Ambassador Program Awards

The Foundation for Student Science and Technology would like to acknowledge exceptional ambassadors who have contributed immensely in the 2014-2015 term. These students have helped increase the organization’s reach in their communities and are committed to encouraging more students to become involved in science.

Best Ambassador Award: Emma Lu
Emma was a new ambassador who took on the task of leading the British Columbia team and organizing a day long Research in Science Exhibition to promote research opportunities.

Best Project Team Leader: Netra Unni
Netra led the Resources team in developing a guide to help students gain insight into different research fields including Cancer, Neuroscience and more.

Best Regional Team Leader: Abeera Shahid
Abeera was in charge of the Greater Toronto Area team and led the Research in Science Exhibition hosted at the University of Toronto in April 2015.

Best Regional Team: British Columbia
As a new team in the Ambassador Program, they showed initiative by committing to organizing a Research in Science Exhibition. They were successful in creating a presence of the Foundation in BC.

Best Project Team: Cover Art Contest
By bringing together Science and Art, this team helped youth share their work through the Journal platform. Look out for covers designed by the winners of this contest in the fall 2015 and spring 2016 issues.