Competing at our regional science fair is only the beginning. The Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) is the national championship round, where finalists from Regional Science Fairs across the country meet and compete in a different Canadian city each May.
For students interested in going further, various international programs exists and we encourage our GVRSF participants to apply.
- Intel® International Science and Engineering Fair® (Intel ISEF)
The Intel ISEF is the world’s largest international pre-college science competition, annually provides a forum for more than 1,600 high school students from over 70 countries, regions, and territories to showcase their independent research and compete for more than $4 million in awards.
- Google Science Fair
The Google Science Fair is an online science competition open to students between the ages of 13 and 18 from anywhere in the world, working alone or in teams. This is a great opportunity for students to explore ideas they’re passionate about, learn about science, and maybe produce a world-changing idea.
- Taiwan International Science Fair
The Taiwan International Science Fair (TISF) brings together students and teachers from around the world in Taipei for seven days to compete and to experience exciting cultural exchanges.
- MILSET Expo-Sciences International
Every two years, the International Movement for Leisure Activities in Science and Technology (MILSET –Mouvement international pour le loisir scientifique et technique) organizes a science fair in different countries for international participants.
- Extra-Curricular Science Programs
The Lower Mainland and UBC has many extra-curricular science programs available to students.