Victoria University of Wellington Science Faculty Prize – 2020

All Features ProjectsAll 2020 Winners
Student Name Sophie Hayes
Year 9
School Wellington Girls’ College
Teacher/s Christina Veale


For the most innovative exhibit in Class 5, Victoria University of Wellington Research Office offers financial support towards expenses in the first year of a Victoria University of Wellington undergraduate degree in science or engineering, or a conjoint degree including science (conditions apply).

Project Short Description

An innovative investigation to build a mechanism that can power a smartwatch without taking it off to charge it.

Presentation Slides

Protection of Copyright, Intellectual Property and Design
Please note that the student’s intellectual property within entries to this fair has been protected by gazetting this exhibition under Section 9(2) of the Patents Act 2013 and Section 10(2) of the Designs Act 1953 by The Commissioner of Patents.