STUDENTS TAKE HOME AWARDS AT THE INTEL INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
from around the state were among the awards winners at the 62nd Intel
International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) held in Pittshburgh, PA May 13 - 18, 2012. Below is a listing of the award winners and their
The Intel International
Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), the world's largest international pre-college science competition, provides an annual forum for more than 1,500 high school students from about 70 countries, regions, and territories to showcase their independent research as they compete for over $3 million annually. The Intel ISEF is the premier global science competition for students in grades 9-12. Visit the Society for Science & the Public web site http://www.societyforscience.org/isef/ for more information.
Sara Volz from Colorado Springs, CO won $3,000 (1st Place) in the Energy & Transportation category. Sara was the 1st Place Best Project winner at CSEF. This is the second consecutive year Sara has won 1st Place in her category at the Intel ISEF.
Easton LaChappelle from Mancos, CO won $1,500 (2nd Place) in the Electrical & Mechanical Engineering category. Easton was the 3rd Place Best Project winner at CSEF.
Kelli Lynch from Fort Collins, CO won $1,500 (2nd Place) in the Microbiology category. Kelli took 1st Place in Microbiology at CSEF.
Tayler Rocha from Monte Vista, CO won $1,500 (2nd Place) in the Environmental Sciences category. Taylor received an Honorable Mention in Environmental Sciences at CSEF.
& Government Awards:
Devon Enke from La Veta, CO won $500 (2nd Place) from the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration.
Easton LaChappelle from Mancos, CO received an Honorable Mention certificate from the International Council on Systems Engineering.
Kelli Lynch from Fort Collins, CO won $750 (4th Place) from the American Society for Microbiology.
Johanna Phillips from Monte Vista, CO received an Honorable Mention certificate from the International Council on Systems Engineering.
Tayler Rocha from Monte Vista, CO won $600 (1st Place) from the Society for Freshwater Science.