Canadian Science Discoveries Video contest

The Canadian Association for Neuroscience is proud to launch a video contest to promote important Canadian science discoveries!

Goal: to raise awareness of the importance of fundamental science by sharing Canadian science success stories.

  • First prize: 1,500 $CAD
  • Second prize: 1000 $CAD
  • Third prize: 500 $CAD


  • Must feature a Canadian science success story / Major discovery
  • Must promote basic science
  • Must be short (1-3 minutes)

Submission deadline: December 31, 2021

The contest is open to everyone

Winning videos will be shared on the CAN website and through the CAN social media accounts, with full acknowledgement of the producers.

Videos will be used to promote Canadian science to elected officials and key stakeholders to encourage science support.

Upload your video here

Example video: