Society for Science & the Public is proud to announce the 40 finalists in the Regeneron Science Talent Search, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science and math competition for high school seniors. The finalists will travel to Washington, D.C. from March 7-13, where they will undergo a scrupulous judging process and compete for more than $1.8 million in awards. They will also have the opportunity to interact with leading scientists, meet with members of Congress and display their projects to the public at the National Geographic Society on March 10. The finalists are each awarded at least $25,000, and the top 10 awards range from $40,000 to $250,000. The top 10 Regeneron Science Talent Search 2019 winners will be announced at a black-tie gala awards ceremony at the National Building Museum on March 12.
- Read more about the Regeneron Science Talent Search in this blog post from George Yancopoulos, Founding Scientist, President, Regeneron Laboratories and Chief Scientific Officer, Regeneron; Science Talent Search 1976 Alum.
- Click here for the press release.
- The complete list of 40 finalists can be viewed at https://student.societyforscience.org/regeneron-sts-2019-finalists.
In 2017, Regeneron became only the third sponsor of the Science Talent Search, with a 10-year, $100 million commitment. Regeneron is a company founded with the goal of transforming lives through science and its most important and social commitment has been to support the development of highly engaged, well-trained and innovative young thinkers.
Regeneron Science Talent Search
The Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS), a program of Society for Science & the Public (the Society) is the nation’s most prestigious science research competition for high school seniors. Since 1942, first in partnership with Westinghouse, then with Intel 1998-2016, and now with Regeneron, the Society has provided a national stage for the country's best and brightest young scientists to present original research to nationally recognized professional scientists.
Regeneron STS calendar
June 1, 2018
Regeneron STS 2019 Application Open
November 14, 2018 at 8 pm ET
Regeneron STS 2019 Application Closes
Early January 2019
Top 300 Scholars Announced
Top 40 Finalists Announced
March 7-13, 2019
Regeneron Science Talent Search for Top 40 Finalists
March 10, 2019
Regeneron Science Talent Search Public Exhibition of Projects