Frequently Asked Questions

When is the event?

Science FUNweek 2022 will take place March 14-19, 2022. 

Do I have to be in 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.

Is there a fee to attend the event?

Nope! Science FUNweek 2022 is a free event. 

How do I register for the event?

Click here to register for FUNweek 2022!

Will the event feature live content?

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

​How can I register for the live content?

More information regarding the live streamed presentations, demonstrations, and tours will be provided via email.

Click here to register for FUNweek 2022!

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

Our tours will be offered in three formats: an online 360˚ experience, pre-recorded videos, and live stream.

Registration is not required for the 360˚ experience or pre-recorded videos.

Registration is required for the live streamed tours, to ensure capacity requirements are met

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.

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.

How long will I have access to the content?

All content will be removed on June 30, 2022.

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. If you would like to be removed from the mailing list, please email us at scifun@ualberta.ca.

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 has been approved by the Office of Dean of Students at the University of Alberta.

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. Be sure to bring your enthusiasm for science and FUN!

 

Where can I access more science content?

If you are a teacher, click here to participate in our classroom programming

If you are a teacher, parent, or guardian, click here to participate in our new online course - Science FUNdamentals at Home!

If you are a youth group leader, or would simply like more information, please contact our External Director at external@sciencefundamentals.org.