Determined high school seniors submit their STS 2021 applications, undeterred by a worldwide pandemic
Most science fairs and competitions have traditionally been held in person, until the COVID-19 pandemic came along and threw a wrench in plans involving gatherings of more than one. It’s no secret that science fair applicants along with their mentors faced substantial new challenges this year.
12-Year-Old Uses Optical Illusions to Better Understand Cognitive Processing; Wins $25,000 Top Award at the Broadcom MASTERS
Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public today announced that Ishana Kumar, 12, from Chappaqua, New York, won the coveted $25,000 Samueli Foundation Prize, the top award in the Broadcom MASTERS®, the nation’s premier science and engineering competition for middle school students.
Teen Scientists Win $1.8 Million at Virtual Regeneron Science Talent Search 2020 for Exemplary Research on Predicting Crop Yield, Machine Learning Algorithms and Reducing Emissions in Industrial Gas Burners
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) and Society for Science & the Public announced that Lillian Kay Petersen, 17, of Los Alamos, New Mexico won the $250,000 top award in the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2020, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science and math competition for high school seniors.
First virtual Colorado Science and Engineering Fair gives students a way to connect amid COVID-19 stay-at-home orders
For middle- and high-school students who are drawn to science in the way that others are drawn to sports, the science fair is their arena. The Colorado Science and Engineering Fair is their qualifying event, the International Science and Engineering Fair the finals.