In 2011, WISE Kid-Netic Energy won the Actua & GE Canada Award for Leadership and Innovation. This award was created in 1998 as a way to recognize member organizations that have best exemplified the Actua spirit of innovation over the past year.

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WISE Kid-Netic Energy reaches approximately 30,000 youth each year through our workshops, camps and clubs. See below for more details!

 

Workshops

Through our hands on, curriculum based workshops, we have reached a total of 281,049 students since 2004.

Dates

Number of Schools

Number of Workshops

Number of Students

Sept 2004 – Aug 2005

123

828

23,920

Sept 2005 – Aug 2006

127

767

21,040

Sept 2006 – Aug 2007

95

596

17,110

Sept 2007 – Aug 2008

139

847

22,660

Sept 2008 – Aug 2009

100

616

15,645

Sept 2009 – Aug 2010

88

602

16,130

Sept 2010 – Aug 2011

135

1182

28,300

Sept 2011 – June 2012

147

1104

29,530

Sept 2012 – Aug 2013

154

986

22,252

Sept 2013 – Aug 2014

165

1143

26,077

Sept 2014 – Aug 2015

170

1430

30,599

Sept 2015 – Aug 2016

172

1209

27,736

 

 

 

Kid-Netic Energy Camp

Our camps run weekly through the months of July and August in locations all over Manitoba. Each week is divided into five theme days packed full of hands on science and engineering activities. Since 2001, we have hosted camp in 40 different locations, reaching a total of 5,976 campers.

Year

Number of Locations

Numbers of Campers

2001

3

93

2002

3

108

2003

2

75

2004

2

45

2005

3

164

2006

3

139

2007

4

210

2008

7

555

2009

10

272

2010

15

360

2011

22

1072

2012

26

808

2013

20

481

2014

17

408

2015

21

665

2016

20

521

 

 

 

Check out the map link below to see all of the places that WISE Kid-Netic Energy has visited for camp since 2001. Click on the pin icons for more details and pictures of the locations.


View the WISE Kid-Netic Energy map

 

Kid-Netic Energy Girls Club

Our Girls Club runs for 18 weeks during the school year, held once a week at the University of Manitoba. This is a girls only science and engineering club, which features exciting projects, tours and mentor events. This program has been running since the 2009 and we have had a total of 68 participants!

Year

Number of Girls

2009/2010

14

2010/2011

18

2011/2012

18

2012/2013

22

2013/2014

8

2014/2015

9

2015/2016

19

 

 

Inner City Girls Club

Inner City Girls Club is a partnership between us and the Boys and Girls Club of Winnipeg. This program has been running since 2012 and we have had a total of 67 participants!

Year

Number of Participants

2012/2013

34

2013/2014

17

2014/2015

16

2015/2016

15

 

 

Kid-Netic Energy Saturdays

Kid-Netic Energy Saturdays is a mini-camp experience, offered during the school year at the University of Manitoba. This program has been running since the 2009 and we have had a total of 45 participants!

Year

Number of Participants

2009/2010

11

2010/2011

24

2011/2012

10