The Peterborough Regional Science Fair is one of 104 science fairs associated with Youth Science Canada. We serve schools in the Peterborough region including: the Kawartha-Pine Ridge District School Board, the Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic DSB, the Trillium Lakelands DSB, private schools and home-schooled students.

If you enter by February 28 your name will be put in a draw to win a $50 Galaxy Cinema Gift Certificate

You must participate to win. The gift certificate will be presented after the fair.

Registration Opens: Friday  February 4th

Contact if you need further instructions

Participant registration is completed in Four Steps 

1. Register Online

  • To register select the blue box "Student Register" at the top right of this website

  • Click "create account (scroll to bottom). If you have an account from last year you may use the same email and password

  • You will be sent a verification email from Youth Science Canada to set your password (be patient it might not be immediate, check spam/Junk)

  • Remember to click on 'submit' each registration step


Registration Instructions Help

Important Notes:

  • Each student must register with their own email address even if you are working as a pair

  • You cannot use the same email address for two people

  • There is a maximum of two students per project

  • Click on the large box "My ProjectBoard Workspace"  to create a project

  • ​If you are working as a pair, only ONE person creates the ProjectBoard - please read these INSTRUCTIONS  about how to share the project with your partner so you can both work on it

  • Make sure you toggle 'private' to 'public' (this does not make it public but allows your partner to edit the project)

  • It's recommended that you write you text in word and cut and paste into ProjectBoard

Note: The VIDEO length is one minute to a maximum of four minutes. (the template says 1 minute

but that is a minimum for our fair)

2. Create your project on ProjectBoard

3. Submit Signature Pages with Entry Fee - Due: Monday, March 28, 2022  @ Midnight

  • Once your online registration is complete, download and print the signature pages found in the Registration Page

  • The participant and a parent/guardian is required to sign the signature pages. If working at your school your teacher must sign

  • Submit the signature pages with the registration fee of $10 per student using either of these methods:

  • Scan/Photograph signature pages & email to:


  • Mail Signature Pages to: 

           Peterborough Regional Science Fair

           c/o School of the Environment (ESC C204)

           Trent University

           1600 West Bank Drive

           Peterborough, ON, K9L 0G2

  • Mailbox drop off Signature Pages:

        Neil Emery

           459 Albertus Avenue




  • Send interac e-transfer to:


           use Question: student favourite subject

           use Answer:    science

           **in the email transfer message box please write the student name so we can match payment to student**

  • Mail a cheque to above address or mailbox drop:

         cheque payable to: Peterborough Regional Science Fair



  • After that time ProjectBoard will be LOCKED and you will not be able to make any changes

       If you require assistance email:

                                      Thank you for entering. See you soon!!

4 Complete your project on ProjectBoard by: APRIL 4th MIDNIGHT