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Educational Events and Contests: Science and Math

A collection of educational events and contests open to students and educators.

What's Growing On?

What's Growing On? promotional page with images of plants growing, a child holding a seedling in soil, an image of the seed kit, and images of the 5 lessons.

Wild Outside

Check out the Wild Outside website for more details about this fun outdoor conservation program and how to join. Open to students 15 to 18 years old.

Lunar Rover Challenge

Ingenious+ Youth Innovation Challenge

Girl with dark curly hair smiling. She is outdoors near trees.

Deadline to apply is February 28, 2023


Celebrate 20 years of Tomatosphere poster with photos of seeds in peat pots and seed packages

Let's Talk Science Tomatosphere - There will be three prize draws — one at the end of every month between March and May 2021

Wild Spaces Free Plants and School Pollinator Program


Canadian Wildlife Federation logo of a stylized Canada goose

Many sets of hands holding dirt and seedlings

















Wild Spaces - Help pollinators in your classroom

STEAM Horizon Awards

The word STEAM in red, green, and blue, followed by three vertical dots (red, blue, green from top to bottom)

Are you often described as a leader, an achiever, or an innovator? Do you have limitless drive, ambition, and determination? If so, there’s an opportunity to receive a $25,000 prize towards your post-secondary education. 

With your academic excellence and great communication skills, you have the opportunity to make a positive impact and solve real world problems. You could also be flown to Ottawa and recognized for your achievements at the STEAM Horizon Awards ceremony.

STEAM Horizon Awards

Deadline to apply is January 19, 2022. Winners to be announced in Spring 2022.

Classroom Energy Diet Challenge

Classroom Energy Diet Challenge banner with lightbulb and a background mosiac made from plastic bottle caps.

Classroom Energy Diet Challenge

Important date! The Challenge ends April 22, 2022 at noon EST

Presented by Shell Canada and Canadian Geographic Education