A Collingwood student is off to the Canada-wide science fair after qualifying at the Simcoe County Regional Science and Technology Fair.
Junior Competitor Eve Gilbert of Mountain View Elementary School in Collingwood is headed to the national competition in Regina in May after presenting her project called Independence Plus in Barrie last week.
A number of other students from Mountain View and several from Pretty River Academy in Collingwood received cash awards in the Barrie science fair.
Esther Ladino of Birchview Dunes elementary school in Wasaga Beach won a bronze medal in the computer and engineering sciences category.
And a Silver medal went to Katie Winterburn and Kailie Stobbart of Birchview Dunes in the Physical and Mathematical Sciences division.