Special Prizes

Marlborough Science Fair - Special Prizes.

Royal Aeronautical Society

Royal NZ Aeronautical Society Prize for Best Exhibit

  • Air flow
  • Fluid flow
  • Rocketry
  • Flight

Wilson Sustainability Challenge

Projects that could lead to reduction in, or reduction of materials going to recovery or landfill.

  • New products from unwanted materials
  • Potentially leading to scale up and commercialisation

Department of Conservation

Biodiversity Prize

Investigating / promoting biodiversity.

  • Surveying biodiversity
  • Pest control
  • Encouraging biodiversity

Baking Industry Research Trust

Baking Industry Research Trust Prize

Best use of flour.

  • Rising agents
  • Novel products
  • Baking conditions



Best investigation into rate or control of liquid flow.

  • Fluid flow
  • Control of flow
  • Viscosity of liquids
  • Electromagnets
  • Solenoids
  • Effects of fluids on materials

Cawthron Institute

Cawthorn Institute Best Water Related

  • Water quality
  • Water treatment
  • Waste water
  • Water conservation

Statistics New Zealand

Statistics Prizes

Best use of statistics.

  • Comprehensive stats
  • Statistical analysis
  • Presentation of stats


pcMedia Prize

Best use of IT.

  • Data capture
  • Processing
  • Presentation

In this section

SCITEC Sponsors

Thank you to the SciTec sponsors who make the science fair possible.

Age Groups, Categories and Prizes

Information about the entry age groups, categories and prizes at the Marlborough Lines Science and Technology Fair.

Powering Potential Programme

Powering Potential will not only challenge Year 12 and 13 students but will also enhance their problem solving, team building and collaboration skills.

Past Exhibits Gallery

Take a look at some examples of past exhibits that were successful at the Marlborough Lines Science and Technology Fair.

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