Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a fee to attend the event?

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and Science FUNweek being held online, there will be no fee.
 

Do I have to be from Edmonton to attend the event?
Nope! As long as you have access to the internet, you can register for and "attend" our event from anywhere.

 

How do I register for the event?

Registration is now closed for Science FUNweek 2021. Click here to access all the FUNweek content!

Do I need to register for tours on top of registering for the event?

Nope! Since our tours are virtual this year, there are no capacity restrictions or registration requirements.

When is the event?

Science FUNweek will take place from March 20 to March 26, 2021.

I have a question about the event or your organization. Where can I contact a member of your team?

We can be reached at scifun@ualberta.ca.

How can I learn more about Science FUNdamentals?

Learn more about Science FUNdamentals' mission and classroom programming.

How can I support your organization?

Donate to Science FUNdamentals.

Is there flexibility regarding when I attend the event?

There is plenty of flexibility with virtually attending Science FUNweek. Our pre-recorded content on our YouTube channel can be viewed at any time.

Will the event feature live content?

Science FUNweek will feature a hybrid of both live and pre-recorded content. 

Where do I get my FUNweek tickets? Do I need to print my email confirmation?

There is no need to print off your confirmation emails. Simply provide the number of all guests that will be attending the event while registering.

We can no longer attend the event. What can we do? 

No worries! There is nothing required of anyone that no longer wishes to attend Science FUNweek after registering for the event.

Is the event safe for kids?

Absolutely! The event was made to show kids the FUN of science. Each virtual experiment is conducted by trained volunteers. Our event and all the content offered have been approved by the Office of Dean of Students at the University of Alberta. F

 

What do I need to attend the event?

Given that Science FUNweek is virtual, you will require a computer or another device capable of connecting to the internet to attend the event. However, a webcam and mic are not necessary.