Science Fairs

BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition

Intel Ireland is a major sponsor of The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition. The grand prize award for the best project in the Chemical, Physical and Mathematical sciences category is sponsored by Intel and includes an all-expenses paid trip to America to compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in May. For more information about ISEF Click Here.

The BTYSTE is the longest running Science based competition in Europe and one of the longest running in the world and in its history has had 65,000 students participate with 31,000 ideas. Why not visit www.btyoungscientist.ie to learn more.

The Sentinus Young Innovators Competition

The Sentinus Young Innovators competition is an annual event designed to celebrate the achievements of young people in the areas of science and technology and to raise public awareness and support of these disciplines. The event comprises of exhibitions of science and technology project work from schools in the primary and secondary sectors in Northern Ireland. In recent years more than 500 students between the ages of 8 and 18 years have participated.

Each year Intel Ireland sponsors the prize for the competition's technology category. The winners of this category, along with their teacher, receive an all expenses paid trip to America to compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in May. For more information about ISEF Click Here.

SciFest

SciFest is a series of one-day science fairs for second-level students hosted locally in schools and at regional level in the Institutes of Technology. The SciFest project consists of four distinct strands – local, regional, national, and international. The aim of the project is to encourage a love of science, technology and maths through active, collaborative, inquiry-based learning and to provide a forum for students at local, regional, and national level to present and display their scientific investigations.

The main sponsors of Scifest are Intel Ireland and Discover Science and Engineering along with a number of other partners. The Overall Scifest national winning project receives an all expenses paid trip to America to compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in May. For more information about ISEF Click Here.

Why not visit www.scifest.ie to learn more.

Cutting Edge Careers

Cutting edge careers is a 60 - 90 minute session targeted at senior cycle secondary school students that helps to promote, educate, and provide understanding of the opportunities that exist in technology, engineering, and science careers. As part of the program, an Intel employee will visit your school and host the session which includes a presentation and Q&A. Cutting Edge Careers is ideal for Transition Year students or final year students who are considering a career in the world of technology and engineering.

If you would like to register your interest in this program please email intel.ireland.corporate.affairs@intel.com.

Intel Academy

The Intel Academy offers Leaving Certificate students the chance to attend Chemistry, Physics, and Maths revision workshops at University College Dublin. The revision workshops are hosted by qualified secondary school teachers who are experts in these subject areas. The essential elements of the exam paper are covered along with some study notes and tips. Intel also provide the opportunity to hear some career and CAO advice on the day.

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