The Science Talent Search, a program of Society for Science & the Public, is the nation’s most prestigious science research competition for high school seniors. Since 1942, first in partnership with Westinghouse and beginning in 1998 with Intel, SSP has provided a national stage for the country's best and brightest young scientists to present original research to nationally recognized professional scientists.
With generous support from the Intel Foundation, SSP has sought to reconnect with Science Talent Search alumni.
Top WinnerEdward Phillips2nd PlacePaul Monsky3rd Place Martin Tangora
Remaining Top Ten in alphabetical order:Virgil Barnes IIAlan MoffetDavid MumfordArthur PearlmutterJoanna RussJohn WillisJack Wolfe
Gala SpeakerDr. Leonard Carmichael
Fields Medal Recipient David Mumford's STS Project "Sparked" an Interest in Theoretical Math
We welcome and encourage updates on alumni from the Science Talent Search in 1953; please contact us with information.
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