SOME OF THE
MAJOR WINNERS
PHOTOGRAPHED WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19, 2002 AT A CEREMONY HELD IN THE VANIER COLLEGE AUDITORIUM TO CLOSE OUT THE SCIENCE FAIR



Winners in a wide variety of categories received their prizes ranging from certificates
right up to a top cash prize of $750. In all, over $10,000 in prizes were awarded.



Marie-Claude Hebert
, Honourary President of the Bell Science Fair makes the presentation

 Bell Canada Best Overall Project Award
$750 cash prize
THIS YEAR'S WINNER:
Project 30 : Allium's Anti-cancer Allure
Lower Canada College
Alexander Blank



 

Merck Frosst Student Researcher Award
A medallion and a $400 Cash prize
Project 75: To Freeze or not to Freeze?
Centennial Regional High School
Alison Mockler

Christine O'Doherty (left) of Merck Frosst Canada Inc. presents the award to Alison

Imperial Oil Company Ltd. Esso Award
$500 University Scholarship
Project 79 : The New Era of Recombinant DNA
St. Thomas High School
Anand Athhiviraham

Dr. Eric Norris, (right) Dean of Student Affairs
at McGill University presents award to Anand

 

Concordia University Awards for
Achievement in Computer Science

$250 cash prize
Prtofect 19: Adding Bits and Bytes
Royal West Academy
Megan Hudson


Carole Charlebois of the Conseil de
développement loisir scientifique
presents the award to Megan

Concordia University Awards for Achievement in Computer Science
$250 cash prize
Project 86 : Simply Fractal!
Vanier College
Manuel Carrier-Nunes


Carole Chalebois of the Conseil de développement loisir scientifique
presents the award to Manuel

Hydro-Quebec Energy Award
$250 Cash Prize
+ "Day of Science" with Hydro-Quebec
Project 101 : Optimizing Wind Power
Collège Prep International
Evan Pan / Adam Katolik

Hugo Bélisle (left) of l'Ordre des chimistes du Québec
presents the award to Evan and Adam

McGill University Faculty of Science Award
$200 Cash Prize
Project 64: Cancer Killer: Nature Attacks!
Laurentian Regional High School
David Lim


Dr. Eric Norris, Dean of Student Affairs
at McGill University presents award to David

Special Prize for a Teacher Contribution
to the Science Fair Movement in
the Greater Montreal area.
Centennial Regional High School
Janet Bray


Ms. Bray of Centennial Regional High
accepts her prize, a "weekend for two"
hotel package, presented to her by
Wilson Wong of Bell Canada.

Concordia University Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science Award
$250 Cash Prize AND
École Polytechnique de Montréal Award
$100 Cash Prize

Project 112: Egg Cracking Machine
St. George's School of Montreal
Russell Bastos


Dominic Perry (right) Director of the Educational Alliance For Science And Technology presents award to Russell

 

 

McGill University Dept. of Physics Award
$150 Cash Prize
Project 71: Air Ions by the Cubic cm.
Lakeside Academy
John Pinnell

Hugo Bélisle (right) of l'Ordre des chimistes
du Québec presents the award to John

McGill University Dept. of Biology Award
$150 Cash Prize
Proj 13: Do The Genes Make Me Look Fat?
St. George's School of Montreal
Laura Lee


Vanier Science Dean Fran Davis
presents the award to Laura

Biosphère Award
$150 cash prize
Project 120 : Water from Thin Air
Centennial Academy
Pablo Menghini


Serge Laberge from the Montreal Biosphere
presents the award to Pablo

McGill University Dept of Geography Award
$150 Cash Prize AND
Historica Foundation Award
(Canadian Encyclopedia 2001, CD-ROM Version)
Project 22 : Earthquakes
Lakeside Academy
Stephanie Russo / Roxana Keene-Vargas

Dean Fran Davis presents the
awards to Stephanie and Roxana

McGill University Dept of Chemical Engineering Award
$150 Cash Prize
Project 36: The Nernst Enigma
Rosemere High School
Jean-Claude Richard


Dr. Eric Norris, Dean of Student Affairs at McGill
University presents award to Jean-Claude

McGill U. School of Environment Award
$150 Cash Prize
Project 40: Bioplastics: The Organic Leap
Vincent Massey Collegiate
Natascia Tamburello / Alison Gendron


Dean Fran Davis presents the
awards to Natascia and Alison

 


McGill University Department of Civil Engineering
And Applied Mechanics Award

$150 Cash Prize
Project 60: The Force of Water on Objects
Emmanuel Christian School
Julie Newman / Emilie Antoun


Dr. Eric Norris, Dean of Student Affairs at McGill University presents award to Julie and Emilie


McGill University Department of Electrical
And Computer Engineering Award

$150 Cash Prize
Project 69: In the Eye of the Beholder
St. George's School of Montreal
Joseph Lallouz / Joshua Borts


Dr. Eric Norris, again, presenting
the award to Joseph and Joshua

 


McGill University Redpath Museum Award
$150 Cash Prize
Project 70: The Antibacterial Dandelion
Centennial Regional High School
Smriti Nayan / Nimrah Abbasi


Dean Fran Davis presents the
awards to Smriti and Nimrah

Concordia University Psychology Award
$100 Cash Prize
Project 82: Cognition and Schizophrenia
Marianopolis College
Lillian Shakibnia / Taniela Avedian


Vanier Academic Dean Peter Ross presents
the awards to Lillian and Taniela

 


McGill University Faculty of Engineering Award
$150 Cash Prize
Project 90: Smartcards
Laurier MacDonald High School
Vincenzo Marcovecchio


Dr. Eric Norris presents the award to Vincenzo

Concordia University Faculty of Arts
and Science Award
: $100 Cash Prize
98 Spectra Signature Polychromator
Centennial Regional High School
Kota Talla / Karthik Iyer Subramanian


Former Academic Dean David Johnson
presents award to Kota and Karthik

 


Bronze Medal - Senior 2
Project 89: Effects of Rock Music on Plants
Vanier College
Cha-yin Wei / Sandy Huynh

Gordon MacDonald of Bell Canada
presents award to Sandy & Cha-Yin



OUR THANKS TO THE AWARDS CEREMONY MC's

Jim Munro and Saira Manjothi

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