AHS freshman Shifra Narasimhan has won a place as a semifinalist in the 2015 Broadcom MASTERS®, a program of Society for Science & the Public. This honor places her among a select group of 300 semifinalists named from over 6,000 nominees throughout the United States. Shifra was assisted her with their science fair project by her teacher AMS Science Teacher Mary Ann Hopple.
To see a complete list of the 2015 Broadcom MASTERS semifinalists, please visit https://student.societyforscience.org/broadcom-masters-2015-semifinalists.
The next step in the Broadcom MASTERS takes place on September 2, 2015 when 30 finalists will be selected from the 300 semifinalists. Finalists and one parent or guardian will receive an all-expense paid trip to Silicon Valley, California to attend the Broadcom MASTERS Finals Week competition from October 1 to 7, 2015. Finalists will present their research and compete in hands-on challenges for top prizes, including funds to attend a STEM summer camp, iPads, and the Samueli Prize of $25,000.