78th Covestro Pittsburgh Regional Science & Engineering Fair March 31-April 1, 2017 at Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA
Overview: More than 1,000 students from more than 100 schools in Pennsylvania and one county in Maryland competed
for more $1M in cash prizes and scholarships.
Winners who will advance to the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair May 14-19, 2017, in Los Angeles are:
The team of Connor Ehrgood and Emily Richard, Ft. Cherry Jr./Sr. High School Project: SticKey - Communication Made Easy Jahnik Kurukulasuriya Pittsburgh Allderdice High School Project: Fusion Genes as Drivers of Breast Metastasis Shania Khatri, Fox Chapel Area High School Project: Using Bayesian Network Modeling to Locate Breast Cancer Genes
Other Awards (Perseverance Awards, Carnegie Science Center Awards for Excellence)
Thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make this year's Science Fair a success:
To all the volunteers, judges, students, teachers, to the staffs of the STEM Programs, Carnegie Science Center and Heinz Field, to mentors and parents It couldn't have happened without you. See you next year!