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Eastern NL Regional Science Fair

The Department of Biology of Memorial Univeristy awards 3 Prizes each year at the  Eastern Newfoundland Regional Science Fair. Members of the department play an active role in this yearly event that brings together over 300 of the best and brightest Grade 7 to 12 Science students of Eastern Newfoundland.

To qualify for the fair, students will have already proven their skill in their school science fair. For more information on the School Fair check out the Eastern Newfoundland Regional Science Fair webpage.

The following Biology Awards that are handed out each year are as follows:

  1. Junior category ($100 cash)
  2. Intermediate category ($125 cash)
  3. Senior category ($150 cash)


2013 Award winners for the Biology Prizes

This year the Eastern Newfoundland Regional Science Fair was held at Bishops College April 12th & 13th, 2013.


Junior Winner
"Puissance de L'esprit/Matiere: Biofeedback Thermique"
Student: Cailyn Fridgen
School: St. Peter's Junior High School
Intermediate Winner
"Colour Vs. Black & White on Memory"
Students: Rebecca Griffin , Heather O'Leary
School: Bishops College
Senior Winner
"The Effect of Partridgeberry Extract On Benign and Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells"
Students: Mark Hewitt , Maria Power
School: Bishops College