash)
    (2307) SMART Car Seat
        Student: Daniel Levin
        School: Calvin Park Public School

  Second Prize: Cash prize of $75 ($75 cash)
    (2318) ( o )ing The Future
        Students: Wail Osman , Abd El Rahman Elsebaie
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Explore Camp Award, Department of Geography

  One week at Explore Camp
    (1107) Clean or Dirty : Which vegetable makes the best biodiesel?
        Student: Madison Mussari
        School: Kingston Christian School

Queen's University Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering Award

  Cash prize ($100 cash)
    (3301) Gone With The Wind: An Experimental Apparatus For Building Response To Wind
        Student: Dylan Layton-Matthews
        School: Loyalist Collegiate & Vocational Institute

Queen's University Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine Award

  First place - cash prize ($100 cash)
    (4401) The Scent of Ovarian Cancer: A Diagnostic Test for Ovarian Cancer
        Student: Neel Sharma
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute

  Second place - cash prize ($50 cash)
    (1403) Can Drosophila "Beet" Hydrogen Peroxide?
        Student: Keiran Barr
        School: King's Town School

Queen's University Department of Physics Award

  Cash prize and certificate ($100 cash)
    (1209) Lights, Camera, TRACTION!
        Student: Jasmin Sandhu
        School: Martello Enrichment School

    (1109) Static Shock
        Student: David Patterson
        School: King's Town School

Queen's University Engineering Society Science Quest Awards

  One week at Science Quest Camp
    (1312) Lifting A Ton Without Sweating A Drop
        Student: Arjun Devnani
        School: Cataraqui Woods Elementary School

  One week at Girls Quest Camp (restricted to girls)
    (1402) Step It Up!
        Student: Emma Detomasi
        School: Martello Enrichment School

  One week at Entrepreneurs in Science Camp
    (2307) SMART Car Seat
        Student: Daniel Levin
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University School of Computing Award

  $50 cash prize + plaque ($50 cash)
    (2328) Sensor Your Way Through It!
        Students: Malek Jnifene , Rahman Noureldin
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University School of Environmental Studies Award

  $50 Book Prize
    (2105) Green Options For Improving Extraction Efficiency of Bitumen from Oil Sands
        Student: Kaamraan Islam
        School: King's Town School

    (1110) Get Out Oil
        Student: Autumn Bleackley
        School: Lakeshore School

    (1107) Clean or Dirty : Which vegetable makes the best biodiesel?
        Student: Madison Mussari
        School: Kingston Christian School

    (2123) Are Your Weeds On Drugs?
        Student: Cameron Smith
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Roots Down Sustainable Agriculture Award

  $50 Gift Certificate to Novel Idea Bookstore
    (1105) Save Our Soil: An experiment to discover if cover planting is a good way to prevent soil erosion
        Student: Isabella Moxon
        School: King's Town School

Rotary Club of Kingston Environmental Innovator Award

  $100 cash prize ($100 cash)
    (2114) Why 'frack', there's no lack of biomass?
        Students: Asher Hounsell , Criswyn Paul
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (2133) The Power of One How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
        Student: Liam Casey
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Leo Enright Award for Astronomy

  Award of $100 and book "A Beginners Observing Guide" ($100 cash)
    (2322) Helium-3 The Power Source For Tomorrow
        Student: Justin MacKeigan
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Royal Military College of Canada Department of Military Psychology and Leadership

  $50 book prize
    (2427) Focus with Sound
        Student: Liam Andrew
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (1405) Fuzzy Memory
        Student:
        School: King's Town School

St. Lawrence College Faculty of Applied Science Award

  100$ cash ($100 cash)
    (2121) GO BANANAS!!!
        Student: Benjamin Ma
        School: Home Schooled

St. Lawrence College Research Department Award

  100$ cash ($100 cash)
    (2422) Do Mushrooms cure cancer?
        Student: Michael Ding
        School: Lakeshore School

St. Lawrence College President's Award

  100$ cash ($100 cash)
    (2105) Green Options For Improving Extraction Efficiency of Bitumen from Oil Sands
        Student: Kaamraan Islam
        School: King's Town School

Women in Science and Engineering

  1st Place: $60 cash prize
    (1205) Beware, Icy Conditions
        Student: Angela Lewis
        School: Amherstview Public School

  2nd Place: $40 cash prize
    (2325) Reinforcing the Idea of Better Building Materials
        Student: Sarah Hesp
        School: Calvin Park Public School

2015 University of Ottawa Entrance Scholarship Award

  $1000 Entrance Scholarship ($1000 scholarship)
    (4401) The Scent of Ovarian Cancer: A Diagnostic Test for Ovarian Cancer
        Student: Neel Sharma
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute