A livestream of the Intel Science Talent Search Awards Gala will be available on Tuesday, March 11 starting at 7:35PM ET. Highlights will include keynote speaker Dr. Rajiv Shah, Administrator, United States Agency for International Development, “red carpet style” interviews with attendees, and the live announcement of the top ten winners of Intel STS 2014.
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The Intel STS, a program of Society for Science & the Public, is the most prestigious science research competition for high school seniors in the United States. This year, the 40 Intel STS finalists will be competing for $630,000 in awards. Alumni of the event have gone on to win Nobel Prizes, National Medals of Science and Technology, and many more accolades.
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The Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children’s National Medical Center participated as a Special Award Organization for the first time at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) 2013 this past May in Phoenix, AZ. Answers to the questions below were provided by Dr. Craig Peters, Pediatric Urologist and Chief, Surgical Technology and Translation, and Dr.