8AAT Competitions

8AAT Competitions

Do competitions encourage a student to overcome obstacles and grow? Yes and Yes! Will attending comeptitions help youth and adults develop teamwork skills? Yes! Do competition teams foster friendships, improve communication & coginitive skills or open the door to networking and new career opportunities? Yes

 

Consider the competitions and courses listed below. They were created for you to participate, learn and meet like-minded peers. They were designed to accelerate your STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) development through a variety of activities. 

ROBOTICS / ENGINEERING:

 

 

8AAT - Intro Robotics Contest (Oct 2024)

Ages: 6 to 11 / 12 to 18.

Prizes: Yes

Reg Deadline: Sept 29, 2024, 10pm EST.

Competition Dates (Virtual Only): Oct 2024.

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Fee: $150 CDN per new Team (Core Robotics Kit Provided).

 

Register Here.

 

 


8AAT - Space Robotics Contest

High School / University / College Students

Existing Robotics & New Robotics Clubs Welcome

General Theme: Robotics for Space Applications.

Languages Used: C, C++, Python.

Prizes: Yes.

Reg Deadline: Oct 27, 10pm EST, 2024

Competition Dates (Virtual Only)

Canada: Nov 29, 2024.

US/Mexico: Dec 4, 2024.

International: Dec 5, 2024.

 

Fee: $500 CDN per Team (Core Robotics Kit Provided)

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

MATH:

 

8AAT - Math Competition - Grade 3, 6, 9, 12

Reg Deadline: Nov 1, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Nov 22, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $20 CDN per student

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

CODING FOR SPACE:

 

8AAT - C/C++/Python Competition - Age 12 to 25

Reg Deadline: Nov 1, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Nov 21, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

 

HACKATHONS

 

8AAT - Hack Cornwall (Oct 2024)

Reg Deadline: Sept 27, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Fri Oct 4, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

8AAT - Hack Ottawa Valley (Oct 2024)

Reg Deadline: Sept 27, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Sat Oct 5, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

8AAT - Montreal West (Oct 2024)

Reg Deadline: Sept 27, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Sun Oct 6, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

8AAT - Energy Hack International (Oct 2024)

Reg Deadline: Nov 12, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Nov 20, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

8AAT - AI Hack International (Nov 2024)

Reg Deadline: Oct 25, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Sat Nov 2, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

8AAT - Amateur Radio Hackathon (Nov 2024)

Potential HAMs, youth & students.

Amateur Radio operators (any class, international)

Participants will be given a specific task.

24 hours to design, test and build their solution.

Theme will be provided on the day of the event.

Competition is "VIRTUAL" - anyone anywhere can participate.

Prizes: Yes.

Reg Deadline: Nov 7, 10pm EST, 2024

Virtual Competition: Sat Nov 15, 2024

 

Fee: $50 CDN per Team (up to 10 people)

 

Register Here

 

 

 

 

CHESS COMPETITIONS

 

8AAT - Fall Chess Competition (Nov 2024)

Junior Quick Tournament (<60 minutes / match)

Reg Deadline: Nov 8, 10pm EST, 2024

Competition:  Ottawa (Sat Nov 22, 2024)

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 per individual

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

8AAT - Spring Chess Competition (Mar 2025)

Junior Quick Tournament (<60 minutes / match)

Reg Deadline: March 8, 10pm EST, 2025

Competition:  Locations/Dates TBA.

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $50 per individual

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

 

SCIENCE CONTESTS & FAIRS

 

8AAT - Virtual Science Fair International (Nov 2024)

Ages: 12 to 18

Reg Deadline: Nov 23, 10pm EST, 2024

Competition: Sun Nov 30 - Sun Dec 6, 2024

Prizes: Yes.

 

Fee: $100 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

 

AI / MACHINE LEARNING

 

8AAT - AI PROSPEKT Challenge (March 2025)
Grade 12/Univeristy/College Level

International Applications Welcome

Virtual Competition

1 Month Training Available FREE (if no experience).

Prizes: Yes.

Reg Deadline: Oct 18, 10pm EST, 2024

In-Person Competition: Sat Dec 7, 2024

Virtual Competition: Sun Dec 8, 2024

* International Competition

 

Fee: $200 CDN per Team

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

 

BUSINESS STARTUP CONTEST

 

8AAT - CINCO Startup Competition (March 2025)

**International Applications Welcome!

"CINCO" embodies the 5 pillars of business discipline:

Commitment, Innovation, Networking, Creatvity, Opportunity.

Take an idea or summer job - and change the world.

A chance to pitch your Space Industry startup.

A panel of industry innovators will evaluate.

A potential path to investors and partnerships.

Gain visibility & credibility on social media.

Prizes: YES!!

 

Reg Deadline: Feb 22nd, 10pm EST, 2025

Virtual Competition: Sat Mar 1 - Sun Mar 2, 2025

Finalists (In-Person/Virtual): Sat Mar 15, 2025

 

Fee: $200 CDN per Team/Business

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

 

YOUTH LEADERSHIP &

ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING

 

 

8AAT - CINCO LIT-ENT Virtual Course (Oct 2024)

**International Applications Welcome!

"CINCO" embodies the 5 pillars of business discipline:

Commitment, Innovation, Networking, Creatvity, Opportunity.

Thinking of creating your own summer business?

Or seizing new opportunities that exist?

If you want to develop business skills, leadership,

financial education, creativity & discipline

required to empower you for the future...

then this course is for you!

2 hours per week may change your life!

 

Reg Deadline: Oct  4th, 10pm EST, 2024

Classes Begin: Oct 10th, 2024.

Graduation: Dec 15, 2024.

 

Fee: $200 CDN per Individual.

 

Register Here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How STEM Benefits Youth & Adults


- Hands-on learning: Stem camps provide participants with the opportunity to engage in hands-on activities and experiments, allowing them to learn by doing and gain practical experience in their chosen field.

 

 - Skill development: Stem camps focus on helping participants develop a wide range of skills, including problem-solving, critical thinking, teamwork, and communication.

 

- Expert instructors: Camps often feature experienced and knowledgeable instructors who are passionate about their subject matter and can provide valuable guidance and support to campers.

 

- Interdisciplinary approach: Stem camps encourage participants to explore connections between various scientific and technological disciplines, fostering a holistic understanding of the world around them.

 

- Innovative projects: Campers are encouraged to work on innovative and creative projects, often leading to the development of new ideas and solutions to real-world problems.

 

- Engaging curriculum: The curriculum at stem camps is designed to be engaging and dynamic, ensuring that participants remain interested and motivated throughout their time at the camp.

 

- Collaborative environment: Stem camps promote a collaborative atmosphere, where participants work together to solve problems and learn from one another.

 

- Access to cutting-edge technology: Camps often provide campers with access to advanced technological equipment and software, allowing them to gain experience using the latest tools and technologies.

 

- Field trips and guest speakers: Stem camps often organize field trips and invite guest speakers to share their expertise and experiences, providing participants with a broader understanding of their chosen field.

 

- Fun and challenging activities: Stem camps are designed to be both enjoyable and challenging, ensuring that participants have a memorable and rewarding experience.

 

- Personalized learning: Camps often offer personalized learning experiences, tailored to the individual needs and interests of each participant.

 

- Outdoor exploration: Many stem camps incorporate outdoor activities and field trips, allowing participants to explore and learn about the natural world while applying their STEM knowledge.

 

- Confidence building: Stem camps can help participants build confidence in their abilities, as they gain experience and master new skills.

 

- Networking opportunities: Camps provide opportunities for participants to network with like-minded individuals, forming connections that can last a lifetime.

 

- Summer enrichment: Stem camps are an excellent way for students to enrich their summer experience, providing them with a unique and memorable educational opportunity.

 

- Preparation for future careers: Stem camps can help participants explore potential career paths and develop the skills necessary for success in STEM-related fields.

 

- Lifelong learning: The skills and experiences gained at stem camps can have a lasting impact on participants, inspiring a lifelong love of learning and curiosity about the world.

 

- Community involvement: Many stem camps involve participants in community projects and initiatives, allowing them to give back to their community while gaining valuable experience.

 

- Fun and engaging atmosphere: Stem camps are designed to be engaging and enjoyable, ensuring that participants have a fun and memorable experience while learning new skills.

 

- A safe and supportive environment: Camps provide a nurturing and supportive environment where participants feel encouraged to explore, learn, and grow.

 

In conclusion, 8AAT STEM camps offer a unique and valuable educational experience, combining hands-on learning, skill development, and a focus on interdisciplinary collaboration. By participating in stem camps, young people can gain a deeper understanding of the world around them and develop the skills necessary for success in future STEM-related careers.

 

8AAT STEM Summer Camps and Competitions are something to consider for your child or business!