Awards Ceremony

NYCSEF 2017 Awards

Congratulations to the 13 projects and 14 students selected to present TEAM NYC at Intel ISEF!  The NYCSEF 2017 Awards Ceremony was held on Friday, March 31 2017 at the BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center.  NYCSEF Finalists competed for a variety of scholarships and awards, including being selected to represent NYC at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles, California where they will compete with high school students from all over the world for approximately $4 million in prizes. A full list of award winners and student presenters are below and available for download.

NYCSEF Award Winners

Complete list of NYCSEF 2017 presenters


NYCSEF 2017 Awards

CUNY Scholarships

First, Second, Third place

ISEF Finalists

Special Awards

American Meteorological Society

American Psychology Association

ASM Material Education Foundation

Association for Women Geoscientists

ASU Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives

Brooklyn Navy Yard

Environmental Quest

Frank W. & Jane J. Stahl Memorial Award for Technical Excellence

Intel Excellence in Computer Science

Mu Alpha Theta

NASA Earth System Science Award

National Oceanic & Oceanic Atmospheric Administration

Office of Naval Research

Ricoh USA, Inc.

Society for In Vitro Biology

Stockholm Junior Water Prize

U.S. Air Force

U.S. Metric Association

Yale Society & Engineering Association


NYCSEF 2016 Awards Ceremony

The Awards Ceremony was held on Friday, April 1, 2016 at The Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College at 524 West 59th Street, New York, NY 10019.  16 students spanning 11 categories were selected to represent Team New York City at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Phoenix, Arizona, where they will compete among 1,700 high school students from over 75 countries, regions, and territories for approximately $4 million in prizes. For more information on the students that advanced to Intel ISEF and awards, please visit the links below.

2016 NYC ISEF Finalists

NYCSEF Awards 2016

2016 Complete Participant List



Upcoming Dates & Deadlines

  1. 13Dec2017 NYCSEF Project Application Due Date
  2. 04Mar2018 NYCSEF Preliminary Round @ The City College of New York.
  3. 20Mar2018 NYCSEF Finals Round @ The American Museum of Natural History
  4. 26Mar2018 NYCSEF Awards Ceremony @ The Tribeca Performing Arts Center, Borough of Manhattan Community College
  5. 13May2018 International Science & Engineering Fair Week May, 13-18 in Pittsburgh, PA

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News + Notes

The 2018 NYCSEF Online Registration System is CLOSED! Application status updates will be emailed to students and teachers at the end of January.

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