Awards & Prizes

The Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Science Fair awards over $20,000 worth of cash and prizes each year.

Category Awards:

Where appropriate, honourable mention, bronze, silver and gold awards will be given to the most deserving projects in each division: Primary (Grades 5,6), Junior (Grades 7,8) and Intermediate/Senior (Grades 9-12)

Within the categories of:

Best Of Fair Awards:

Best of Fair awards are given to five participating students in the Junior, Intermediate and Senior divisions who are judged to have presented the best projects in the fair. The Gold, Silver and Bronze winning students are invited to compete in the Canada Wide Science Fair in May with their CWSF registration, travel and living expenses (app. $1,500 value for each winner) fully paid for by FLASF. They are awarded Gold, Silver, Bronze and Honorable Mention plaques and the Gold, Silver and Bronze winners are also named on trophies. The Honourable Mention students are runners-up for the CWSF and will have the opportunity (all expenses paid) to go to CWSF if any of the trophy winners cannot attend.

Special Awards:

These prizes are provided by local and provincial organisations and businesses. They are awarded based on specific criteria established for each award and generally have a monetary value. You can see this year’s list at Special Awards.

Peer Award:

The Peer Award is given to the Primary division participant who has the most deserving project as voted on by his/her peers. The Peer Award varies year to year, but is typically a commercial product donated to FLASF by a sponsor.