Achievements of Transition Students over the last few years


  • Cheng Xie, winner of the presigious 2014 Schulich Leader Award, one of only two such awards on the UBC campus, is studying in the Faculty of Applied Science. The award offers $20,000 for each of four years of study at UBC.
  • The Transition Program is the winner of the 2008 Grades 8 and 9 MathChallengers, the 2009 Grade 9 MathChallengers, and the 2011 Grade 9 MathChallengers.
  • Students have been invited to Seattle for the Northwest Intramurals Math Competition.
  • Students from the Transition Program have held top placements in the Provincial MathChallengers competitions.
  • The Transition Program has won awards at numerous Model United Nations Conferences.
  • The Transition Program has won a Reach for the Top Junior Championship in 2003.
  • The Transition Program is the winner of the 2009 investment competition.
  • Two students from the Transition Program won a provincial physics competition, B.C.'s Brightest Minds, in 2008 and in 2010(Allen Zhang and Yin Shu Yang).
  • Two students from the Transition Program won the 2010 B.C. Brightest Minds Competition at the Pacific National Exhibition.
  • Students from the Transition Program have won numerous awards at the Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair competitions.
  • Students from the Transition Program have been invited to the Canada-Wide Science Fair competitions where they have also won additional awards.
  • Two students from the Transition Program came third place in the B.C.'s Brightest Minds Competition in 2011 (Jessica Qiu and YJ Shin)