Results

Latest results are all documented below

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Award Title SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL COUNTY PROJECT TITLE AGE CATEGORY PROJECT TYPE STAND NUMBER STUDENT(S)
BT Young Scientists & Technologists 2020 Coláiste Choilm Cork A statistical investigation into the prevalence of gender stereotyping in 5-7 year olds and the development of an initiative to combat gender bias. Intermediate Group 1512 Cormac Harris, Alan O’Sullivan
Best Individual Sandford Park School Ltd Dublin Applying Data-Driven Experimental Analysis to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing Senior Individual 4302 Oscar Despard
Runner Up Group Castletroy College Limerick Bin Buddy – A SMART Sorting Bin Junior Group 3404 Cathal O’Mara, James O’Malley
Runner Up Individual Colaiste Treasa Cork A statistical analysis of the impact of adolescent smartphone use on adolescent social anxiety and social isolation. Junior Individual 1101 Ava Hynes

Gold Partners awards

Award Title CATEGORY SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL COUNTY PROJECT TITLE AGE CATEGORY PROJECT TYPE STAND NUMBER STUDENT(S)
RTÉ Best Social and Behavioural Social and Behavioural Sciences Colaiste Treasa Cork A statistical analysis of the impact of adolescent smartphone use on adolescent social anxiety and social isolation. Junior Individual 1101 Ava Hynes
Perrigo Best Biological and Ecological Biological and Ecological Sciences Sandford Park School Ltd Dublin Applying Data-Driven Experimental Analysis to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing Senior Individual 4302 Oscar Despard
Analog Best Technology Technology St Marys College – C.S.Sp. Dublin Using a heart rate sensor and an E-Bike to create a more accessible bicycle Senior Group 3605 Samuel Byers, Ben Sheeran, Tim Cleary
CISCO Best Chemical Physical and Mathematical Project Chemical, Physical and Mathematical Sciences St Aloysius College Carrigtwohill Cork Photoactive Water Purification: Novel Materials for Global Accessibility to Clean Water Senior Individual 2302 Aoife Morris

Best School awards

AWARD CATEGORY SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL COUNTY
NAPD Best Overal School Republic of Ireland Best Schools Kinsale Community School Cork
BT Best Overall School Northern Ireland Best Schools St Patrick’s College Tyrone

Educator of Excellence awards

Award Title SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL COUNTY TEACHER NAME
BT Educator of Excellence – Chemical, Physical & Mathematical Sciences St Aloysius College Carrigtwohill Cork Angelina Carew
Analog Devices Educator of Excellence Award- Technology Colaiste Mhuire Westmeath Eva Acton
BT Educator of Excellence – Social and Behavioural Sciences St Joseph’s Secondary School Dublin Daryl Dunne
Perrigo Educator of Excellence – Biological and Ecological Sciences Carrick-On-Shannon Community School Leitrim Louise Gallagher

The Founders’ Medal

The Founders’ Medal for this year is awarded to Prof Seán Corrish, from Trinity College Dublin,
for his dedication and commitment to the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition.

Rev. Dr. Tom Burke Bursary

Award Title CATEGORY SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL COUNTY PROJECT TITLE AGE CATEGORY PROJECT TYPE STAND NUMBER STUDENT(S)
Rev. Dr. Tom Burke Bursary Biological and Ecological Boherbue Comprehensive School Cork Not Just Any Owl Place! An Investigation Into How Habitat Influences Barn Owl Breeding Success and Prey Availability Intermediate Individual 4215 Fionn O’Hanlon