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Strict Embargo: Friday, May 17, 2002, 10:00 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time.
Award winners listed below will not be informed
of their status until this time.

Government and Industry Awards and College Scholarships presented to Finalist
of the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair


Louisville, Kentucky USA -- Science Service, in partnership with Intel, presented the following awards this morning at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. Student winners were ninth through twelfth graders who earned the right to compete by winning top prize at a local, regional, state or national science fair. These awards, presented by governmental and educational organizations, include scholarships, summer internships, book and equipment grants and scientific field trips.

The Intel ISEF offers tuition grants to selected students. Colleges and Universities had the opportunity to recruit members of their next freshman class from the most talented young scientists in the world.

The International Science and Engineering Fair is sponsored by Intel and has been administered by Science Service since its inception in 1950. Science Service is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the understanding and appreciation of science through publications and educational programs.

This information will be posted on the internet at www.sciserv.org/isef immediately following the ceremony.

 
U.S. Air Force
First Awards of $3,000
BE001 Media Mayhem: Effects of Television Violence on Children
Natalie Rose Mergler, 17, Chaminade-Julienne High School, Dayton, Ohio

BI030 Establishing Evolutionary Relationships of Oklahoma Native Americans Through Mitochondrial DNA Analysis
Charles A. Jantzen, 17, Latta High School, Ada, Oklahoma

BO037 Bactericidal Activity in vitro of Chihuahuan Desert Plants and a Synergistic Approach to Overcoming Broad-Spectrum Antibiotic Resistance
Kevin Kuan Gao, 17, John Connally High School, Austin, Texas

CH027 Energy Transfer in the A2SIGMA+ Excited State of the Hydroxyl Radical
Brandi Michelle Cossairt, 17, Mast Academy, Key Biscayne, Florida

CS013 A. I. Vision: 3-D Stereoscopic Environment Reconstruction
Robert Earl Eunice, 17, Houston County High School, Warner Robins, Georgia

EA025 Evolution in Motion: Orbital Optimization Using Genetic Algorithms
Ulyana N. Horodyskyj, 16, Padua Franciscan High School, Parma, Ohio

EN079 Building an Autonomous Search and Rescue Robot
Ryan M Wistort, 18, Peninsula High School, Gig Harbor, Washington

EV102 The Effect of Time of Exposure and Concentration of CCA Preservative on the Amount of Arsenic Absorbed into Chicken Skin from Pressure-treated Lumber
Katherine Douglas Van Schaik, 15,

GN010 A New Fluorometric Method of Measuring Fibrillar Amyloid Beta-Protein in Alzheimer's Disease
Neha Chauhan, 15, Susan E. Wagner High School, Staten Island, New York

MA030 Winter Wonderland: A Mathematical Analysis of Snowflakes
Amanda Bryce Shaw, 16, Seton School, Manassas, Virginia

ME059 A Novel Method for Identifying and Isolating Human Skin Stem Cells Utilizing MXR-Pump Detection
Zachary Daniel Wissner-Gross, 17, Great Neck South High School, Great Neck, New York

MI060 Mouse Mammary Tumor Virus: Investigating the Role of Heparin Binding in Retroviral Infection and Investigation of a Potential Anti-viral Therapy Target
Maria Elena De Obaldia, 15, Moorestown High School, Moorestown, New Jersey

PH016 Bubble-based Resonance-Doppler Sensor for Liquid Characterization
Naveen Neil Sinha, 17, Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos, New Mexico

ZO016 Effect of RFR on the Water Maze Performance of Mice
Matthew Conrad Morrow, 18, Dekalb High School, Waterloo, Indiana

 
Second Awards of $1,500
BE049 A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: The Timing of Guidance in Visual Search
Nina Vasan, 18, Parkersburg High School, Parkersburg, West Virginia

BI021 Etiology and Prevention of Cataracts in Diabetic Patients
Aman Kumar Jain, 17, Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Shreveport, Louisiana

BO018 Mathematical Analysis of 'Sudden Oak Death' Epidemiology
Raygen McKenzie Yantis, 18, Gold Beach High School, Gold Beach, Oregon

CH038 Creation of a High-performance Polymer Blend
Edmund Francis Palermo, 17, Bay Shore High School, Bay Shore, New York

CS054 An Improved Algorithm for Meshing Large and Complex Terrains
Scott Andrew Bender, 16, Spring Valley High School, Columbia, South Carolina

EA018 Investigating the Role of the Dynamic Pipe Effect in Tornadogenesis
Ashley Elizabeth Tidwell, 18, Westmoore High School, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

EN090 Aerodynamic Advantages of the Seagull Wing
Sean T. Conroy, 17, Pennsylvania Home Schoolers, Kittanning, Pennsylvania

EV092 Degradation of Glycerol in HySee 100%
Kyle Anthony Marsland, 17, Hamilton High School, Chandler, Arizona

GN009 Effects of Omega-3 Fish Oil on Cholesterol and Triglyceride Levels
Natalie Anne Malek, 18, Navasota High School, Navasota, Texas

MA028 Barcodes: Reading Between the Lines
Krystle Jo Stockmaster, 17, Wynford High School, Bucyrus, Ohio

ME053 Cardiovascular Stents with Shape Memory Alloys
Mark Mohan Mazumder, 17, Little Rock Central High School, Little Rock, Arkansas

MI036 Remediation of Berkeley Pit Water Using Genetically Modified Extremophilic Yeast: Phase III
Alexandra Hope Antonioli, 17, Butte High School, Butte, Montana

PH026 Study of Atmospheric Turbulent Cells Using Stellar Aberration
Kyle Brady Winkleman, 14, H. Louis Scott Junior High School, Winchester, Tennessee

ZO057 Effect of Electromagnetic Fields on the Movement of Artemia
Aaron Joseph Brown, 15, Cass Technical High School, Detroit, Michigan

 
Team Award of $1,500 for each member
ME303 Medicinal Properties of Sambucus canadensis and Achillea millefolium
Jesse Donald Ranney, 15, Catholic High School, New Iberia, Louisiana
Kathryn Theresa Breaux, 16, Catholic High School, New Iberia, Louisiana

 
Team Award of $1,000 for each member
EV302 Phytoremediation of Crude Oil Contaminated Soil Using Populus deltoides X Populus nigra: Phase IV
Nicholas Ronald Mattila, 17, Lincoln Senior High School, Thief River Falls, Minnesota
Matthew Thomas Dimich, 18, Lincoln Senior High School, Thief River Falls, Minnesota

 
Each winner will receive a medallion, and a certificate of recognition. The teacher of each individual and team, will receive a grant in the amount of $300.
 
U.S. Army
Award of $3000 in savings bonds, a Certificate of Achievement and a gold medallion.
BE004 Catching Liars: An Innovative Study in Infrared Lie Detection
John Scott Newman, 16, Yorktown High School, Arlington, Virginia

BI015 Immune Response Initiation in Port-Orford-Cedar to Inhibit Phytophthora lateralis Infection
Nicole Renee Blalock, 17, Gold Beach High School, Gold Beach, Oregon

BO061 Flammability of the Needles and Scales of Seven Species of Western Montana Conifers
Josh Michael Schwartzman, 18, Big Sky High School, Missoula, Montana

CH053 Biocatalytic Composite Electrodes for Biofuel Cell Applications
Daniel Clayton Appel, 15, Eldorado High School, Albuquerque, New Mexico

CS017 Ceebler: An HTTP Proxy for Secure, Fine-grained Access Control of Cookies
Joshua Michael Hailpern, 18, John Jay High School, Katonah, New York

EA025 Evolution in Motion: Orbital Optimization Using Genetic Algorithms
Ulyana N. Horodyskyj, 16, Padua Franciscan High School, Parma, Ohio

EN011 CEDRS (Cost Effective Digital Radiography System)
Christopher Bligh Komanski, 17, Lake Highland Preparatory School, Orlando, Florida

EV093 Macro-invertebrate Diversity in Stream Bionetworks
Rebecca Jennifer Miriam Krystosek, 17, Bagley Junior-Senior High School, Bagley, Minnesota

GN010 A New Fluorometric Method of Measuring Fibrillar Amyloid Beta-Protein in Alzheimer's Disease
Neha Chauhan, 15, Susan E. Wagner High School, Staten Island, New York

MA035 Mathematical Correlation of Sound and Light Waves
Siir Sirinyasam Kilkis, 17, Greenwood Laboratory School, Springfield, Missouri

MA302 Profinite Fibonacci Numbers
Davy Kim, 16, Academy for the Advancement of Science and Technology, Hackensack, New Jersey
Eve Drucker, 17, Academy for the Advancement of Science and Technology, Hackensack, New Jersey

ME040 Anticancer Properties of Turmeric Against Pediatric Leukemia
Reshma Ramachandran, 14, Coral Reef Senior High School, Miami, Florida

MI061 Crosstalk Between Maternal and Neonatal Immune Response
Jyothi Satish Chandra, 17, Central High School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

PH012 Model Membrane Biophysics: An Atomic Force Microscopy Study of Synaptic Vesicle Fusion
Vinita Marie Alexander, 17, duPont Manual Magnet High School, Louisville, Kentucky

ZO059 Soy Silage
Christopher John Nelson, 18, West Central Valley High School, Stuart, Iowa

 
One expense paid trip to London International Youth Science Forum, $3,000 in savings bonds, $300 from the Association of the United States Army, gold medallion and Certificate of Achievement.
CS010 Pattern Detection in Quasi-periodic Waveforms: Application to Speech Compression
Ezra Jacob Rapoport, 18, Horace Mann School, Bronx, New York

 
Alternate to attend the London International Youth Science Forum
PH012 Model Membrane Biophysics: An Atomic Force Microscopy Study of Synaptic Vesicle Fusion
Vinita Marie Alexander, 17, duPont Manual Magnet High School, Louisville, Kentucky

 
Two expense paid trips to Operation Cherry Blossom in Tokyo, Japan. Each trip winner will also receive $3,000 in savings bonds, $300 from the Association of the United States Army, a gold medallion and Certificate of Achievement.
EV015 Functional Tolerance and Accumulation of Lead: A Novel Approach to Understanding and Improving Uptake
Marc Anthony Burrell, 18, Nicolet High School, Glendale, Wisconsin

ME082 Why Are Sharks Resistant to Cancer? The Unique Core Structure of the Shark P53 Gene
Jeanna Qingyang Liu, 17, Century High School, Rochester, Minnesota

 
Alternate for the Operation Cherry Blossom trip to Toyko, Japan
MI061 Crosstalk Between Maternal and Neonatal Immune Response
Jyothi Satish Chandra, 17, Central High School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 
U.S. Navy & Marine Corps
Scholarship in the amount of $8,000
BE001 Media Mayhem: Effects of Television Violence on Children
Natalie Rose Mergler, 17, Chaminade-Julienne High School, Dayton, Ohio

BI021 Etiology and Prevention of Cataracts in Diabetic Patients
Aman Kumar Jain, 17, Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Shreveport, Louisiana

BO064 The Maize Plant: Genetic Influence on the Stem Vascular Development and Its Aerodynamic Responses
Wayne Yuen Cheng, 17, Williamsville High School East, East Amherst, New York

CH027 Energy Transfer in the A2SIGMA+ Excited State of the Hydroxyl Radical
Brandi Michelle Cossairt, 17, Mast Academy, Key Biscayne, Florida

CS010 Pattern Detection in Quasi-periodic Waveforms: Application to Speech Compression
Ezra Jacob Rapoport, 18, Horace Mann School, Bronx, New York

EA038 Tessera Rings on Venus: The Unrecognized Remnants of Crustal Plateaus
Carolyn Morgan Tewksbury, 16, Clinton Senior High School, Clinton, New York

EN039 Design and Fabrication of a Peristaltic Micropump
Mark William Knight, 18, Catlin Gabel School The, Portland, Oregon

EV068 Influence of Organic Nitrogen Species on Aureococcus anophagefferens and Competing Phytoplankton
Kristen Ann Goodrich, 17, West Islip High School, West Islip, New York

GN013 Relationship Between Metabolic Rate and Lifespan
Emily Patricia Norwood, 17, Keystone School, San Antonio, Texas

MA009 Nullhomotopic Knots in Real Projective Space
Nikita Rozenblyum, 18, Stuyvesant High School, New York, New York

ME066 Regulation of Tumor Angiogenesis and Apoptosis via Suppression of the Translation Initiation Factor eIF4E in Prostate Cancer
Rebecca Anne McGaha, 17, Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Shreveport, Louisiana

MI036 Remediation of Berkeley Pit Water Using Genetically Modified Extremophilic Yeast: Phase III
Alexandra Hope Antonioli, 17, Butte High School, Butte, Montana

PH016 Bubble-based Resonance-Doppler Sensor for Liquid Characterization
Naveen Neil Sinha, 17, Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos, New Mexico

ZO016 Effect of RFR on the Water Maze Performance of Mice
Matthew Conrad Morrow, 18, Dekalb High School, Waterloo, Indiana

 
Scholarships are payable at $2,000 a year for four years. Recipients also receive a certificate signed by the Chief of Naval Research and the Vice Chief of Naval Research, and a U.S. Navy memento.
 
U.S. Coast Guard
For projects that relate to boating and water safety.
 
First Award of $5,000 and plaque
EV004 Utilization of Electromagnetic Fields as a Nontoxic Antifoulant
Elizabeth Van Cortlandt Varela, 16, West Potomac High School, Alexandria, Virginia

 
Second Award of $3,000 and plaque
CS014 Automatic Packet Reporting System: Building a Large Scale Geospatial Database
James J Jefferson, 17, Winona Senior High School, Winona, Minnesota

 
Third Award of $1,000 and plaque
EN089 Tough Tanks
Brent W. Tyler, 16, Hilton Head Preparatory School, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

 
Fourth Award of $500 and plaque
BE040 Retention of Information as a Function of Presentation Media
Caleb Tyrell Gallemore, 17, Seneca High School, Seneca, Missouri

 
Honorable Mention Award of $100
CH303 Salinity, Buoyancy and Drag
Nicole Marie Parsels, 17, Oak Grove High School, San Jose, California
Keiko Marianne Imazumi, 17, Oak Grove High School, San Jose, California

EN034 Effects of Water Saturation on Tensile Strength of Wood
Lea Ashleigh Ruppert, 14, Francis Howell High School, Saint Charles, Missouri

EN096 The Design of a Localized Positioning System
Brian Todd VanOsdol, 18, Glendale High School, Springfield, Missouri

 
U.S. Coast Guard Research and Development
For projects that demonstrate outstanding achievement in research and scientific knowledge in several areas of interest.
 
First Award of $5,000
EV023 Effect of Capsaicin vs. Potassium and Silicon on Zebra Mussel Substrate Adhesion
Mark Edward Jackson, 17, Sheridan High School, Sheridan, Arkansas

 
Second Award of $3,000
EV085 Oil Spills...."Hair" Today, Gone Tomorrow: A New Design Technology and Application for Oil Spill Clean-ups
Shannon Elizabeth Ward, 15, Childersburg High School, Childersburg, Alabama

 
Third Award of $1,000
BE030 Effects of Sleep-deprivation on Short-term Cognitive Capacity
Brent Michael Foster, 17, Red Mountain High School, Mesa, Arizona

 
Fourth Award $500
EN014 Investigating Various Factors in Both a Liquid-electrolyte and Polymer-electrolyte Membrane Direct-methanol Fuel Cell to Maximize Total Power Output
Douglas George Lavanture, 15, John Adams High School, South Bend, Indiana

 
Honorable Mention of $100
BE049 A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: The Timing of Guidance in Visual Search
Nina Vasan, 18, Parkersburg High School, Parkersburg, West Virginia

CH020 Effect of Controlling Hydrogen on the Power Output of Fuel Cells
Whitney Elan Colella, 15, Francis Howell High School, Saint Charles, Missouri

CH040 Utilizing Room Temperature Ionic Liquids as the Electrolyte in an Electrochemical Cell
Kunil Kaushik Raval, 16, Saginaw Arts and Sciences Academy, Saginaw, Michigan

 
Areas of interest include: Intelligent Waterway Systems - technologies and techniques for ensuring cost effective navigation safety; Energy Management Technologies - energy alternatives offering reduced maintenance cost by reduction of wear on moving parts; Human Error Reduction - research into the mechanisms that contribute to crew fatigue and additional factors that may lead to human error; Oil Spill Response - innovative concepts to improve recovery rates; Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) - Innovative way of preventing rampant propagation of ANS.
 
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
For projects that best relate to NASA's mission.
 
All expense-paid trip to attend the U.S. Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama and a certificate
BO027 Brassica Biofumigation: Screening of Glucosinolate Containing Plants for Anticarcinogenic Activity, Phase III
Heather Nicole Hannahan, 17, Clarkrange High School, Clarkrange, Tennessee

CH021 Nanoconstruction with Self-assembling DNA-PNA Complexes
Alexander C. Mittal, 17, Greenwich High School, Greenwich, Connecticut

CH027 Energy Transfer in the A2SIGMA+ Excited State of the Hydroxyl Radical
Brandi Michelle Cossairt, 17, Mast Academy, Key Biscayne, Florida

CS019 Collision Determination and Response in the Third Dimension
Arya Mohammad Iranmanesh, 16, Roanoke Valley Governors School for Science and Technology, Roanoke, Virginia

CS029 Breaking the Crypt
Jake Daniel Hertenstein, 17, De Soto High School, De Soto, Missouri

CS048 A Novel Calculus-based Cipher
John Michael Tuley, 17, Penn-Trafford High School, Harrison City, Pennsylvania

EA025 Evolution in Motion: Orbital Optimization Using Genetic Algorithms
Ulyana N. Horodyskyj, 16, Padua Franciscan High School, Parma, Ohio

EA038 Tessera Rings on Venus: The Unrecognized Remnants of Crustal Plateaus
Carolyn Morgan Tewksbury, 16, Clinton Senior High School, Clinton, New York

EN026 A Shape Memory Alloy Applied to Prosthetics
Matthew Domenic Corvese, 16, Bishop Hendricken High School, Warwick, Rhode Island

EN027 Sweet PVC Rocketry
Nigel Forest Reuel, 16, Rio Rancho High School, Rio Rancho, New Mexico

EN055 Feasibility of Converting the Kinetic Energy of Airflow Around a Car into Electrical Energy for Powering the Car
Vijay Kailas Brihmadesam, 17, Jackson Preparatory School, Jackson, Mississippi

EV013 Identifying Bacteria that Have Crossed the Atlantic Ocean in Clouds of African Dust Using Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), DNA Cloning and DNA Sequencing: Two-Year Study
Timothy Calvin Borden, 16, Canterbury School, Fort Myers, Florida

GN018 Can a Telomere Be Extended by Foreign Telomerase?
Herbert Mason Hedberg, 16, North Attleboro High School, North Attleboro, Massachusetts

MA037 An Expansion of the Spruce Budworm Model Using a Time-dependant Growth Rate
Christopher Ryan Bruner, 16, Wewoka High School, Wewoka, Oklahoma

ME065 Expression of Constitutively Active Oncogene, c-Src, Disrupts Cell-cell Adhesion
Ankita C Baxi, 16, Houston High School, Germantown, Tennessee

PH016 Bubble-based Resonance-Doppler Sensor for Liquid Characterization
Naveen Neil Sinha, 17, Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos, New Mexico

 
Honorable Mention Award Certificates for International Students, and Students under the age of 16.
CH053 Biocatalytic Composite Electrodes for Biofuel Cell Applications
Daniel Clayton Appel, 15, Eldorado High School, Albuquerque, New Mexico

CS042 Artificial Neural Networks: Mechanisms of Pattern Recognition and Learning
Kimberly Elise Reinhold, 14, Saint Joseph Junior Senior High School, Hilo, Hawaii

EA037 Adaptive Telescope Control Using Star-Pattern Recognition
Jonathan Nicholas Sick, 16, Queen Elizabeth Sr High School, Calgary, Canada

EN048 Robotic Tactile Sensing
Joshua C Kline, 15, Liverpool High School, Liverpool, New York

EN065 Fiber Optic Smart Skin
Pencilla Lang, 14, London, Ontario, Canada

MA024 Design of Custom Integrated Circuits via New Algebraic Method
Jan Hrdy, 20, High Technical School, Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic

MI048 Antioxidants: Effects on Microglial Neurotoxicity
Crystal Mary-Lou Pinto, 18, Francis Libermann Catholic High School, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 
DuPont will recognize individual entries in the categories of Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Physics and Engineering, and Mathematics; as best exemplifies DuPont's excellence in research. A $500 award is presented in each of these categories.
BI040 From Food Preservation to Nanotechnology: Applications of the Mucilage-creating Properties of Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum)
Kavita M. Shukla, 17, Centennial High School, Ellicott City, Maryland

BI044 Baculovirus Vectors for Expression of HIV-2 Nef Protein in Sf9 Cell
April Renee Ruffin, 17, Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

CS042 Artificial Neural Networks: Mechanisms of Pattern Recognition and Learning
Kimberly Elise Reinhold, 14, Saint Joseph Junior Senior High School, Hilo, Hawaii

PH016 Bubble-based Resonance-Doppler Sensor for Liquid Characterization
Naveen Neil Sinha, 17, Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos, New Mexico

 
Bureau of Reclamation/U.S. Department of the Interior
For exhibits related to water resources development and management, including: hydroelectric and electric power generation, engineering design, construction materials, irrigation, water management and conservation, water quality, fisheries and aquatic ecology and wetlands.
 
First Award of $500 and matching grant to winner's school
EV040 Automated Detection and Removal System for Industrial Water Pollutants
Elina Onitskansky, 17, Hathaway Brown School, Shaker Heights, Ohio

 
Second Award of $300 and matching grant to winner's school
PH016 Bubble-based Resonance-Doppler Sensor for Liquid Characterization
Naveen Neil Sinha, 17, Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos, New Mexico

 
Third Award of $200 and matching grant to winner's school
ZO032 Biology and Behaviors of Hydra in Chromium Polluted Waters and Their Practical Application
Mingzhi Qu, 16, High School Attached to Fudan University, Shanghai, China

 
Honorable Mention Awards
EV056 Effects of Elevated Levels of Fecal Coliform and Sewage Effluent on Mytilus trossulus
Natalie Adele Hale, 16, Juneau-Douglas High School, Juneau, Alaska

EV328 Little Plant for the Treatment of Used Waters
Carolina Cubillos, 14, Eagle School, Antofagasta, Chile
Costanza Tapia, 14, Eagle School, Antofagasta, Chile

 
Each student receives a Certificate of Achievement, a letter from the Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation, a paperweight and a tote bag.
 
Patent and Trademark Office / U.S.Department of Commerce / Patent and Trademark Office Society
Awards in eight subject categories: Engineering,Physics, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Microbiology, Design and Visual Impact, Computer Science, Earth & Space Science
 
Grand Award of $1,000
PH024 Length Dependent Polarization Mode Dispersion Measurement
Mirza Asim Baig, 18, McNair Academic High School, Jersey City, New Jersey

 
First Award of $200
CH047 Biodiesel: Fuel of the Future? Phase II
Joshua James Chilson, 15, Florence High School, Florence, South Dakota

CS014 Automatic Packet Reporting System: Building a Large Scale Geospatial Database
James J Jefferson, 17, Winona Senior High School, Winona, Minnesota

EA013 The Cosmic Early Warning
Adam Michael Curry, 17, Palisade Senior High School, Palisade, Colorado

EN045 Hybrid Rocket Motors: Design, Construction and Flight
Thomas Raymond Sanders, 17, Lake Havasu High School, Lake Havasu City, Arizona

EN093 Solid Hydrogen Storage Using Depleted Uranium
Bryan William Christian, 17, Collins Hill High School, Suwanee, Georgia

EV048 Creating Collagen Gelatin Aerosols
Nathan Kyle Wright, 17, O'Donnell High School, O'Donnell, Texas

MI057 Upregulation of IL-2 Protein Expression in EL-4 T Cells
Jessica Elizabeth Ann Kaae, 17, Charles M Russell High School, Great Falls, Montana

 
Second Award of $150
CH021 Nanoconstruction with Self-assembling DNA-PNA Complexes
Alexander C. Mittal, 17, Greenwich High School, Greenwich, Connecticut

CS029 Breaking the Crypt
Jake Daniel Hertenstein, 17, De Soto High School, De Soto, Missouri

CS053 Virtual FlashCards
Jonathan Paul K. Palley, 17, Mira Loma High School, Sacramento, California

EA036 Heat of Condensation: A Natural Source of Protective Heat, Second-Year Study
Shamsher Singh Samra, 15, Clovis West High School, Fresno, California

EN105 Heat Transfer Enhancement of Drag Reducing Surfactants Using Ultrasonic Energy
Joline Marie Fan, 14, Upper Arlington High School, Upper Arlington, Ohio

EV040 Automated Detection and Removal System for Industrial Water Pollutants
Elina Onitskansky, 17, Hathaway Brown School, Shaker Heights, Ohio

MI048 Antioxidants: Effects on Microglial Neurotoxicity
Crystal Mary-Lou Pinto, 18, Francis Libermann Catholic High School, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

PH036 Relativity on the Desktop: Illustrative Models of Einsteinian Physics
Michael Henry Fischer, 16, Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, California

 
Grand Award includes a framed copy of the first patent granted in the U.S., and a flag that has been flown over the U.S. Capitol.
 
Asbury College
Presidential Science Scholarship of $5,000 per year for four years. Recipient must meet the admissions, scholarship, and scholarship renewal requirements of the college.
 
Scholarship award of $5,000 per year for four years.
CH035 Fun with Fuels
James Patrick Whalen, 16, Xenia Christian Academy, Xenia, Ohio

 
Recipient must meet the admission, scholarship, and scholarship renewal requirements of the college.
 
Bellarmine University
A full-tuition scholarship will be awarded to an Intel ISEF finalist, pursuing a first bachelor's degree in any area of study.
 
Scholarship value exceeds $70,000 over four years
ME014 In vitro Study of the Antimicrobial Effects of Honey on Staphylococcus epidermidis
Brittany Lee Melton, 17, Terre Haute South Vigo High School, Terre Haute, Indiana

 
Bellarmine University and the Kentucky Community & Technical College System
A full scholarship to a student who begins studies at KCTCS for two years then successfully transfers to Bellarmine University to pursue a first bachelor's degree in any field of study.
 
Award Scholarship
CH033 Improving the Performance of Nanocrystalline Solar Cells and the Discovery of a New Electrochemical Cell
Allison Ruth Morris, 15, Notre Dame Academy, Covington, Kentucky

ME004 Fingerprint Profiling: Are We at Risk?
Margaret Ann Stewart, 14, Ballard High School, Louisville, Kentucky

 
Two, 1/2 scholarships will be awarded to pursue a first bachelor's degree in any area of study. Recipients must enroll as a full time student.
 
California State University, Fresno
Scholarships in the amount of $5,000 per year for four years; after matriculation
BE029 The Eyes Have It: Visual Perception in Children with and without Dyslexia, Phase II
Stephanie A Williams, 16, Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, California

EV043 Eutrophication Control with Calcium Carbonate Filters and Denitrification
Vijay Yanamadala, 15, Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, California

 
Campbellville University
Centre College
Scholarship Award of $5,000 per year for four years.
 
Drexel University - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
For projects in the categories of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Medicine and Health and Physics.
 
Full-tuition scholarships
BE004 Catching Liars: An Innovative Study in Infrared Lie Detection
John Scott Newman, 16, Yorktown High School, Arlington, Virginia

CS019 Collision Determination and Response in the Third Dimension
Arya Mohammad Iranmanesh, 16, Roanoke Valley Governors School for Science and Technology, Roanoke, Virginia

EN062 Vortex-induced Vibrations on Flexible Cylinders
Bryce Kittinger Campbell, 17, Academy of Science and Technology, Conroe, Texas

EV087 Biodiesel: The Clear Choice
Brittany Jo Ekre, 17, Beach High School, Beach, North Dakota

MA030 Winter Wonderland: A Mathematical Analysis of Snowflakes
Amanda Bryce Shaw, 16, Seton School, Manassas, Virginia

ME053 Cardiovascular Stents with Shape Memory Alloys
Mark Mohan Mazumder, 17, Little Rock Central High School, Little Rock, Arkansas

MI036 Remediation of Berkeley Pit Water Using Genetically Modified Extremophilic Yeast: Phase III
Alexandra Hope Antonioli, 17, Butte High School, Butte, Montana

PH016 Bubble-based Resonance-Doppler Sensor for Liquid Characterization
Naveen Neil Sinha, 17, Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos, New Mexico

 
Scholarships are renewable for up to 5 years pending maintenance of a 3.0 GPA and full-time status. Each scholarship is valued at $73,625. Winners of these scholarships will be given preferential consideration during the application process.
 
Eastern Kentucky University
Four year, $5,000 per year scholarship.
 
Scholarship award of $5,000 per year for four years and out of state tuition
EV060 Hidden Consequences of Tire Wear: Two-Year Study
David A Joseph, 17, The Linsly School, Wheeling, West Virginia

 
Florida Institute of Technology
Tuition Scholarships of $10,000 per year for four years, renewable annually, to be used at Florida Institute of Technology.
 
$10,000 per year Scholarships, renewable annually.
BE001 Media Mayhem: Effects of Television Violence on Children
Natalie Rose Mergler, 17, Chaminade-Julienne High School, Dayton, Ohio

BI049 Use of P-Elements to Knock Out Genes in Drosophila melanogaster
Michael Adam Gorin, 17, Lynbrook Senior High School, Lynbrook, New York

BO011 Effect of Nutrient Absence on the Amount of DNA in Plants: Two-Year Study
Amy K. Weaver, 17, Sebring High School, Sebring, Florida

BO035 Does Centrifugal Force Affect Plant Growth?
Kathleen Camille Walker, 17, Brownsville Porter High School, Brownsville, Texas

CS048 A Novel Calculus-based Cipher
John Michael Tuley, 17, Penn-Trafford High School, Harrison City, Pennsylvania

EA043 Optical Divide: An Independent Assessment of a Subset of Hipparcos and Tycho-2 Proper Motions: Phase III
Sabrina Curie Snell, 16, School Without Walls, Washington, District of Columbia

EA044 Tracking and Measuring Magnetic Storms with a Magnetometer
Stuart Earl Anderson, 17, Emmaus High School, Emmaus, Pennsylvania

EN010 Cooperative Autonomous Robotics Utilizing Ant Pheromone Behavior
Joshua Brent Miller, 17, Eau Gallie High School, Melbourne, Florida

EN057 Perlite Concrete
Caitlin Marie Dills, 17, Basic High School, Henderson, Nevada

EV017 Can Electro-osmosis Be Used to Remove Heavy Metal Contaminates from Soil?
Jason Michael Schuler, 17, Lakewood High School, Saint Petersburg, Florida

 
Georgetown College
Renewal scholarship award of $5,000 to $9,000 per year for four years
BE034 Relation of False Memory Creation to Emotional Content and Mode of Presentation in Word Lists
Shannon Quinn Turney, 15, Notre Dame Academy, Covington, Kentucky

BO041 Comparison of the Genotypes and Phenotypes in the F2 Population of the Same Genetic Line of Cucurbita pepo
Whitney Marie Beck, 18, Pettisville High School, Pettisville, Ohio

EV020 Current Status of Mariculture in the Southeast Coast of China and Proposed Strategies
Yanting Guo, 18, The Affiliated High School of South China Normal Univ., Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

 
Indiana University
Partial tuition scholarships in the following categories: Behavioral and Social Sciences, Biochemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Earth and Space Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Medicine and Health, Microbiology, Physics, and Zoology.
 
Tuition scholarship of $5,000 per year
BE024 Portable Infrared Navigational Aid for the Blind
Frank Gerald Aguilar, 17, Lane Technical High School, Chicago, Illinois

BI049 Use of P-Elements to Knock Out Genes in Drosophila melanogaster
Michael Adam Gorin, 17, Lynbrook Senior High School, Lynbrook, New York

BO014 Electromagnetic Fields on Lactuca sativa: Phase III
Heather K LeFleur, 17, Stuart-Menlo High School, Stuart, Iowa

CH050 Synthesis of Monomer Precursors for Piezoelectric Polymers
Kamaljit Singh Chahal, 17, Cass Technical High School, Detroit, Michigan

CS048 A Novel Calculus-based Cipher
John Michael Tuley, 17, Penn-Trafford High School, Harrison City, Pennsylvania

EA044 Tracking and Measuring Magnetic Storms with a Magnetometer
Stuart Earl Anderson, 17, Emmaus High School, Emmaus, Pennsylvania

EV081 Phototoxicity of Hypericin and Alpha-Terthienyl to Tenebrio molitor, Drosophila melanogaster, and Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Adam Paul Rago, 16, Falmouth High School, Falmouth, Massachusetts

MA030 Winter Wonderland: A Mathematical Analysis of Snowflakes
Amanda Bryce Shaw, 16, Seton School, Manassas, Virginia

ME053 Cardiovascular Stents with Shape Memory Alloys
Mark Mohan Mazumder, 17, Little Rock Central High School, Little Rock, Arkansas

MI011 Less is More: Achieving the Minimal Therapeutic Dose for Streptococcus pneumoniae
Nadia Ambreen Agha, 17, Satellite High School, Satellite Beach, Florida

PH033 Drafting: Is It Real?
Stephen Francis Snow, 16, Patrician Academy, Butler, Alabama

ZO041 Mutant Flies and Brain Genes
Mengfei Huang, 17, Bellaire Senior High School, Bellaire, Texas

 
Kentucky State University
Full Presidential Scholarships include full tuition, room, board, books, and fees
 
Scholarship in Biology
BI051 Synchronization vs. Sensitization of Prostate Cancer Cells by Curcumin
David Nima Meigooni, 15, Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School, Lexington, Kentucky

BO019 Rapid Vegetative Propagation Using Benzyladenine Solution
Tiffany Nichole Swann, 17, Houston County High School, Warner Robins, Georgia

 
Scholarship in Chemistry
CH049 Household Item or Insulator?
Meet Shirish Patel, 16, Divine Child High School, Dearborn, Michigan

 
Scholarship in Computer Science
CS049 Interpretation of Tactile, Vision, and Hearing: A Communication and Feedback Experience
Alicia Lorraine Worley, 16, Keyser High School, Keyser, West Virginia

 
Scholarship in Mathematics
MA037 An Expansion of the Spruce Budworm Model Using a Time-dependant Growth Rate
Christopher Ryan Bruner, 16, Wewoka High School, Wewoka, Oklahoma

 
In-state students $7,418 per year for 4 years, out-of-state students $11,978 per year for 4 years.Scholarships will be adjusted to accommodate tuition increases.
 
Midway College
Scholarship Award of $5,000 per year for four years.
EV061 Pressurized Wood: Is It Environmentally Safe? Three-Year Study
Elizabeth Anne Harmon, 18, West Lauderdale High School, Collinsville, Mississippi

MI002 Effect of Triclosan on Antibiotic Resistance
Sara Ellen McFarland, 17, Hoehne Senior High School, Hoehne, Colorado

ZO002 Controlling Fire Ants by Preventing the Molting Process
Melanie Elizabeth Pyle, 18, Colquitt County High School, Moultrie, Georgia

 
Murray State University
For study leading to a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Physics or Electrical and Telecommunications Engineering a full tuition scholarship including housing and fees, renewable for four years.
 
Full Scholarship Award
EN041 Tech A Sketch
Tony David Liechty, 17, Leo Junior-Senior High School, Leo, Indiana

 
All applicants must meet the admission and scholarship requirements of the university. In-state residents $7,463 per year for 4 years, out-of-state students $12,498 per year for 4 years
 
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Full tuition Scholarship
EN029 Burn Rate Measurement of Solid PSAN/Mg Propellant with Various Binders
Nathaniel David Brown, 16, Life Christian Academy, Harvest, Alabama

EV006 Evaluating Designer Solids for Remediation of Heavy Elements in Aqueous Waste Streams
Jessica Dawn Caver, 17, Woodlin High School, Woodrow, Colorado

EV050 Preliminary Assessment of Avondale Park
Aja Maria Hazelhoff, 15, The Altamont School, Birmingham, Alabama

 
Each scholarship will cover full tuition, fees, room and board each year, renewable for four years for a total value up to $60,000.
 
Northeastern University
Northern Kentucky University
Scholarship award for pursuit of a Bachelor's degree in one of the university's programs.
 
Scholarship award of $5,000 per year for four years.
EV044 Rainfall as a Vehicle of Pollution and Contamination in Beaches and Recreational Waters
Eddy Leal, 16, Academia Del Perpetuo Socorro, Miramar, Puerto Rico

 
Polytechnic University
Scholarships are awarded in each of the following categories: Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics and Physics.
 
Partial tuition scholarships
CH040 Utilizing Room Temperature Ionic Liquids as the Electrolyte in an Electrochemical Cell
Kunil Kaushik Raval, 16, Saginaw Arts and Sciences Academy, Saginaw, Michigan

CS049 Interpretation of Tactile, Vision, and Hearing: A Communication and Feedback Experience
Alicia Lorraine Worley, 16, Keyser High School, Keyser, West Virginia

EN062 Vortex-induced Vibrations on Flexible Cylinders
Bryce Kittinger Campbell, 17, Academy of Science and Technology, Conroe, Texas

EV081 Phototoxicity of Hypericin and Alpha-Terthienyl to Tenebrio molitor, Drosophila melanogaster, and Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Adam Paul Rago, 16, Falmouth High School, Falmouth, Massachusetts

MA040 Adyasuren's Inequality
Anar Dauletovna Meirkhanova, 17, Taldykorgan, Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan

PH012 Model Membrane Biophysics: An Atomic Force Microscopy Study of Synaptic Vesicle Fusion
Vinita Marie Alexander, 17, duPont Manual Magnet High School, Louisville, Kentucky

 
Six partial tuition scholarships valued at $10,500 over four years are available at Polytechnic for each year of full-time study and for students who are qualified to attend Polytechnic Institute
 
Union College
Scholarship Award of $5,000 per year for four years
CH033 Improving the Performance of Nanocrystalline Solar Cells and the Discovery of a New Electrochemical Cell
Allison Ruth Morris, 15, Notre Dame Academy, Covington, Kentucky

MI043 Escheriachia coli Residue on Cutting Board Surfaces
Jessica Lee Johnson, 17, Hilltop High School, West Unity, Ohio

 
University of Kentucky
Graduate Scholarship/fellowships $5,000 per year for up to 3 years to be jointly provided by the Dean of the Graduate School, the Vice President for Research and the Provost.
 
Graduate Scholarships
BI051 Synchronization vs. Sensitization of Prostate Cancer Cells by Curcumin
David Nima Meigooni, 15, Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School, Lexington, Kentucky

CS010 Pattern Detection in Quasi-periodic Waveforms: Application to Speech Compression
Ezra Jacob Rapoport, 18, Horace Mann School, Bronx, New York

EN041 Tech A Sketch
Tony David Liechty, 17, Leo Junior-Senior High School, Leo, Indiana

PH012 Model Membrane Biophysics: An Atomic Force Microscopy Study of Synaptic Vesicle Fusion
Vinita Marie Alexander, 17, duPont Manual Magnet High School, Louisville, Kentucky

 
University of Kentucky College of Engineering and the Kentucky Community & Technical College System
Have joined together to award a $20,000 scholarship to a student who begins undergraduate studies at a KCTCS community college and completes a bachelor's degree in the UK College of Engineering.
 
Scholarship award of $5,000 per year for four years
PH038 Designing for Heat Resistance
Kristin Elizabeth Banik, 18, Marshall County High School, Benton, Kentucky

 
For the first two years, the scholarship (at current 2001-02 tuition levels) will cover tuition, fees, books, and equipment, travel and a summer internship at the UK College of Engineering. During the junior and senior years, the scholarship will cover tuition, fees, books and equipment, at a minimum.
 
University of Louisville
The University has committed twenty-eight full tuition scholarships to two finalists in each of the following Intel ISEF research categories: Behavioral and Social Sciences, Biochemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth and Space Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Gerontology, Mathematics, Medicine and Health, Microbiology, Physics, and Zoology.
 
Scholarship award offered in the 14 Intel ISEF categories
BE006 Understanding Gender Differences in Achievement Motivation in 6th-12th Grade Students
Emma Essock-Burns, 17, duPont Manual Magnet High School, Louisville, Kentucky

BE049 A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: The Timing of Guidance in Visual Search
Nina Vasan, 18, Parkersburg High School, Parkersburg, West Virginia

BI027 Molecular Modeling and the Identification of Functional Domains of a New Adhesive Molecule in Inflammatory Thrombosis
Tahir Ahmed, 17, Midwood High School at Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York

BI035 Active Site Convergence of BETA-Lactamases Predicts a Novel Mechanism of Substrate Hydrolysis by Class B Metallo-BETA-Lactamases
Debarshi Mustafi, 17, Kenwood Academy, Chicago, Illinois

BO028 Generating a Population of Arabidopsis Mutants Altered in the Function of Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxylase Kinase Using a Transgenic Screening Approach
Bryan Armando Lemus, 16, Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School, Miami, Florida

BO037 Bactericidal Activity in vitro of Chihuahuan Desert Plants and a Synergistic Approach to Overcoming Broad-Spectrum Antibiotic Resistance
Kevin Kuan Gao, 17, John Connally High School, Austin, Texas

CH018 Effect of Pigment Size on UV-related Fading of Paint: Phase II
Emily Michele Kraft, 16, Evansville Day School, Evansville, Indiana

CH033 Improving the Performance of Nanocrystalline Solar Cells and the Discovery of a New Electrochemical Cell
Allison Ruth Morris, 15, Notre Dame Academy, Covington, Kentucky

CS010 Pattern Detection in Quasi-periodic Waveforms: Application to Speech Compression
Ezra Jacob Rapoport, 18, Horace Mann School, Bronx, New York

CS024 Computer Recognition of Emotion in Speech
Yindong Yu, 16, Shanghai, China

EA037 Adaptive Telescope Control Using Star-Pattern Recognition
Jonathan Nicholas Sick, 16, Queen Elizabeth Sr High School, Calgary, Canada

EA043 Optical Divide: An Independent Assessment of a Subset of Hipparcos and Tycho-2 Proper Motions: Phase III
Sabrina Curie Snell, 16, School Without Walls, Washington, District of Columbia

EN039 Design and Fabrication of a Peristaltic Micropump
Mark William Knight, 18, Catlin Gabel School The, Portland, Oregon

EN064 Improving Adhesion at Polymeric Interfaces Containing Carbon Black
Mordechai Joseph Bronner, 18, Rambam Mesivta, Lawrence, New York

EV004 Utilization of Electromagnetic Fields as a Nontoxic Antifoulant
Elizabeth Van Cortlandt Varela, 16, West Potomac High School, Alexandria, Virginia

EV043 Eutrophication Control with Calcium Carbonate Filters and Denitrification
Vijay Yanamadala, 15, Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, California

GN012 Reduction of Intercellular Apurinic Endonuclease Levels with Age: Predispostion to Oxidative Damage Allied Neuro-Degenerative Disease
Korri Ayn Thiessen, 16, Oregon Episcopal School, Portland, Oregon

GN013 Relationship Between Metabolic Rate and Lifespan
Emily Patricia Norwood, 17, Keystone School, San Antonio, Texas

MA009 Nullhomotopic Knots in Real Projective Space
Nikita Rozenblyum, 18, Stuyvesant High School, New York, New York

MA015 Rainbow Ramsey Theory: Rainbow Arithmetic Progressions and Anti-Ramsey Results
Jacob Licht, 17, William Hall High School, West Hartford, Connecticut

ME033 Action of Indole-3-carbinol in Breast Cancer
Jennifer Oakley Tschorn, 18, John Jay High School, Katonah, New York

ME079 Inhibition of Programmed Cell Death by Purine-derivative RPI-069
Eva Lily Vertes, 17, Highland Secondary School, Dundas, Canada

MI031 Effects of Red-Spectrum Light on Cell Growth
Pratik Rohatgi, 18, R. Nelson Snider High School, Fort Wayne, Indiana

MI060 Mouse Mammary Tumor Virus: Investigating the Role of Heparin Binding in Retroviral Infection and Investigation of a Potential Anti-viral Therapy Target
Maria Elena De Obaldia, 15, Moorestown High School, Moorestown, New Jersey

PH016 Bubble-based Resonance-Doppler Sensor for Liquid Characterization
Naveen Neil Sinha, 17, Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos, New Mexico

PH036 Relativity on the Desktop: Illustrative Models of Einsteinian Physics
Michael Henry Fischer, 16, Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, California

ZO031 Genetic Variation in Mountain Whitefish (Prosopium williamsoni) Across the Continental Divide in Western Montana
Julia Hazel Powers, 18, Big Sky High School, Missoula, Montana

ZO047 Determining the Extent of Hybridization Occurring Between Oncorhynchus mykiss and Oncorhynchus clarki Populations at Strawberry Reservoir Using a PCR RFLP Analysis
Ryan L. Thueson, 18, Murray High School, Murray, Utah

 
Each Scholarship is renewable for four years and valued at full-tuition based on Kentucky resident rates.
 
University of Louisville - M.D./Ph.D. Program
Six-year scholarship into the M.D./Ph.D. program contingent upon admission to the Medical School and the Graduate School of the University of Louisville. Scholarship includes full tuition, an $18,000 per year stipend (current level) and health insurance.
 
Full scholarship (tuition, health insurance and stipend) to UofL M.D./Ph.D. Program
ME033 Action of Indole-3-carbinol in Breast Cancer
Jennifer Oakley Tschorn, 18, John Jay High School, Katonah, New York

ME066 Regulation of Tumor Angiogenesis and Apoptosis via Suppression of the Translation Initiation Factor eIF4E in Prostate Cancer
Rebecca Anne McGaha, 17, Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Shreveport, Louisiana

 
University of Louisville and the Kentucky Community & Technical College System
Have joined together to award a $20,000 scholarship to a student who begins undergraduate studies at a KCTCS community college and pursues a bachelor's degree in the sciences or engineering at the University.
 
Scholarship award of $5,000 per year for four years.
BI002 Roots, Shoots, Callus and Clones
Brian Wesley Hanes, 15, South Oldham High School, Crestwood, Kentucky

 
For the first two years, the scholarship will cover tuition, fees, books and equipment, travel and a summer internship at the University of Louisville. During the junior and senior years, the scholarship (at current 2001-02 levels) will cover tuition, fees and equipment.
 
University of Southern California - School of Engineering
For students pursuing undergraduate degrees in engineering or computer science.
 
Scholarship of $5,000 per year for four years
CS030 Digital Audio Enhancement via Harmonic Relationships
Allan Chu, 17, Saratoga High School, Saratoga, California

EN014 Investigating Various Factors in Both a Liquid-electrolyte and Polymer-electrolyte Membrane Direct-methanol Fuel Cell to Maximize Total Power Output
Douglas George Lavanture, 15, John Adams High School, South Bend, Indiana

 
All applicants must meet the admission and scholarship requirements of the university.
 
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
Scholarships to students from the following categories: Biochemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Medicine & Health, Microbiology or Zoology.
 
Scholarship award of $8,000 per year for four, five or six years depending upon the degree program
BI049 Use of P-Elements to Knock Out Genes in Drosophila melanogaster
Michael Adam Gorin, 17, Lynbrook Senior High School, Lynbrook, New York

ME045 Effect of FGFR and EFGR Antibodies on the Growth Rate of HL-60 Cells
Megan Clarke Roberts, 17, Carlisle Area High School, Carlisle, Pennsylvania

 
Scholarships will go into effect upon the recipient's admission to any one of the degree programs offered at USP and are renewable for the length of the degree program provided the recipient maintains a cumulative GPA of 3.0
 
Western Kentucky University
$20,000 Scholarship ($5,000 to allocate in each of four years) to a student who begins undergraduate study at Western Kentucky University and pursues and maintains pursuit of a bachelor's degree in one of the university's Science and Engineering programs. This scholarship will be applied to cover tuition, fees, room and board, and books.
 
Scholarship in the amount of $20,000.
GN016 Effectiveness of TFO to Control Fibrosis by Inhibiting Collagen Type 1 Gene Transcription in the Infarcted Rat Heart
Reshma Shivaputrappa Patil, 16, White Station High School, Memphis, Tennessee

 
Western Kentucky University and the Kentucky Community and Technical College System
A $20,000 scholarship to a student who begins undergraduate studies at a KCTCS community college and pursues a bachelor's degree in WKU's Ogden College of Science and Engineering.
 
Scholarship award of $5,000 per year for four years.
PH038 Designing for Heat Resistance
Kristin Elizabeth Banik, 18, Marshall County High School, Benton, Kentucky

 
For the first two years, the scholarship will cover tuition, fees, books, and equipment, travel at KCTCS and a summer internship at the WKU College of Engineering. During the junior and senior years, the scholarship will cover tuition, fees, room and board, books and equipment at WKU.