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PRIZES 2017

Science Prizes, SPONSOR: Cawthron Foundation

Secondary Fair (years 11-13)

Secondary Fair (years 9-10)

   
Gold ($100) Gold ($75)    
Silver ($75) Silver ($50)    
Bronze ($50) Bronze ($25)    
Highly Recommended ($25) Highly Recommended ($10)    

 

Primary Fair (years 5-8)

Primary Fair (years 1-4)

Gold ($50) Gold ($50)
Silver ($25) Silver ($25)
Bronze ($10) Bronze ($10)
Highly Recommended ($5) Highly Recommended ($5)

 

Technology Prizes, SPONSOR: Cawthron Foundation

Secondary Fair (years 11-13)

Secondary Fair (years 9-10)

   
Gold ($100) Gold ($75)    
Silver ($75) Silver ($50)    
Bronze ($50) Bronze ($25)    
Highly Recommended ($25) Highly Recommended ($10)    

 

Primary Fair (years 5-8)

Primary Fair (years 1-4)

Gold ($50) Gold ($50)
Silver ($25) Silver ($25)
Bronze ($10) Bronze ($10)
Highly Recommended ($5) Highly Recommended ($5)

 

Research Projects Prizes, SPONSOR: Cawthron Foundation

Secondary Fair (years 11-13)

Secondary Fair (years 9-10)

   
Gold ($100) Gold ($75)    
Silver ($75) Silver ($50)    
Bronze ($50) Bronze ($25)    
Highly Recommended ($25) Highly Recommended ($10)    

 

Primary Fair (years 5-8)

Primary Fair (years 1-4)

Gold ($50) Gold ($50)
Silver ($25) Silver ($25)
Bronze ($10) Bronze ($10)
Highly Recommended ($5) Highly Recommended ($5)

 

Art  Prizes, SPONSOR: Cawthron Foundation

Secondary Fair (years 11-13)

Secondary Fair (years 9-10)

   
Gold ($100) Gold ($75)    
Silver ($75) Silver ($50)    
Bronze ($50) Bronze ($25)    
Highly Recommended ($25) Highly Recommended ($10)    

 

Primary Fair (years 5-8)

Primary (years 1-4)

   
Gold ($50) Gold ($50)    
Silver ($25) Silver ($25)    
Bronze ($10) Bronze ($10)    
Highly Recommended ($5) Highly Recommended ($5)    

 

Supreme Awards

SPONSOR: Cawthron Foundation

Award name: The John Cross Best Investigative practice
Prize: $500
Criteria Overall highest scoring science project

SPONSOR: Cawthron Foundation

Award Name: The Des Duthie Technology Award
Prize: $500 
Criteria: Overall highest scoring technology investigation



 Special Category Awards

Sponsor: The University of Otago - Secondary only

Award Name: The Hands On Science Award
Prize: An all-expenses paid placement at the Hands On Science event at the University of Otago
Criteria: The best application of scientific method for year 11-12 student
(Science only)

Sponsor: The Dick Roberts Memorial Trust- Secondary only

Award Name: The Dick Roberts Memorial Award
Prize: $350 + trophy for the best female and $350 + trophy for the best male student
Criteria: Best investigation relating to life sciences, biology or geology.

Sponsor: Plant & Food Research

Award Name: The Plant & Food Research Award
Prize: $250
Criteria: Best investigation around food technology or horticulture

Sponsor: NZ Baking Industry Research Trust

Award Name: The Baking Industry Research Trust Award
Prize: $50 + Book
Criteria: Best understanding of flour usage or bakery products in a food related project.

Sponsor: The Royal Aeronautical Society, Marlborough

Award Name: The Royal Aeronautical Society Award
Prize: $100
Criteria: Best investigation relating to flow, (incl hydro & aerodynamics, vessel building & design)

Sponsor: The Nelson Botanical Society

Award Name: The Botanical Society Award
Prize: $100 Secondary, $50 Primary
Criteria: Best investigation relating to botany

Sponsor: The Royal Forest and Bird Society

Award Name: The Royal Forest and Bird Shield
Prize: One years membership to the Royal Forest and Bird Society, a $50 book voucher and the historic Forest and Bird Shield
Criteria: Best study of a native plant, bird or other animal and the associated habitat.

Sponsor: The Nelson Federation of Graduate Women Trust 

Award Name: The Nelson Federation of Graduate Women Trust Award
Prize: $500
Criteria: For a female student in year 13, who will studying science/technology at a tertiary institute.

Sponsor: Port Nelson Ltd

Award Name: The Port Nelson Award
Prize: $200
Criteria: Best marine related environmental project.

Sponsor: Soroptimists International Waimea Branch

Award Name: The Soroptimists International Waimea Award
Prize: $250
Criteria: Best female in science, technology, research and Art in Science (year 5-8, 9-10)

Sponsor: Soroptimists International Nelson Branch

Award Name: The Soroptimists International Nelson Award
Prize: $250
Criteria: Best female in science, technology, research and Art in Science (year 1-4, 9-10)

Sponsor: Nelson Science Society

Award Name: Science Communication Award
Prize: $300
Criteria:Best at communicating science most effectively with their display board and through an interview process. J

Sponsor: Statistic New Zealand and the New Zealand Statistics Association

Award Name: Statistics NZ Award
Prize: $60
Criteria: Best use of statistics or statistical analysis in an investigation

Sponsor: Tasman District Council & Nelson City Council

Award Name: Youth Leadership Award
Prize: $600
Criteria: Best project identifying an environmental challenge that demonstrates leadership and action to benefit the environment and community.

Sponsor: Tonkin and Taylor 

Award Name: Tonkin and Taylor Environmental Sustainability Award
Prize: $200 Secondary $ 150 Primary
Criteria: Best project that explores methods or technologies that support the utilization of the earth’s resources while achieving a long-term ecological balance

Sponsor: Menzshed

Award Name: Menzshed Award
Prize: $100
Criteria: Best Art in technology/craftsmanship using wood or metal
   

Sponsor: Sensys - Systems for sensing our world

Award Name: Electronics Award
Prize: $250 
Criteria: Best project in electronics

Sponsor: NMIT 

 Award Name: NMIT Aquaculture
Prize:
$250
Criteria:
Best project related to aquaculture

 

Sponsor: Friends of Nelson Haven and Tasman Bay

Award name: Friends of Nelson Haven and Tasman Bay Award

Prize: $160 + family subscription

Criteria: Best project relating to conservation in the coastal marine environment

 

NZ ART 

Award Name: NZ ART award

Prize: $100

Criteria: TBC

Sponsor : Mr Science
Award name: Mr. Science

Criteria: Most fun and innovative project

Prize: Science kits for you and your classroom

Sponsor: Wakatu Inc

Award Name:
Prize: 
Criteria: Best project in Te Reo Māori

Sponsor: PASCO

Award Name:
Prize: Set of equipement for your classroom/school
Criteria: TBC

Sponsor: Ministry of Inspiration

Award Name:
Prize: Day pass to Inspire conference 2018
Criteria: TBC

 
 
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