Latest Science Fair Stories

2014-05-27 23:02:17

The invitations to the event reflect the Army's commitment to foster STEM talent nationwide. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Participants from two programs within the Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) portfolio − eCYBERMISSION and the Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) − were selected to attend the 2014 White House Science Fair on Tuesday, May 27. The students earned this high honor by distinguishing themselves through scientific achievement and service to...

2013-05-14 23:24:25

Kaivac´s ATP system has already helped contestant win "Best in Fair" prize. Hamilton, OH (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) has just opened this year´s competition in Phoenix, AZ and will run through May 17, 2013. The Intel ISEF allows more than 1,500 precollege students from more than 70 countries around the world to compete for more than $3 million in prize money. It is the largest fair of its kind for students in grades 9 to...

Google Science Fair 2013 Registrations Now Open For Students Around The World
2013-01-31 08:17:49

[ Watch Video: Google Science Fair 2013 ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Internet search and tech titan Google yesterday opened its doors for registrars to sign up for this year´s Google Science Fair 2013–its third annual contest for students interested in science and technology. This year, Google is partnering with CERN, the LEGO Group, National Geographic and Scientific American. Sam Peter, a member of the Google Science Fair team, wrote in a...

2012-07-09 23:01:36

More than 100 of the best science projects will be selected to compete in StanFan Tech's 2013 World Science Fair competition that will be live streamed around the world New York, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2012 Ever discovered something through experimentation and wanted the whole world to see? If so the opportunity is here, more than 100 of the best science projects around the globe will be selected to compete in StanFan Tech's 2013 World Science Fair Competition. This event will be live streamed...

Google To Sponsor Science Fair With Submissions Accepted In 13 Languages
2012-01-13 06:11:59

Google is accepting submissions for its 2012 international science fair. Last year, which was the first year of the science fair, they had over 7,500 entries from over 90 countries. Contestants were limited to offering projects written in English only. This year,  they have opened up their submissions to be written in one of 13 languages, making the competition more global. Eligible contestants need to be between 13 and 18 years of age and can include teams of up to three...

2011-02-10 16:52:00

MIAMI, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Addressing the need for U.S. future scientists and recognizing student scientific leadership, St. Thomas University's School of Science, Technology and Engineering Management will hold its first Regional Science Fair February 25 at its Carnival Cruise Lines Building, inviting high school students from public, private and Catholic schools to participate, have their projects judged, and be eligible to win tech prizes in high demand. Public...

2011-02-04 07:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bay Area Technology School, a public charter school serving sixth to twelfth grade students, will host its Fifth Annual Science Fair on Saturday, Feb. 5th between 10:15 am and 2 pm. Most of BayTech's students come from economically disadvantaged backgrounds and the school organizes a number of fairs and competitions to encourage involvement in sciences, math and technology. There will be more than one hundred projects from three schools...

2010-05-17 12:47:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricoh Americas Corporation presented 4 high school students with the Ricoh Sustainable Development Award at the 2010 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), the world's largest pre-college science competition showcasing over 1,600 of the world's leading young talent and their independent scientific research projects. The awards, which were hosted this year at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in California, were presented...

2008-09-16 00:00:10

By Jeremy P. Kelley Staff Writer SUGARCREEK TWP., Greene County -- Excellence in science has become the norm at Bellbrook Middle School, but a recent award makes clear just how strong the school's work is. BMS is one of only three Miami Valley public schools to win the Governor's Award for Excellence in Youth Science Opportunities for the 2007-08 school year. Jackson Center and Fairborn high schools were the other local public schools honored, and seven Catholic schools in the Miami...

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