Winners

2009 Special Award Winners

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American Society for heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers

   ($200 cash)
    (1228) Combining solar and wind energy
        Student: Charlie hardwick-kelly
        School: Immaculata High School

    (2206) Les bienfaits des toits verts
        Student: Chanel Fournier
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1233) Les Isolants Incroyables
        Students: Wissal Kobeissi , Nicola Hadwen
        School: Fisher Park Public School

Canadian Math Society

   ($100 cash)
    (1606) Sample Size It
        Student: Rishika Aggarwal
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

   ($100 cash)
    (2605) The Pendulum Experiment: The Effect of Mass, Angle, and Length on Period
        Student: Zerin Khan
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

Canadian Museum of Nature

   ($100 cash)
    (1220) Saving the Birds, One Window at a Time
        Student: Charlie Sobcov
        School: Turnbull School

Canada Meteorological and Oceanographic Society - Ottawa Centre

  Cash, certificate ($75 cash)
    (1210) Rockin' Waves
        Student: Sara Mack
        School: Elmwood School

  Cash, certificate and school plaque ($100 cash)
    (1238) L'effet des pluies acides sur les écosystèmes
        Students: Simon Martel , Martin Lauzon
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Canadian Nuclear Society

   ($100 cash)
    (2103) Atherosclerosis
        Student: Aarti Singla
        School: Elmwood School

Canadian Society for Civil Engineering - Sustainability and Infrastructure

  Canadian Society of Civil Engineering ($100 cash)
    (1212) Earthquake Shake
        Students: Trevor Haebe , Hani Warith
        School: Ashbury College

  Canadian Society of Civil Engineering ($100 cash)
    (1321) Geodesic Domes
        Students: Ishan Goyal , Seth Eichhorst
        School: W.O. Mitchell Elementary School

Chemical Institute of Canada/Canadian Society of Chemical Engineering

  Chemical institute of Canada ($100 cash)
    (2208) Pesticide écologique
        Student: Alixia Farrell
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

  Chemical Institute of Canada ($100 cash)
    (1219) Biological Detection of Soil Toxins
        Student: Adamo Young
        School: Turnbull School

COM DEV Ltd.

  COM DEV Ltd. ($100 cash)
    (2304) Wireless Power II: Characterizing Magnetically Coupled Fields
        Students: Sandro Young , Justin Li
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute, Sir Robert Borden High School

  COM DEV Ltd. ($100 cash)
    (2606) Novel Energies and Performance
        Student: Alexandre Dionne-Gosselin
        School: École secondaire catholique l'Escale

  COM DEV Ltd. ($100 cash)
    (1319) Solenoid Field Strength
        Student: Caleb Jonker
        School: Ottawa Christian School

EnviroExpo Special Award

  EnviroExpo Special Award ($100 cash)
    (2209) La transformation écologique des déchets ménagers organiques en bioéthanol
        Student: Victoria-Marie Cusson
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Gamma Dynacare (Junior)

   ($100 cash)
    (1418) Doctor's Best Friend
        Student: Velda Wong
        School: Holy Trinity Catholic High School

Gamma Dynacare (Intermediate)

   ($100 cash)
    (2101) Overcoming Spinal Cord Injuries: A Novel Microstructure Hollow Fiber Membrane for Spinal Cord Repair
        Student: Sathya Baskaran
        School: Nepean High School

Gamma Dynacare (Senior)

   ($100 cash)
    (3401) Développement d'un modèle animal de l'amblyopie anisométropique
        Student: Alen Antoun
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

The Hydro One Energy Ambassador Award

   ($100 cash)
    (1320) Spinning With It!
        Student: Sara Rushforth
        School: Summit Alternative School

Environmental Innovator Award

   ($100 cash)
    (2210) Prototype de compostage
        Students: Eli Zakhour , Francis Lefebvre
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

National Police Services - RCMP

  $50 and a pen ($50 cash)
    (1104) Extracting DNA from Low-Starch Contents
        Student: Abigail Chan
        School: Westboro Academy

  $50 and a pen ($50 cash)
    (2101) Overcoming Spinal Cord Injuries: A Novel Microstructure Hollow Fiber Membrane for Spinal Cord Repair
        Student: Sathya Baskaran
        School: Nepean High School

  $50 and a pen ($50 cash)
    (2305) Anti-dérapeur/Skid Proof
        Student: Eric Tichbourne
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

Natural Resources Canada - Environmental Sciences

  tote bag
    (1205) C.R.A.Y.F.I.S.H. - Cheap Readily Available Year-long Filters Implemented to Save Habitat
        Student: Aaron York-Lyon
        School: Hawthorne Public School

    (1229) Mini Water Purification System
        Student: Dhanuddara Mohottalage
        School: Cedarview Middle School

    (1236) L'eau c'est gratuit; Payer c'est folie!
        Student: Marko Samija
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

    (1219) Biological Detection of Soil Toxins
        Student: Adamo Young
        School: Turnbull School

Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences (Junior)

  Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones Prize Pack (Junior)
    (1212) Earthquake Shake
        Students: Trevor Haebe , Hani Warith
        School: Ashbury College

  Rocks and Minerals and Gemstones Prize Pack (Intermediate/Senior)
    (2303) Le séisme secoue, la fondation dissipe
        Student: Jessilyn Chiasson
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Natural Resources Canada - Forestry

  tote bag
    (2208) Pesticide écologique
        Student: Alixia Farrell
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Natural Resources Canada - Energy

  tote bag
    (2209) La transformation écologique des déchets ménagers organiques en bioéthanol
        Student: Victoria-Marie Cusson
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1217) Tidal Turbines: Shrouded in Mystery
        Student: Ian Mangione
        School: Turnbull School

Ontario Association of Medical Laboratories Award

   ($100 cash)
    (2101) Overcoming Spinal Cord Injuries: A Novel Microstructure Hollow Fiber Membrane for Spinal Cord Repair
        Student: Sathya Baskaran
        School: Nepean High School

Ottawa Field Naturalists' Club

  $50 + one year membership to the OFN ($50 cash)
    (1220) Saving the Birds, One Window at a Time
        Student: Charlie Sobcov
        School: Turnbull School

  $50 + one year membership to the OFN ($50 cash)
    (2212) Brood Parasitism and It's Effects On the Songbird Population
        Student: Sarah Bradford
        School: Notre Dame High School

  $50 + one year membership to the OFN ($50 cash)
    (1219) Biological Detection of Soil Toxins
        Student: Adamo Young
        School: Turnbull School

Ottawa Horticultural Society (Junior, Intermediate, Senior))

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Junior) ($75 cash)
    (1106) Algae And Magnetic Fields
        Student: Christopher Prost
        School: Henry Munro Middle School

  Ottawa Horticultural Society (Intermediate & Senior) ($75 cash)
    (2102) Save Our Wheat
        Student: Iris Perelman
        School: Sir Robert Borden High School

ORSF Committee - Consumer Products

   ($75 cash)
    (1601) Infra Red
        Student: Richard Hum
        School: Hawthorne Public School

   ($75 cash)
    (2305) Anti-dérapeur/Skid Proof
        Student: Eric Tichbourne
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

   ($75 cash)
    (1438) Energy Drinks
        Student: Danielle Rodriguez
        School: Ottawa Christian School

Professional Engineers Ontario-Ottawa Chapter

   ($50 cash)
    (1214) Can You Tolerate It ?
        Students: Sawsan Abu-Oshaibah , Sara Zeidan
        School: Abraar School

    (1301) The Hot Air Engine of Science 2
        Student: Scott Wallis
        School: Greenbank Middle School

    (1327) The Fundamentals of Hybrid Cars
        Students: Pragaash Prabhaharan , Gursangat Sidhu
        School: Sir Winston Churchill Public School

    (1219) Biological Detection of Soil Toxins
        Student: Adamo Young
        School: Turnbull School

    (1217) Tidal Turbines: Shrouded in Mystery
        Student: Ian Mangione
        School: Turnbull School

Partners in Research

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and will also be a special guest of the PIR/FCIHR at the "Ottawa Evening"
    (1427) L'ail et les oignons
        Students: Claire Bosnich , Megan Baker
        School: W.O. Mitchell Elementary School

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and will also be a special guest of the PIR/FCIHR at the "Ottawa Evening"
    (2601) Developing an Improved Synthetic Pathway to Pramiconazole Intermediates
        Student: Emma Graham
        School: Lisgar Collegiate Institute

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and will also be a special guest of the PIR/FCIHR at the "Ottawa Evening"
    (3401) Développement d'un modèle animal de l'amblyopie anisométropique
        Student: Alen Antoun
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

University of Ottawa Physics Department

  University of Ottawa Physics Department ($200 cash)
    (2305) Anti-dérapeur/Skid Proof
        Student: Eric Tichbourne
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

The UOIT Innovation Award

   ($100 cash)
    (1311) R.E.D.09 (Rover's Entertainment Device 2009)
        Student: Jesse York
        School: Bishop Hamilton Montessori

    (1220) Saving the Birds, One Window at a Time
        Student: Charlie Sobcov
        School: Turnbull School

Weizmann Institute of Science (Junior)

   ($25 cash)
    (1104) Extracting DNA from Low-Starch Contents
        Student: Abigail Chan
        School: Westboro Academy

Weizmann Institute of Science (Intermediate)

   ($50 cash)
    (2101) Overcoming Spinal Cord Injuries: A Novel Microstructure Hollow Fiber Membrane for Spinal Cord Repair
        Student: Sathya Baskaran
        School: Nepean High School

Weizmann Institute of Science (Senior)

   ($100 cash)
    (3401) Développement d'un modèle animal de l'amblyopie anisométropique
        Student: Alen Antoun
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

High Performance Computing Virtual Laboratory

  iPod
    (1606) Sample Size It
        Student: Rishika Aggarwal
        School: Joan of Arc Academy