- The Best Presenter will win $1000.
- The second best presenter will be awarded $500.
- The audience will be polled to select one finalist as the People's Choice winner. They will be awarded $250.
- An overall winner and a People's Choice winner will be chosen to move forward to the university wide final.
- Prizes for faculty heats will vary according to each faculty — about $300–$400 for the winner, and $100–$150 for the People's Choice prize.
Our prizes have been generously donated by SFU's VP Academic, VP Research, and the Office of Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Fellows.