the 43rd annual
Hamilton/Halton-area fair, was held
April 2nd to 5th, 2003
in Hamilton, Ontario.
BASEF 2004 will take place from
March 31st through April 3rd at
in Oakville, Ontario.
Who can enter?
The 2003 fair is open to students registered
in grades 7 through OAC in schools within the
City of Hamilton, the Region of Halton,
Haldimand-Norfolk County and
including students of independent And private
schools as well as home-schooled students.
The fair takes place over the course of
four days, starting with project set up on the
first day, judging on the second day,
trips and activities on the third, culminating in
the award ceremony on the Saturday.
What do I do?
Go to the
to find out all about project categories,
rules, safety regulations, hints, suggestions,
Complete results, a gallery of prize-winning projects and the official press
release are all available on the
April 5th, 7:00 am
Public Viewing & Ceremony
Public viewing and the awards
ceremony will proceed as planned for Saturday, April 5th.
Public viewing will be held from 10 - 12, and the
awards ceremony will start at 1:30.
Activity Day Cancelled
All activities for Activity Day, Friday April 4th
have been cancelled due to the weather.
Public vieiwing is still scheduled for Saturday from
10 - 12 in the main gym at McMaster University,
followed by the awards ceremony at 1:30.
The Bay Area Science & Engineering Fair
will proceed as planned with the exception of
two activities which were to take place in
Hamilton Health Sciences facilities.
The list of
those awarded according to the criteria of their donors,
has been updated.
Have a look:
your project could win you a Scientific American subscription,
cash from the Hamilton Academy of Dentistry, or tuition at McMaster.