Broadcom MASTERS 2016 Finalists Announced
Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public announced the finalists of the 2016 Broadcom MASTERS on September 20. The top 30 students include 15 girls and 15 boys representing 28 schools and one home school in 15 states, including 8 from California, 3 from Florida and Georgia, and two each from Louisiana, Maryland, Texas and Virginia.
All finalists receive a $500 cash award and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for the competition where they will showcase their projects and compete as teams in hands-on STEM activities. The public is invited to view the top 30 projects and meet the finalists on Saturday, October 29th from 1-4pm at a free event at the National Geographic Society. Finalists are competing to win top awards, including the $25,000 Samueli Foundation Prize. Winners will be announced on November 1.