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Major Award Winners
Award Student(s) School Project Title Teacher
Science Foundation Ireland Best Project Award Juliette McGrane
Laoise O'Brien
Rebecca Campion
Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath Is Clean Country Air Just a Myth? Niall Carty
Abbott Runner-up Best Project Award

Emma Kelly
Brian Conlon

Moate Community School, Church Street, Moate, Co. Westmeath Ireland's Burning Problem Mairead Cusack
Boston Scientific Medical Devices Award

Darragh Elliott
 

Marist College, Retreat Rd, Cannonsfield, Athlone, Co. Westmeath An Aid for Amblyopia Aine Boland
Intel Best Physical Science or Technology Project Award Nirmitha Premnath Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Cultivation on Ocean Julie Anne Greaney
Environmental Award Clodagh O'Brien
Orla Flint
Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath What Are We Recycling Martina Roache
Newstalk Best Communicator Award Nirmitha Premnath Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Cultivation on Ocean Julie Anne Greaney
BioPharmaChem Ireland Chemistry Award Nataniel O'Neill
Charlie O'Connor
Eoghan McCabe
Marist College, Retreat Rd, Cannonsfield, Athlone, Co. Westmeath Water Purification Aine Boland
RSC School Chemistry Award (Royal Society of Chemistry Republic of Ireland Section) (School Award) Marist College, Retreat Rd, Cannonsfield, Athlone, Co. Westmeath   Aine Boland
ESERO Discover Space Award Roisin Grennan
Shauna Martin
Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath A Farming Facility on Mars Ellen Maguire
ESERO Discover Space Teacher Award (Teacher Award) Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath   Ellen Maguire
Maths in Science Award Sean Conway Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath To Test for Bias in the Physics of Dice in Video Games John Friel
Irish Science Teachers' Association Award

Orla Lyons

Lanesboro Community College, Lanesborough, Co. Longford Every Day Counts: A Statistical Analysis of the Impact of Attendance on Junior Cert Results Mary O'Brien

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AIT Award Winners - Special Awards
Award Student(s) School Project Title Teacher
Best School Award (sponsored by AIT)
Best School Award (School Award) Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath    
Entrepreneurship Award (sponsored by Enterprise Ireland)
1st Place Mia Samovich Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Create Worlds Expand Imaginations and Break Stereotypes Julie-Anne Greaney
NISO Health and Safety Award
1st Place Emma Gowing
Adam Daly
Eoghan Keenan
Tullamore College, Riverside, Tullamore, Co. Offaly An Investigation into the Effect Tyre Pressure Has on
Stopping Distance
Noreen Flynn
AIT Health and Nutrition Awards
1st Place Avian Jose Colaiste Choilm, O'Moore Street, Tulach Mhor, Co. Offaly Investigating the Coalesced Effects of a Neoteric Diet with Novel Drugs as Antiproliferative Cancer Agents Ann Molloy
2nd Place Tierna Maguire

Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath

Marinating Your Way Around Cancer Ellen Maguire
AIT Health and Wellbeing Awards
1st Place Chloe Gavin Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath The Effect of Mindfulness on Insight Problem Solving Julie-Anne Greaney
2nd Place Megan D'Arcy
Rebecca O'Keeffe
Castlepollard Community College, Castlepollard, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath Why Don't You Drink? Aoife Brady
Cunningham's Pharmacy Health Science Awards
1st Place Adam Kingi Lanesboro Community College, Lanesborough, Co. Longford Smartphones - Can They Affect the Neuroplasticity of Babies and Young Children? Michael Lyons
2nd Place Aoibhe D'Arcy
Kianna Connell
Castlerea Community School, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon Investigating if Onions and Garlic Kill E.Coli and Staphylococcus Epidermidis Among Other Bacteria as a Solution to the Antibiotic Resistance Pauline Dervin
3rd Place Jonathan Bontha C.B.S. Roscommon, Abbeytown, Roscommon, Co. Roscommon An Investigation into Effects of Common Household Drinks on the Dissolution of Kidney Stones Breege Grennan
AIT Sports Science Award
1st Place Erin Coyne
Dylan Beirne
Evan Croghan
Roscommon Community School, Lisnamult, Roscommon, Co. Roscommon Thermosliothar Tom Flynn
2nd Place Jack Norton
Michael Butler
Ciarán Quinn
Marist College, Retreat Rd, Cannonsfield, Athlone, Co. Westmeath Does Shoe Design Affect an Athlete's Jumping Height? Aine Boland
Bimeda Animal Health, Welfare and Production Award
1st Place Labhaoise Foley
Mya Curtin
Moate Community School, Church Street, Moate, Co. Westmeath The Production of a Natural Anti-microbial Bird Feed Additive Mairead Cusack
2nd Place Lisa O'Rourke
Cora Sharkey
Castlerea Community School, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon What Is the Best Absorption Material for Horse Bedding? Pauline Dervin
3rd Place Andrew Carroll
Fergus Earley
Gearóid Grady
C.B.S. Roscommon, Abbeytown, Roscommon, Co. Roscommon Are Bats Nesting in Bat Boxes? Breege Grennan
Spectrum Signs Display Awards

Display Award - Group

Ciara Choudhury
Cathal Moran
St. Mary's Secondary School, Edenderry, Co. Offaly Emojis: The First Universal Language in the World Pat Costello

Display Award - Individual

Kylie Chen Our Lady’s Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath A Natural Remedy for Preventing and Curing Kidney Stones? Ellen Maguire

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AIT Award Winners - Category Awards
Award Students School Project Title Teacher
Category: Senior Life Sciences - Group (sponsored by Jazz Pharmaceuticals)
1st Place

Oran Walton
Patrick Kenny
PJ Connaughton

Lanesboro Community College, Lanesborough, Co. Longford An Investigation into the Effects of Students' Attainment from Analysing Behaviour and Attitudes Towards Illicit
Substances Abuse at Junior Certificate Level
Michael Lyons
2nd Place Katie Ward
Emer Bohan
Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath A Study into the Effect of Active Ingredients used in Anti Dandruff Shampoos on Basidiomycetes Julie-Anne Greaney
Category: Senior Life Sciences - Individual (sponsored by Jazz Pharmaceuticals)
1st Place Avian Jose Colaiste Choilm, O'Moore Street, Tulach Mhor, Co. Offaly Investigating the Coalesced Effects of a Neoteric Diet with Novel Drugs as Antiproliferative Cancer Agents Ann Molloy
2nd Place Tierna Maguire Our Lady’s Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Marinating Your Way Around Cancer Ellen Maguire
Category: Intermediate Life Sciences - Group (sponsored by Tool & Plastic)
1st Place Emma Kelly
Brian Conlon
Moate Community School, Church Street, Moate, Co. Westmeath Ireland's Burning Problem Mairead Cusack
2nd Place James Mooney
Seán McLoughlin
Kevin Fannon
C.B.S. Roscommon, Abbeytown, Roscommon, Co. Roscommon An Investigation into the Phytoremediation of Fertiliser Runoff in
Co. Roscommon
Breege Grennan
3rd Place Artur Stopka
Oisín Feery
Tullamore College, Riverside, Tullamore, Co. Offaly Memeology Jillian Browne
Highly Commended

Evelyn Coughlan
Síle Holton
Michaela Killeen

St. Mary's Secondary School, Edenderry, Co. Offaly

It's Lit!

Pat Costello

Highly Commended Megan D'Arcy
Rebecca O'Keeffe
Castlepollard Community College, Castlepollard, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath Why Don't You Drink? Aoife Brady
Highly Commended Jenna Fullam
Emma Lancaster
Kirsty Fivey
Castlepollard Community College, Castlepollard, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath Computer and Dry Eye Syndrome Aoife Brady
Highly Commended Andrew Carroll
Fergus Earley
Gearóid Grady
C.B.S. Roscommon, Abbeytown, Roscommon, Co. Roscommon Are Bats Nesting in Bat Boxes? Breege Grennan
Category: Intermediate Life Sciences - Individual (sponsored by Jazz Pharmaceuticals)
1st Place Kate Olwill Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Thought, A Product of Language? Julie-Anne Greaney
2nd Place Jonathan Bontha C.B.S. Roscommon, Abbeytown, Roscommon, Co. Roscommon An Investigation into Effects of Common Household Drinks on the Dissolution of Kidney Stones Breege Grennan
Category: Junior Life Sciences - Group (sponsored by Jazz Pharmaceuticals)
1st Place Cormac Hoare
David McDonnell
Scoil Mhuire, Strokestown, Co. Roscommon The Formula for Super Honey Modwena Geoghegan
2nd Place Labhaoise Foley
Mya Curtin
Moate Community School, Church Street, Moate, Co. Westmeath The Production of a Natural Anti-microbial Bird Feed Additive Mairead Cusack
3rd Place Hazel Kelly
Shannon Mulvihill
Cara Greville
Moate Community School, Church Street, Moate, Co. Westmeath Are We Roasting Away Our Nutrients? Mairead Cusack

Highly Commended

Clare Reidy
Grace McGorisk
Our Lady's Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Ibuprofen – Over the Counter, Under the Radar Ellen Maguire

Highly Commended

Jack Donnellan
Michael Devine
Thomas Higgins
C.B.S. Roscommon, Abbeytown, Roscommon, Co. Roscommon Can Essential Oils Kill Bacteria? Breege Grennan

Highly Commended

Aoife Kelly
Shahzaib Masood

Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath Social Media and Me Clare Brett
Category: Junior Life Sciences - Individual (sponsored by PPD)
1st Place Orla Lyons Lanesboro Community College, Lanesborough, Co. Longford Every Day Counts: A Statistical Analysis of the Impact of Attendance on Junior Cert Results Mary O'Brien
2nd Place Adam Kingi Lanesboro Community College, Lanesborough, Co. Longford Smartphones - Can They Affect the Neuroplasticity of Babies and Young Children? Michael Lyons
3rd Place Timofej Cvetkov Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath How Does Compost Booster Affect the Fermenting Process of Compost and What Type of Compost is Better? Sean Kerr
Category: Senior Physical Sciences (sponsored by Arran Chemical)
1st Place Niamh Sheerin Loreto College, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath Does Talking on a Hands-Free Device Effect Driver? Lynda Buckley
Category: Intermediate Physical Sciences - Group (sponsored by Arran Chemicals)
1st Place Juliette McGrane
Laoise O'Brien
Rebecca Campion
Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath Is Clean Country Air Just a Myth? Niall Carty
2nd Place Emma Gowing
Adam Daly
Eoghan Keenan
Tullamore College, Riverside, Tullamore, Co. Offaly An Investigation into the Effect Tyre Pressure Has on
Stopping Distance
Noreen Flynn
3rd Place Leah Farrell
Rebecca Smith
Niamh Ward
Lanesboro Community College, Lanesborough, Co. Longford A Statistical Analysis of the Effects of Aspirin on the Growth of Tomato Plants Michael Lyons
Category: Junior Physical Sciences - Group (sponsored by Arran Chemicals)
1st Place Alan Sweeney
Jed Moylette
Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath Natural Insulating Versus Unnatural Insulating Martina Roache
2nd Place Ellie Keaveney
Emma Keenan
Katelyn McHugh Dolan
Moate Community School, Church Street, Moate, Co. Westmeath Soot Assault Margaret Mandal
3rd Place Clodagh O'Brien
Orla Flint
Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath What Are We Recycling? Martina Roache
Category: Junior Physical Sciences - Individual (sponsored by Arran Chemicals)
1st Place Kylie Chen Our Lady’s Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath A Natural Remedy for Preventing and Curing Kidney Stones? Ellen Maguire
2nd Place Sean Conway Athlone Community College, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath To Test for Bias in the Physics of Dice in Video Games John Friel
Category: Intermediate Technology - Group (sponsored by Ericsson)
1st Place Alicia Lawless
Katie Commins
Our Lady’s Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Adaptive L and N Plates for Use on Cars Ellen Maguire
2nd Place Agata Drabik
Emma Norman
St. Mary's Secondary School, Edenderry, Co. Offaly Are You a Pinocchio? The Results May Shock You Pat Costello
3rd Place Rachel Keelaghan
Molly Morrin
Amie Nolan
St. Mary's Secondary School, Edenderry, Co. Offaly Freeze Paint: A New Way to Identify When Road Conditions Are Hazardous Pat Costello
Category: Junior Technology - Group (sponsored by Ericsson)
1st Place Millie O'Brien
Hannah Lennon
Eimear Galvin
Our Lady’s Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Lamb Watch Ellen Maguire
2nd Place Katie Boyle
Rebecca Coffey
Maria McLynn
Our Lady’s Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath You sCan Save The Planet Ellen Maguire
3rd Place Kian Mahon
Paul Hughes
Martin Dempsey
Oaklands Community College, Sr. Senan Avenue, Edenderry, Co. Offaly Anti-Bullying App Clare Mahon
Category: Junior Technology - Individual (sponsored by Ericsson)
1st Place Nirmitha Premnath Our Lady’s Bower, Retreat Rd., Athlone, Co. Westmeath Cultivation on Ocean Julie-Anne Greaney

 

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