Our Sponsors

Canadian Science Publishing: The publisher of STEM Fellowship Journal and sponsor of the scholarly writing challenge and scholarly writing workshops.


Canadian Science Publishing is an independent, not-for-profit scholarly publisher dedicated to serving the needs of researchers and their communities.


SciNet UofT: Academic sponsor of STEM Fellowship data science education and the Big Data Challenge.

SciNet is Canada’s largest supercomputer centre, providing Canadian researchers with computational resources and expertise necessary to perform their research on scales not previously possible in Canada.


SAS Canada: The host of the Big Data Challenge finals and sponsor of the scholarship prize that provides data science education curriculum and certification for STEM Fellows.

Through innovation analytics, business intelligence, and data management software and services, SAS helps customers at more than 75, 000 sites make better decisions faster.


IBM Big Data University: Learning material and monetary sponsor of the Big Data Challenge and the IBM student prize.

Big Data University is an IBM community initiative focused on providing opportunities to learn the fundamental concepts required to develop, process, and analyze big data and break down the traditional barriers to participation in this sector.


Digital Science: Monetary sponsor of the Big Data Challenge


Digital Science is a technology company serving the needs of scientific research. They provide software that makes the research process simpler and more efficient so that everyone can work smart and discover more. We believe passionately that tomorrow’s research will be different and better than today’s.


Perimeter Institute: Host of the Canadian Young Physicists’ Tournament

Perimeter Institute is a leading centre for scientific research, training and educational outreach in foundational theoretical physics. Founded in 1999 in Waterloo, Canada, its mission is to advance our understanding of the universe at the most fundamental level, stimulating the breakthroughs that could transform our future.


Royal Bank of Canada: Monetary sponsor of the National Big Data Challenge

Serving over 16 million clients and employing 80, 000 people, the Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank. RBC Future Launch empowers Canadian youth for the jobs of tomorrow.