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Congratulations to the Regeneron Science Talent Search Finalists!

Congratulations to the top 10 winners of the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2020. We are excited to announce our top 10 winners of the 2020 competition, held virtually this summer!

Read about the winners and learn more about their research!

View the full awards ceremony.

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Regeneron STS 2020 Top 40 Finalists Announced

The Society for Science & the Public and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals are proud to announce the top 40 finalists in the nation’s oldest and most prestigious STEM competition. Click here to view the list of top 40 finalists. Additionally, the top 300 Scholars were announced on January 8, 2020. Congratulations to these remarkable future leaders in STEM and their supportive schools.

Congratulations to the 2020 Regeneron Science Talent Search scholars.

Regeneron STS 2020 Top 300 Scholars Announced

The Society for Science & the Public and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals are proud to announce the top 300 scholars in the nation’s oldest and most prestigious STEM competition. Click here to view the list of top 300 scholars.

The Nation’s Oldest and Most Prestigious Science and Mathematics Competition

Started in 1942 as the Westinghouse Science Talent Search, the Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS) recognizes and empowers our nation’s most promising young scientists who are developing ideas that could solve society’s most urgent challenges.

Each year, nearly 1,900 students enter the Regeneron STS, submitting original research in critically important scientific fields of study. Unique among high school competitions, the Regeneron STS focuses on identifying, inspiring, and engaging the most promising scientists among the nation’s high school seniors.

STS Application Open

The Regeneron Science Talent Search 2021 application is now open through November 12, 2020! Be sure to tell rising 12th grade scientists and engineers about their chance to win $250,000.

 

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Recent Winners

Highlights from 2020

The 2020 Regeneron STS Finalists Week, held virtually for the first time, was a unique experience for this year’s finalists. Meet the finalists, take a peek behind the scenes, and share the excitement of the awards gala in our highlights video. For more detailed information, view the 2020 Winners’ Press Release

Important Dates for 2021

STS Application Open

June 1-November 11, 2020

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Top 300 Scholars Announced

January 7, 2021

Top 40 Finalists Announced

January 21, 2021

Finalists Week in Washington, D.C.

March 11-17, 2021

Public Exhibition of Projects

March 2021

Winners Announced at Awards Gala

March 2021

Amber Yang, 2017 Regeneron Science Talent Search

“The Science Talent Search is arguably the most reputable science competition for high schoolers in the entire world.”

Carol Bauer, 1942 Westinghouse Science Talent Search

“At the time, majoring in engineering was a daring choice. My experience with the Westinghouse Science Talent search gave me the confidence to make this decision.”

From the Society Blog

Katherine St George, 6th place winner in the Regeneron STS 2020
Portrait of Anaiah Thomas, who is an EMT and has assisted with CPR and delivering a baby/ Illustrated by Amy Wike
Jagdeep Bhatia

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