Bayer Corporation, headquartered in Pittsburgh, is a subsidiary of Bayer AG, an international health care, nutrition and high-tech materials group based in Leverkusen, Germany. The corporation is committed to the principles of sustainable development and to its role as a socially and ethically responsible corporate citizen. Answers were provided by Lauren Trocano, Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility and Internal Communications for Bayer Corporation.
Alcoa Foundation is one of the largest corporate foundations in the U.S. Founded more than 50 years ago, Alcoa Foundation has invested more than $550 million since 1952.
LANXESS is a leader in specialty chemicals and operates in all important global markets. Its core business - the development, manufacture and sale of plastics, rubber, specialty chemicals and intermediates is at the very heart of the chemical industry. In all its activities around the world, LANXESS subscribes to the principle of sustainable development. This was their first year providing an award at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF).
Drexel University, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has provided eight full scholarships at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) for the past 16 years. Scholarships are renewable for up to 5 years pending maintenance of a 3.0 GPA and full-time status. Each scholarship is valued at $150,000. In 2011, six of the eight awardees applied for admission at Drexel.
The China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) is the largest national non-governmental organization of scientific and technological workers in China.