The 2022 Broadcom MASTERS Finalists

Congratulations to the Top 30 Broadcom MASTERS finalists!

Society for Science and Broadcom Foundation are thrilled to announce the Broadcom MASTERS finalists. The finalists will be traveling to Washington, DC at the end of October to participate in team challenges and compete for more than $100,000 in awards.

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Congratulations to the Top 300 Broadcom MASTERS!

Society for Science and Broadcom Foundation are excited to announce the Top 300 middle school scientists and engineers in the U.S.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific takes on title sponsorship of the Society for Science’s middle school STEM competition

Beginning in 2023, Thermo Fisher Scientific will be the title sponsor of the Society’s middle school STEM competition. This is an energizing time for the Society as we embark on this new partnership.

You can read more about the sponsorship in our announcement.

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Back to School: Congratulations to this year’s Advocates!

Society for Science named 84 dedicated educators tasked with guiding students in science research and competitions to the organization’s Advocate Program. Now in its eighth year, the Advocate Program recognizes and honors the perseverance, hard work and fundamental role that teachers and mentors play in inspiring and supporting students who are our future STEM problem-solvers, critical thinkers and talent.

Read the Press Release.

2022 STEM Action Grant recipients, Images courtesy of FORA, Be Loud Studios, The GEMS Camp and Save the Harbour

Congratulations to the 2022 STEM Action Grant recipients!

The Society is granting $176,000 in microgrants through the STEM Action Grants program to 45 creative, innovative community-based STEM organizations based in 22 states and Washington, D.C. The program works toward developing an inclusive STEM talent pool by strengthening and improving outcomes for groups that have been historically left behind in STEM education and careers.

Read the STEM Action Grants Press Release.

Notable Alumni

Society for Science has unveiled a list of extraordinary alumni of its science competitions who embody the principles of leadership, innovation and global impact. This list of more than 100 Society alumni includes Nobel laureates, entrepreneurs, MacArthur Fellows, pioneers, National Medal of Science and Technology recipients, and even Emmy and Oscar-winners. We hope you get to know them and share your alumni story with us too!


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2022 Middle School Research Teachers Conference Keynote speaker Laura Smith-Velazquez speaks to educators.
Several teachers listen to a speaker during the 2022 Middle School Research Teachers Conference, held in-person for the first time since 2019.
The top 30 Broadcom MASTERS finalist are interested in a number of extracurricular activities including (clockwise) gardening, golfing, photography and equestrian.