On February 6th the Connecticut STEM Foundation, Inc. hosted its sixteenth annual Connecticut STEM Fair at Darien High School. This event brought together 226 students from Amity Regional High School, Convent of the Sacred Heart, Darien High School, Glastonbury High School, Joel Barlow High School, Newtown High School, Ridgefield High School, Sacred Heart Academy, and Staples for a highly energetic and scientific endeavor. Over 200 judges evaluated the exhibits, providing both assessment of the projects and feedback to the exhibitors, and 80 volunteers added their efforts to the event.
The winners of the 2016 CT STEM Fair from Amity Regional High School are: James He, Quinn Burke, Neha Sudhir, Hannah Rappaport, Erin McCormack, Katherine Handler, Howard Ding, Helen Liu, Haya Jarad, Ryan Oleynik, Jacob Silliman, Henry Molot, Kate Yuan, Weixin Du, Eli Silvert and Yiran (George) Zhang, Haseeb Khan and Barak Davidi, Kelsey McCormack and Courtney Greifen, Yuqi Zhou and Sebin Park, and Julia Nadelmann and Sarah Saxe. Office of Naval Research Awardees from Amity Regional High School are: Jethin Gowda and Nikzad Khani.
The Connecticut STEM Foundation, Inc. is growing its scholarship program this year. Students who are eligible should visit our scholarship website at http://ctstemfoundation.org/students/scholarship/ to apply for any one scholarship for graduating seniors entering into college, or non-graduating students who are attending a summer internship or camp related to STEM. If you’d like more information about the CT STEM Foundation, would like to be a judge, or be a financial partner, please contact us at info@CtSTEMfair.org.