NYC ISEF Finalists

 ISEF Finalists, Team NYC 2014

Judging Day

Judging Day

Back Row, L‐R:Burhan Azeem, Summer Stoff, Elise Harrison, Waqarul Islam, Axel Feldman, Julian Glowacz, Jaison Jain, Yinge (Brian) Zhao , Soham Daga, Lily Lee, Yarim Lee, Leighton Braunstein

Front Row, L‐R: Sara Sakowitz, Erica Lin, Libby Ho, Mika Jain and Margarita Ren


Nearly 1800 high school-aged scientists, innovators and mathematicians representing 70 countries participated in this year’s Intel International Science Fair (ISEF) in Los Angeles, California from May 11 – 16, 2014.  Team NYC –  comprised of 17 NYC high school students chosen from this year’s NYCSEF competitions  – proudly represented our city and received specialty awards from the American Chemical Society, ALCOA, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, AVASC Foundation, China Association for Science and Technology, Anti-vivisection Society, and the American Psychological Society, Intel® Open Source Technology Center, National Institute of Drug Abuse, NIH, and the Friends of NIDA.  Ten students also received grand awards in their respective categories – two (2) Second Place Awards, six (6) Third Place Awards and two (2) Fourth Place Awards.

Click here for more information on the results from ISEF 2014 –  Team NYC ISEF Results


Upcoming Deadlines

  1. 17Dec2014 NYCSEF Project Application Due Date
  2. 01Mar2015 NYCSEF Preliminary Round @ The City College of New York
  3. 24Mar2015  NYCSEF Finals Round @ The American Museum of Natural History
  4. 27Mar2015 NYCSEF Awards Ceremony @ The Kaye Playhouse Theatre-Hunter College
  5. 10May2015 International Science & Engineering Fair Week in Pittsburgh,PA

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News + Notes

Thank you all of those that sent in applications to compete in NYCSEF 2015.  You will be hearing about your application status shortly.  Good luck!

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