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Programs to nurture engineering and creative talent for tomorrow

We offer high quality programming that is typically developed and delivered by students at the University of Waterloo. These programs usually offer a hands-on experience related to science and engineering and emphasize the importance science and engineering play in our society.  We also have experience in introducing and facilitating school competition programs in engineering offered via FIRST including: FIRST Junior Lego League, FIRST Lego League and FIRST Robotics.

Engineering Science Quest (ESQ)

Engineering Science Quest - University of WaterlooOur goal is to empower youth to be the change that the world will need in the future by creating opportunities for them to increase confidence in their science, engineering and technology abilities.

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Go Eng Girl
Go ENG Girl

Explore the exciting field of engineering through this special event for girls! Meet women currently studying engineering, learn about some of the amazing things women engineers are doing, and participate in a cool hands-on an exciting opportunity for Grade 7-10 girls across Ontario to visit their local university to learn about the wonderful world of engineering: "A Caring Profession."

GoEngGirl information and registration

First Robotics

First Lego League

The FIRST LEGO League (FLL) is an international competition for elementary students in grades 4-9.

FLL is a partnership between FIRST and The Lego Group. So far, FLL has reached more than 135,000 kids in 45 countries around the globe.

Get involved!

We support volunteer student ambassadors on campus and in high-schools, as well as staff and faculty tour guides and speakers in reaching out to our community.

Interested in helping with our programs?   Let us know.