Quebec Aboriginal Science and Engineering Association (QASEA)
We are a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to promote sciences and engineering to Aboriginal youth attending school in First Nations and Inuit Communities in Quebec. QASEA achieves its mission through the Aboriginal Science Fair Program.
The Quebec Aboriginal Science Fair Program includes five activities:
the Quebec Aboriginal Science Fair
This annual event is held in a Québec aboriginal community since 1998.
Participation at the Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF)
An annual event organized by Youth Science Canada, up to four high school level winners of the provincial final of the ASF-Quebec can represent the “Quebec Aboriginal Autochtone” region at the CWSF.
These Youth science Canada's Smarter Science workshops train teachers from First Nations and Inuit communities in guiding their students for science fairs
Mentorship for Students and Teachers
Scientific Development Prize Coordination
The scientific development prize, given by Université du Québec, offers a school that did exceptionnally well at the QASF the visit of a UQ scientist in their community.