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People from all ages and backgrounds can come up with ideas to improve society. From addressing environmental concerns to conducting medical research, high school students from across the world have been recognized for the difference they are making in their communities with a Society for Science & the Public Community Innovation Award. In 2018, the Society rewarded 24 young scientists with $500 prizes.
Below, read more about some incredible projects our Community Innovation Award winners are doing to address local challenges.
Annually for three years, The Lemelson Foundation will give $100 awards to outstanding inventors in up to 270 Society Affiliate Fairs wit
According to the National Ocean Service, an estimated 8 million metric tons of plastic en
Annually for three years, The Lemelson Foundation will give $100 awards to an outstanding inventor in up to 270 Society Affiliate Fairs with middle school participants around the country.