Posts tagged as Hendrik van der Bijl Award

International science fair winners awarded

The presentation of the Hendrik van der Bijl Awards was one of the highlights of the special awards evening during the Eskom Expo for Young Scientists International Science Fair (ISF), hosted at Ekurhuleni’s Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre on 6 October 2017. The awards programme is an industry-sponsored initiative aimed at encouraging young people to […]

Contribute from your CSI budget to inspire young scientists

  At industry conferences held in recent months, there have been urgent calls for companies to contribute some of their corporate social investment (CSI) activities to projects that encourage science projects at school level. Spokespeople for several industry associations and tertiary institutions agreed that South Africa‚Äôs skills shortages are not being addressed timeously in the […]