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Grant Recipients 2012

Organization Acadia University / Jodrey School of Computer Science
Location WOLFVILLE / NS
Project Title Acadia University Robot Programming Competitions
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site robots.acadiau.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$20,000.00 $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Organization Actua
Location OTTAWA / ON
Project Title Inspiring a Northern Workforce
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.actua.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$85,500.00 $85,500.00 $85,500.00
Organization ASM Materials Camp Canada
Location WHITBY / ON
Project Title Everything is Materials
Web Site
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$10,000.00
Organization Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre
Location BAMFIELD / BC
Project Title Public Education Program
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.bms.bc.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$60,000.00 $60,000.00 $60,000.00
Organization Cape Breton University / Biology
Location SYDNEY / NS
Project Title Exploration Sea Chests & Molecule Making Machines: Biology & Chemistry kits to inspire young minds in Cape Breton
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.cbu.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$15,000.00 $12,500.00 $17,500.00
Organization Comité ZIP Côte-Nord du Golfe
Location SEPT-ILES / QC
Project Title Programme Communautaire de Surveillance Aquatique
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.zipcng.org
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$14,800.00 $15,100.00 $15,100.00
Organization Deep River Science Academy
Location DEEP RIVER / ON
Project Title Summer Science Immersion for Youth
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.drsa.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$16,700.00 $16,700.00 $16,700.00
Organization Ducks Unlimited Canada / Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre
Location STONEWALL / MB
Project Title Ecovan
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.oakhammockmarsh.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$16,700.00 $16,700.00 $16,700.00
Organization Ecology North
Location YELLOWKNIFE / NT
Project Title Youth Ecology Program
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.ecologynorth.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$14,200.00
Organization EcoSpark
Location TORONTO / ON
Project Title Big Toronto Area River Study
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.ecospark.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$22,500.00 $22,500.00
Organization FIRST Robotics Canada
Location PICKERING / ON
Project Title Expansion of National Program
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.firstroboticscanada.org
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$50,000.00 $25,000.00 $25,000.00
Organization Fondation Jeunesse de Richelieu
Location RICHELIEU / QC
Project Title Ateliers d'expérimentation sur les énergies renouvelables pour les élèves du primaire
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.energie-richelieu.com
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$15,000.00 $15,000.00 $15,000.00
Organization Lakehead University / Biology
Location THUNDER BAY / ON
Project Title BioTrek: Biotechnology Outreach for Remote and Underserved Communities
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.lakeheadu.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$16,700.00
Organization La Maison Léon-Provancher
Location CAP-ROUGE / QC
Project Title Des sciences... faciles à digérer
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.maisonleonprovancher.com
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$23,500.00 $10,800.00 $10,800.00
Organization Laskeek Bay Conservation Society
Location QUEEN CHARLOTTE / BC
Project Title Project Limestone Applied Science Camp
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.laskeekbay.org
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$11,700.00 $11,700.00 $11,700.00
Organization Let's Talk Science
Location LONDON / ON
Project Title CurioCity / CurioCité
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.letstalkscience.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$75,000.00 $75,000.00 $75,000.00
Organization McMaster University / Computing and Software
Location HAMILTON / ON
Project Title Software: Tool for Change
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.mcmaster.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$20,000.00 $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Organization Nipissing University / Schulich School of Education
Location NORTH BAY / ON
Project Title Science, Technology, Environmental and Mathematics Camps
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.nipissingu.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$11,000.00 $11,000.00 $11,000.00
Organization Queen's University / Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science
Location KINGSTON / ON
Project Title Aboriginal Access to Engineering Program (AAEP)
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.engineering.queensu.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$30,000.00 $30,000.00 $30,000.00
Organization Ruby Lake Lagoon Nature Reserve Society
Location MADEIRA PARK / BC
Project Title Natural Connections: Youth Science Engagement Program
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.lagoonsociety.com
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$16,700.00 $16,700.00 $16,700.00
Organization Science East
Location FREDERICTON / NB
Project Title FAR OUT SCIENCE
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.scienceeast.nb.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$25,000.00 $25,000.00 $25,000.00
Organization Scientists in School
Location AJAX / ON
Project Title Today they're Scientists in School, Tomorrow they're Leaders and Innovators
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.scientistsinschool.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$65,000.00 $65,000.00 $65,000.00
Organization Shad Valley International
Location WATERLOO / ON
Project Title Shad Valley program expansion - increasing capacity by 20%
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.shad.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$40,000.00 $40,000.00 $40,000.00
Organization Simon Fraser University / Faculty of Science
Location BURNABY / BC
Project Title Science in Action
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.sfu.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$20,000.00 $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Organization Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology
Location VANCOUVER / BC
Project Title ms infinity
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.scwist.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$16,700.00
Organization St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre
Location WINNIPEG / MB
Project Title SBRC Youth BIOlab
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.sbrc.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$20,000.00 $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Organization St. Francis Xavier University / Chemistry
Location ANTIGONISH / NS
Project Title X-Chem Outreach
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.sites.stfx.ca/chemistry
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$16,700.00 $16,700.00 $16,700.00
Organization Tantramar Wetlands Centre Inc
Location SACKVILLE / NB
Project Title Tantramar Wetlands Centre of Excellence
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.weted.com
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$31,700.00 $31,700.00 $31,700.00
Organization The Learning Partnership
Location TORONTO / ON
Project Title I3 - Investigate! Invent! Innovate!
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.thelearningpartnership.com
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$10,000.00 $10,000.00 $10,000.00
Organization Université Laval / Chimie
Location QUEBEC / QC
Project Title Promoscience
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.chm.ulaval.ca/attractionchimique
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$14,200.00 $14,200.00 $14,200.00
Organization University of Alberta / Institute for Space Science, Exploration and Technology (ISSET)
Location EDMONTON / AB
Project Title ISSET Space Camp
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.isset.ualberta.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$13,300.00 $13,300.00 $13,300.00
Organization University of British Columbia / Centre for Cross-Faculty Inquiry in Education
Location VANCOUVER / BC
Project Title The Intergenerational Landed Learning on the Farm Program
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site educ.ubc.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$50,000.00 $50,000.00 $50,000.00
Organization University of Manitoba / Faculty of Engineering
Location WINNIPEG / MB
Project Title WISE Kid-Netic Energy - Proposal to NSERC: Promo Science Grant
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.wisekidneticenergy.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$30,000.00
Organization University of Ottawa / Science Travels
Location OTTAWA / ON
Project Title Science Travels
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.sciencetravels.uottawa.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$45,000.00 $45,000.00 $45,000.00
Organization University of Regina / Faculty of Engineering
Location REGINA / SK
Project Title EYES (Educating Youth in Engineering & Science)
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site eyes.uregina.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$25,000.00 $25,000.00 $25,000.00
Organization University of Toronto / Physics
Location TORONTO / ON
Project Title The Canadian Network for the Detection of Atmospheric Change (CANDAC) Outreach and Education Program
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.candac.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$18,300.00
Organization University of Victoria / Faculty of Engineering
Location VICTORIA / BC
Project Title Science Venture Expansion Program
Web Site This link will take you to another Web site www.scienceventure.ca
Funding Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
$23,300.00 $23,300.00 $23,300.00
People Discovery Innovation