Growing a Culture of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Nova Scotia Youth Experiences in Science Society Expands Programs for Grades 7-12
February 20, 2015 – Halifax, NS – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)

The connection between science and entrepreneurial aspirations will be strengthened among Nova Scotia’s junior high and high school students thanks to the efforts of the Nova Scotia Youth Experiences in Science (NS YES!) Society in conjunction with the Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development (CEED) and other partners. NS YES! is engaged in developing, delivering and promoting programs and materials that bring science, innovation and entrepreneurship to Nova Scotia science students in grades 7-12.

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NOVA SCOTIA REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIRS 2015

ANNAPOLIS VALLEY REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: March 30 to April 2, 2015
Fair Location:
NSCC Kingstec Campus
236 Belcher Street
Kentville, NS
B4N 0A6
Near: Exit 12/ Access Road to Belcher

Public Viewing:
April 1, 2015 1:00PM – 7:30PM
April 1, 2015 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Awards Ceremony: April 2, 2015 7:00PM – 8:30PM

Contact Information:
Martha Stewert
Martha.Stewert@avrsb.ca

CAPE BRETON-VICTORIA REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: March 30 to April 1, 2015
Fair Location:
Cape Breton University
1250 Grand Lake Road
Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6L2

Public Viewing: April 1, 2015 6:00PM – 7:00PM
Awards Ceremony: April 1, 2015 7:00PM – 8:30PM

Contact Information:
True Burke
tburke@staff.ednet.ns.ca

CHIGNECTO EAST REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: April 8 – 9, 2015
Fair Location:
Nova Scotia Community College, Pictou Campus
Acadia Avenue
Stellarton, NS
B0K 1H0
Near: By Exit 24 Trans Canada Hwy.

Public Viewing: April 8, 2015 6:30PM – 8:00PM
Awards Ceremony: April 9, 2015 7:00PM – 8:00PM

Contact Information:
Parker Wong
parker.wong@ns.sympatico.ca

CHIGNECTO WEST REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: March 24, 2015
Fair Location:
Chignecto Central School Board Office Gymnasium
60 Lorne St.
Truro, NS
B2N 3K3
Near: Queen St. and Lorne St

Public Viewing: March 24, 2014 12:00PM – 1:00PM
Awards Ceremony: March 26, 2014 7:00PM – 8:30PM

Contact Information:
Steve Karrel
sekarrel@nstu.ca

CSAP REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: March 30, 2015
Fair Location:
École acadienne de Pomquet
R.R. #7 Taylor Road, Antigonish County
Pomquet, NS B0W 3M0

Public Viewing: March 30, 2015 1:00PM – 2:00PM
Awards Ceremony: March 30, 2015 2:00PM – 3:00PM

Contact Information:
Ron LeBlanc
lronald@csap.ca

HALIFAX REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR (HSTE)
Fair Date: March 27, 2015
Fair Location:
Loyola Conference Room
St. Mary’s University, 923 Robie St
Halifax, NS
B3H 3C3

Public Viewing: March 27, 2015 2:00PM – 4:00PM
Awards Ceremony: March 27, 2015 4:15PM – 5:30PM

Contact Information:
Timmy Brown
tbrown@hrsb.ns.ca

MI’KMA’Q FIRST NATION REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: April 8, 2015
Fair Location:
LSK Indian Brook School
579 Church Street
Indian Brook, NS
B0N 1W0

Public Viewing: April 15, 2015 10:00AM – 2:00PM
Awards Ceremony: April 15, 2015 2:30PM – 3:00PM

Contact Information:
Andrew Smith
a.smith@ns.sympatico.ca

SOUTH SHORE REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: March 24, 2015
Fair Location:
Lunenburg Community Centre Arena
19 Green Street
Lunenburg, NS
B0J 2C0

Public Viewing: March 24, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Awards Ceremony: March 24, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Contact Information:
Jane Berrigan
jberrigan@nspes.ca

STRAIT REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: March 30 to April 1, 2015
Fair Location:
Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre
Reeves Street
Port Hawkesbury, NS
B9A 2K9

Public Viewing: March 31, 2015 2:30PM – 3:30PM
Awards Ceremony: April 1, 2015 7:00PM – 8:00PM

Contact Information:
Andrew Clarey
andrew.clarey@strait.ednet.ns.ca

TRI-COUNTY REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR
Fair Date: April 1, 2015
Fair Location:
Nova Scotia Community College, Burridge Campus
372 Pleasant Street
Yarmouth, NS
B5A 2L2
Near: Pleasant and Hibernia

Public Viewing: April 1 26, 2015 1:00PM – 3:15PM
Awards Ceremony: April 1, 2015 3:15PM – 4:00PM

Contact Information:
Gerry Randell
grandell@tcrsb.ca

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13th Annual Provincial Science Fair Showcase

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NS YES! Presents the 13th Annual
Provincial Science Fair Showcase
May 1st–3rd at Saint Mary’s University
McNally Main Auditorium

Come and meet the minds behind the award-winning grade 7-12 science fair projects from across Nova Scotia: Robotics, Alternative Energy, Novel Inventions, Biological Studies, and much much MORE!

Open to the Public May 3: 11:00am to 12:00pm
Click here for the Showcase Schedule
Click here to download Poster in PDF format

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