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2018 Special Award Winners

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Best Engineering Award

  Best Engineering Project ($100 cash)
    (16001) A Novel Study In Teaching A Deep Neural Network To Learn
        Student: Olivia Hilchie
        School: Madeline Symonds Middle School

Award for Best Biology Project

  Award for Best Biology Project ($100 cash)
    (316001) The effect of Electromagnetic Fields on Mung Beans enriched in Zinc Ions
        Student: Isaac Burke
        School: Fountain Academy of the Sacred Heart

    (217001) Effect of Chitosan on Plant Growth under Abiotic and Biotic Stress
        Student: Janani Venkat
        School: Bedford Academy

Award for Best Physics Project

  Award for Best Physics Project ($100 cash)
    (110002) Dragging on - A Study of the Effect of Length, Surface Coating and Stern Angle on Drag
        Student: Finley Nakatsu
        School: Madeline Symonds Middle School

    (216001) Coldplay
        Students: Claire DesRoches , Devlin Millard-Traynor
        School: Halifax Independent School

Best Chemistry Project

  Best Chemistry Project ($100 cash)
    (23001) Determination of Antioxidant Levels in Fruit Juices, Fruit Extracts, and Multivitamin Supplements
        Student: Harshita Pasumarthi
        School: Halifax Grammar School

    (15002) How To Measure pH Levels With a Red Cabbage
        Student: Maya Hagar
        School: Ihsan Academy

Best Atmospheric, Meteorological or Oceanic Project

  Best Atmospheric, Meteorological or Oceanic Project ($100 cash)
    (21001) Migratory Confusion in Leatherback Sea Turtles
        Student: Aidan James
        School: Fountain Academy of the Sacred Heart

    (17001) Why the sky is blue
        Student: Xavier Coggins
        School: Newbridge Academy

Best Use of Math and/or Computer Sciences

  Best Use of Math and/or Computer Sciences ($100 cash)
    (29001) Increasing Diagnostic Potency of FNA Tests for Pancreatic Cancer
        Student: Om Agarwal
        School: Citadel High School

Peter Underwood Memorial Award

  Peter Underwood Memorial Award ($100 cash)
    (21001) Migratory Confusion in Leatherback Sea Turtles
        Student: Aidan James
        School: Fountain Academy of the Sacred Heart

Best Behavioural and/or Social Science Project

  Best Behavioral and/or Social Science Project ($100 cash)
    (12001) Elephant, Elephant: An Investigation Into Improving Memory
        Student: Aeryn Eastwood
        School: Halifax Independent School

Best (Human) Health or Health Profession Project

  Best (Human) Health or Health Profession Project ($100 cash)
    (29001) Increasing Diagnostic Potency of FNA Tests for Pancreatic Cancer
        Student: Om Agarwal
        School: Citadel High School

    (314001) Effect of Saline Concentrations Used to Irrigate a Catheter on Lesion Size
        Student: David Sapp
        School: Fountain Academy of the Sacred Heart

Passion for Science

  Passion for Science ($100 cash)
    (216004) Cathode Ray, Double Slit Experiment
        Student: Kael Schaffhauser
        School: Newbridge Academy

Dalhousie University - Faculty of Science - Scholarship

  Scholarship ($1500 scholarship)
    (314001) Effect of Saline Concentrations Used to Irrigate a Catheter on Lesion Size
        Student: David Sapp
        School: Fountain Academy of the Sacred Heart

Saint Mary's University - Faculty of Science - Scholarship

  Scholarship ($2000 scholarship)
    (29001) Increasing Diagnostic Potency of FNA Tests for Pancreatic Cancer
        Student: Om Agarwal
        School: Citadel High School