Awards

Elementary Students Awards

American Chemical Society
Belmont Abbey College - Sustainability Award

This award is given to the project that researches or explore topics that furthers the understanding of sustainable earth.

Charlotte Area Science Network (CASN) Educator
Charlotte Area Science Network - Ted Sherburne Award

This award is given to the project that demonstrates passion, perseverance, and effective communication relevant to public understanding of science.

CMS STEM Awards
College of Engineering STEM Award UNC Charlotte
Duke Energy Education  Award

This award is given to a relevant, innovative, factual and engaging science project that contributes to the public understanding of energy.

Excellence in BioTechnology Award
Land Use & Environmental Sciences Agency: Earth Awarness
Ned M. Fowler Award
NC American Water Works Association -Water Environment Association
Sigma Xi
U.S. Air Force

Junior (Middle) School & Senior (High) School Students

American Chemical Society
American Meteorological Society

This award is presented to students in 9, 10, 11, or 12 grades and the projects should be limited to the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences.

American Psychological Association 

This award is given to recognizing outstanding research in psychology under the category of behavioral and social sciences.

ASM Materials Education Foundation

This award would be presented to the students whose project shows use of material-related concepts, demonstrate some aspect of materials paradigm, there is clarity of presentation and a clear understanding of the scientific method along with aesthtic sense.

Association for Women Geoscientists 

The award is given to a female students whose projects exemplify high standards of innovativeness and scientific excellence in the geosciences.

ASU Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives
Broadcom MASTERS
Charlotte Area Science Network (CASN) Educator Award
Charlotte Area Science Network - Tom Ratchford Award

This award is given to the project that demonstrates passion, perseverance, and effective communication relevant to public understanding of physics and/or science policy.

College of Engineering STEM Award UNC Charlotte
Duke Energy Award

This award is given to a relevant, innovative, factual and engaging science project that contributes to the public understanding of energy.

Excellence in BioTechnology Award
Intel Excellence in Computer Science 

This award was established to develop the talent of the students and to encourage increase participation in computer science.

Regeneron Talent Search
Land Use and Environmental Services Agency
MU Alpha Theta

This award is given to the most challenging, original, thorough, and creative investigation of a problem involving mathematics accessible to a high school student.

NASA Earth System Award
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NOAA

This award will be given is to a project which is related to the four areas of Ecosystems, Climate, Weather & Water, and Commerce & Transportation.

NC American Water Works Association-Water Environment Federation
North Carolina Chapter of North American Young Generation in Nuclear (NA-YGN)
RICOH USA Inc.

This award to the individual or team whose principles and technical innovations offer the greatest potential for increasing Ricoh ability to grow environmentally friendly and socially responsible businesses.

Sigma Xi
Society for In Vitro Biology 

This award is given to the most outstanding 11th grade student exhibiting in the areas of plant or animal in vitro biology or tissue culture.

Stockholm Junior Water Prize

This award is given to a high school water science research project.

The Center for STEM Educatoin Excellence
UNC Charlotte Excellence in Physics
U.S. Air Force
U.S. Metric Association 

This award is given to the students in 9-12 grades whose project involves a significant amount of quantitative measurement and which best uses the SI metric system for those measurements.

U.S. Navy/U.S. Marine Corps

This award was established to encourage the interest of high school students in science and engineering, to reward their scientific achievements, and to encourage them to pursue careers in science and engineering.

Yale Science and Engineering Association

This award is given to the most outstanding 11th grade student exhibiting in the areas of Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or Chemistry.