Calgary Brain Bee

Thanks to everyone for your interest in Brain Bee. The competition for 2020 will be cancelled due to the COVID-19 virus. We will post any information about Brain Bee 2021 here on this web page when we know more.

The Brain Bee is an international competition founded by the Society for Neuroscience. These live Q&A competitions test the neuroscience knowledge of high school students around the world, and consist of oral, written and hands-on components. 

Students in grades 9 to 12 from Calgary and surrounding area schools are invited to compete in the


2019 Winner

Salma Zein

The 2019 Calgary Brain Bee winner is Salma Zein from Joane Cardinal Schubert High School. Congratulations Salma and best of luck at the National Brain Bee Competition!

Prepare for Brain Bee

Students are advised to prepare for the competition using the free textbook 
Neuroscience: Science of the Brain.

Links to study materials: