Aaron Hannon wins first place award at Intel ISEF
Aaron prepares his poster for the exhibition
Aaron with his teacher, Mr Kevin Boyle
Aaron was one of over 1800 students taking part in Intel ISEF
The Irish Team at ISEF: Fionn Ferreira, Niamh Ann Kelly and Aaron Hannon
Aaron on his way to his first place award
Aaron Hannon wins first place award at Intel ISEF
Aaron prepares his poster for the exhibition
Aaron with his teacher, Mr Kevin Boyle
Aaron was one of over 1800 students taking part in Intel ISEF
The Irish Team at ISEF: Fionn Ferreira, Niamh Ann Kelly and Aaron Hannon
Aaron on his way to his first place award

Project Manager Wanted

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Now in its tenth year the SciFest programme continues to expand rapidly. We are now seeking a suitably qualified Project Manager to help us take the programme to the next level. This is an exciting opportunity for the right person with a passion for STEM. Applications are now closed.

SciFest 2017 National Final

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Aaron Hannon, from St Muredach's College, Ballina, Co. Mayo, won the top award, the SFI Intel ISEF Award at last year's National Final. Aaron went on to win a first place award at Intel ISEF 2018 in Pittsburgh this May. Aaron also won the Boston Scientific Medical Devices Grand Award.

STEM Talks For Schools

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Smart Futures provides access to role models and careers information in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) to increase the level of STEM subject and career uptake. Over 200 Industry members work with Smart Futures, delivering STEM programmes.

 

Sponsors and Special Awards

Cora Twomey, winner of the ISTA 2016 Award with her project, Does Strongyloides Ransomi exist on Irish pig farms?

We are delighted to have SFI, Intel Ireland and Boston Scientific as SciFest project partners. Please click here for details of the Boston Scientific Medical Devices Award. SciFest is entirely dependent on sponsorship and gratefully acknowledges the support of all the companies and organisations that make the programme possible.

  

SciFest Alumni

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Aoife Kearns, winner of the SFI Best Project Award at SciFest 2016 in IT Sligo, was the recipient of a 2017 Naughton Scholarship. Aoife was presented with an Excellence in STEM Award at the 2016 SciFest national final by Dr Ruth Freeman, Director, Strategy and Communications, SFI. Aoife is following in the footsteps of previous SciFest winners, Christopher Carragher and Simon Bluett.

 

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