Talent Found: Top science students chosen in 62nd annual competition | Science News

ADVERTISEMENT

REAL SCIENCE. REAL NEWS.

Help us keep you informed.

Support Science News.


News

Talent Found: Top science students chosen in 62nd annual competition

By
12:37pm, January 29, 2003

Forty wunderkinder from 14 states and the District of Columbia have been named as finalists in the 2003 Intel Science Talent Search. The competitors, announced on Jan. 29, represent the cream of more than 1,500 high school seniors who submitted their original research in biochemistry, mathematics, physics, behavioral sciences, and other scientific fields.

"These remarkable students, with their solid grounding in science and math, are poised to become tomorrow's leaders and innovators," says Craig Barrett, chief executive officer of Intel Corp. of Santa Clara, Calif., the contest's sponsor. Past finalists number more than 2,000 and include winners of the Nobel prize, the National Medal of Science, and other esteemed science and math honors.

Science Service, which publishes Science News, has run the contest each year since its inception in 1942. Intel replaced the program's o

This article is only available to Science News subscribers. Already a subscriber? Log in now. Or subscribe today for full access.

Get Science News headlines by e-mail.

More from Science News

From the Nature Index Paid Content