15 Win Science Fair Medals
California, here they come! Fifteen medalists in the Delaware Valley Science Fairs, held April 7 at the Greater Philadelphia Convention Center in Oaks, PA, will receive all-expense-paid trips to compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, May 9-14, at the San Jose Convention Center.
Some 1,000 area students in grades 6-12 competed for 40 scholarships and prizes worth more than $1,000 and trips to California. In San Jose, students from 65 countries and 48 states will vie for millions more in scholarships and prizes.
The winners, with their home towns and schools, include:
Gold medal: Caroline Boschetto, 13, Doylestown, PA, 7th grade, Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Doylestown, PA
Gold medal: Benjamin Song, 16, a junior, and Quan (Jack) Chen, 18, a senior, both from Audubon, PA., Methacton H.S., Norristown, PA