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2017 Special Award Winners

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ACFOMI Michel-Sarrazin Award

  $50 cash prize ($50 cash)
    (3404)
        Student: Reem Gharib
        School: École Secondaire Mille-Îles

    (3102) Le papier d'alluminium vs. l'emballge en plastique
        Student: Sarah Lavoie
        School: École Secondaire Mille-Îles

    (3305)
        Student: Kara Fitzgerald
        School: École Secondaire Catholique Marie Rivier

    (2125) The science of crispy potatoes
        Students: Aleksa Zarin , Jacob Lam
        School: École Secondaire Catholique Marie Rivier

City of Kingston Best Environmental Project Award

  $50 cash prize and plaque ($50 cash)
    (3101) What Lurks in Your Water?
        Student: Cameron Smith
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute

CMC Microsystems Award

  $100 gift certificate at Best Buy
    (1302) Beet juice a Secret Weapon against Ice!
        Student: Yasmine Smaili
        School: King's Town School

    (2319) Piezo Power (Energy Harvesting)
        Student: Arjun Devnani
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Engineering Seismology Group Award

  50$ cash prize and plaque ($50 cash)
    (2110) Water Erosion On Rocks
        Student: Stella Koven
        School: King's Town School

INVISTA Special Award

  Cash Prize of $50 (Primary Project) plus a keeper trophy plus an in-class science workshop for the student's class &pizza lunch ($50 cash)
    (1102) Green Roofs: Can They Do More Than Looking Pretty?
        Student: Ruoning (Sophie) Shen
        School: King's Town School

  Cash Prize of $100 (Junior Project) plus a keeper trophy plus an in-class science workshop for the student's class & pizza lunch ($100 cash)
    (2431) Nicotinamide: Novel Skin Cancer Chemoprevention
        Student: Keiran Barr
        School: Calvin Park Public School

  Cash Prize of $250 (Intermediate Project) plus a keeper trophy ($250 cash)
    (3305)
        Student: Kara Fitzgerald
        School: École Secondaire Catholique Marie Rivier

  Cash Prize of $1000 (Senior Project) plus a keeper trophy ($1000 cash)
    (4304) 2 Dimentional Environment Mapping System (2DEMS)
        Students: Brandon Wales , Kendall Yach
        School: Napanee District Secondary School

Kingston Field Naturalists Award

  $50 Book Certificate (primary)
    (1115) The Impact on Humans of Cougar Repopulation in Ontario
        Student: Eileen Hickey
        School: Lord Strathcona Public School

  $100 Book Certificate - First place
    (2101) Birds of a Feather Feed Together
        Student: Willy Macpherson
        School: Calvin Park Public School

  $50 Book Certificate - Second Place
    (2116) Global Warming Effects On The Acheta Domesticus
        Student: Livia Wells
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Health Promotion Award (KFL&A Public Health)

  Cash prize of $50 ($50 cash)
    (2428) Can Stress Increase Your Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease?
        Student: Ilsa Jamil
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (3401)
        Student: Aidan Fraser
        School: École Secondaire Catholique Marie Rivier

Kingston Process Metallurgy Award

  Offer of 6 weeks employment with KPM at $525/week OR a cash award of $525.
    (4303) Down the Drain: An Alternate Approach to Microbead Filtration
        Student: Ella King
        School: Napanee District Secondary School

    (4306) Charged with a Salt and Battery
        Student: Alex Kovalev
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute

Kingston Technology Council Innovation Award

  $100 Cash Award ($100 cash)
    (2313) Artificial Pancreas
        Student: Imogen Lawford-Wickham
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Leahurst College Award for Excellence in Science

  $75 Science Shopping Spree Gift Certificate
    (1202) Awesome Aerodynamics
        Student: Richard Ovey
        School: King's Town School

    (2221) What are the Odds?
        Student: Brigid Green
        School: Sydenham Public School

    (2313) Artificial Pancreas
        Student: Imogen Lawford-Wickham
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (1106) The five second rule!
        Student: Stepan Samuleev
        School: Sydenham Public School

    (1109) Fluid Attraction! How do liquids affect magnets?
        Students: Zahra Simpson-Stairs , Isobel Smallman
        School: Sydenham Public School

Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists Award

  $60 cash award and plaque ($60 cash)
    (2202) Here Comes The Sun
        Student: David Parsons
        School: J.J. O'Neill Catholic School

Professional Engineers of Ontario Award

  First prize: $100 cash and plaque(s) plus school trophy ($100 cash)
    (4304) 2 Dimentional Environment Mapping System (2DEMS)
        Students: Brandon Wales , Kendall Yach
        School: Napanee District Secondary School

  Second prize: $100 cash and plaque(s) ($100 cash)
    (3302) Bringing a Prosthesis Alive: Novel Integration of Sensors with 3-D Prosthesis Technology
        Student: Kaamraan Islam
        School: Loyalist Collegiate & Vocational Institute

Queen's University Centre for Neuroscience Studies Award

  $100 Cash prize ($100 cash)
    (2425) Reflexes
        Student: Rachel Wilkinson
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Biology Award

  Book prizes ($50 value)
    (1404) Antibacterial Hand Cleaning Hype or Help^^6^6^^^
        Student: Zara Munshi
        School: James R. Henderson Public School

    (2431) Nicotinamide: Novel Skin Cancer Chemoprevention
        Student: Keiran Barr
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (2412) How Do Various Antifungal Affect Yeast
        Student: Clare Frymire
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (2101) Birds of a Feather Feed Together
        Student: Willy Macpherson
        School: Calvin Park Public School

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

  One week at Eco-Adventure camp
    (2104) VOC's?
        Student: Juliana Springer
        School: Lakeshore School

Queen's University Department of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences Award for the Amazing Human Body

  Cash Prize of $50 ($50 cash)
    (1405) Are Younger Hearts Faster?
        Student: Gala Baranchuk
        School: Lakeshore School

    (2435) Exploring the Link Between Skin Colour and Heterochromia
        Student: Olivia Hudel
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences Award for the Microscopic World

  Cash Prize of $50 ($50 cash)
    (1107) Mouldemort! Is There A Spell To Prevent Evil Mould?
        Student: Annie Tanzola
        School: Sydenham Public School

    (1111) Fermentation.
        Student: Isabella Savage
        School: Sydenham Public School

Queen's University Department of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences Award for Medicine, Drugs, and Food

  Cash Prize of $50 ($50 cash)
    (2407) Gum Hacks
        Student: Nick Gowlett
        School: Lakeshore School

    (2431) Nicotinamide: Novel Skin Cancer Chemoprevention
        Student: Keiran Barr
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Chemistry Award

  Cash Prize ($100 cash)
    (2227)
        Student: Nicholas Roumanis
        School: École Secondaire Catholique Marie Rivier

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)
    (4304) 2 Dimentional Environment Mapping System (2DEMS)
        Students: Brandon Wales , Kendall Yach
        School: Napanee District Secondary School

  Second Prize: Cash prize of $75 ($75 cash)
    (3302) Bringing a Prosthesis Alive: Novel Integration of Sensors with 3-D Prosthesis Technology
        Student: Kaamraan Islam
        School: Loyalist Collegiate & Vocational Institute

Queen's University Explore Camp Award, Department of Geography and Planning

  One week at Explore Camp
    (1103) Rain & Run Off
        Student: Tess Fraser
        School: King's Town School

Queen's University Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering Award

  Cash prize ($100 cash)
    (2216) Untangling the Mystery
        Student: Elizabeth Lee
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine Award

  First place - cash prize ($100 cash)
    (2432) While you were dreaming
        Student: Rida Safeer
        School: Calvin Park Public School

  Second place - cash prize ($50 cash)
    (2409) Technology The Newest Addiction to the Market
        Student: Elli Parsons
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University Department of Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy Award

  Cash prize and certificate ($150 cash)
    (1105) Magnetism
        Student: Sanjana Sinha
        School: Lancaster Drive Public School

    (2221) What are the Odds?
        Student: Brigid Green
        School: Sydenham Public School

Queen's University Engineering Society Science Quest Awards

  One week at Science Quest Camp
    (2308) Sprincase
        Student: Chelsea Kim
        School: Calvin Park Public School

  One week at Girls Quest Camp (restricted to girls)
    (1107) Mouldemort! Is There A Spell To Prevent Evil Mould?
        Student: Annie Tanzola
        School: Sydenham Public School

  One week at Eco Camp
    (2214) Bioplastic Extravaganza: The Effects of Additives on Tensile Strength of Bioplastic
        Student: Jolee Fu
        School: Calvin Park Public School

Queen's University School of Computing Award

  $50 cash prize + plaque ($50 cash)
    (3302) Bringing a Prosthesis Alive: Novel Integration of Sensors with 3-D Prosthesis Technology
        Student: Kaamraan Islam
        School: Loyalist Collegiate & Vocational Institute

Queen's University School of Environmental Studies Award

  $50 Book Prize
    (2122) MMO Cow: How microbiome changes can lower methane emissions from livestock
        Student: Evan Sharma
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (1302) Beet juice a Secret Weapon against Ice!
        Student: Yasmine Smaili
        School: King's Town School

    (3101) What Lurks in Your Water?
        Student: Cameron Smith
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute

    (2102) Hot beds and horticulture: Manure's microclimate. How does your garden grow - when it's ten below?
        Student: Grace DeVries
        School: Kingston Christian School

Roots Down Sustainable Agriculture Award

  $50 Gift Certificate to Novel Idea Bookstore
    (2102) Hot beds and horticulture: Manure's microclimate. How does your garden grow - when it's ten below?
        Student: Grace DeVries
        School: Kingston Christian School

Rotary Club of Kingston Environmental Innovator Award

  $100 cash prize ($100 cash)
    (2122) MMO Cow: How microbiome changes can lower methane emissions from livestock
        Student: Evan Sharma
        School: Calvin Park Public School

    (4305) Oil Spills: The Magnetic Connection
        Student: Sabira Sayeda
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute

Leo Enright Award for Astronomy

  Award of $100 and book "A Beginners Observing Guide" ($100 cash)
    (2222) Galactic Jello: A model of gravitational waves
        Student: Joshua Dove
        School: Kingston Christian School

Royal Military College of Canada Department of Military Psychology and Leadership

  $50 book prize certificate
    (1402) The effect of conversational classroom noise on performance of a visual reaction time task
        Student: Dekard Andrew
        School: King's Town School

    (2430) "Carrot" or "Stick"
        Student:
        School: Calvin Park Public School

St. Lawrence College Behavioural Science Award

  $100 cash
    (2430) "Carrot" or "Stick"
        Student:
        School: Calvin Park Public School

St. Lawrence College Faculty of Applied Science Award

  100$ cash ($100 cash)
    (4101) Radon Within Napanee
        Student: Haley Burke
        School: Napanee District Secondary School

St. Lawrence College Health Science Award

  $100 cash
    (1415) "C" What You Should Eat?
        Student: Matteo Bardana
        School: Sydenham Public School

St. Lawrence College Research Department Award

  100$ cash ($100 cash)
    (1406) Lighting up My Life
        Student: Samanntha Springer
        School: Lakeshore School

St. Lawrence College President's Award

  100$ cash ($100 cash)
    (1104) Rusting Rebar
        Student: Sarena Sandhu
        School: Lakeshore School

STEAMworks Summer Camp Award

  a week at STEAMworks Summer Camp
    (1402) The effect of conversational classroom noise on performance of a visual reaction time task
        Student: Dekard Andrew
        School: King's Town School

    (1302) Beet juice a Secret Weapon against Ice!
        Student: Yasmine Smaili
        School: King's Town School

    (1415) "C" What You Should Eat?
        Student: Matteo Bardana
        School: Sydenham Public School

    (1107) Mouldemort! Is There A Spell To Prevent Evil Mould?
        Student: Annie Tanzola
        School: Sydenham Public School

Women in Science and Engineering

  Cash prize for Junior / Intermediate students(s) ($40 cash)
    (2313) Artificial Pancreas
        Student: Imogen Lawford-Wickham
        School: Calvin Park Public School

  Cash prize open to all ages ($60 cash)
    (4109) Water You Doing to the Ocean?
        Student: Jessica Grennan
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute

2017 University of Ottawa Entrance Scholarship Award

  $1000 Entrance Scholarship ($1000 scholarship)
    (4305) Oil Spills: The Magnetic Connection
        Student: Sabira Sayeda
        School: Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute