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Society for Science & the Public is proud to announce the top 300 scholars in the Regeneron Science Talent Search, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science and math competition for high school seniors. This year, 1,964 entries were received. The top 300 scholars were selected from 184 high schools in 40 states and 2 American and international high schools overseas. Scholars receive a $2,000 award with an additional $2,000 going to their respective schools for a total of $1.2 million in scholar awards from Regeneron.

  • Read more about the Regeneron Science Talent Search in this Medium blog post from Society for Science & the Public President and CEO Maya Ajmera.
  • Click here for the media advisory.
  • The complete list of 300 scholars can be viewed here.
  • Download the Scholars Book to see scholars by state and project titles.


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.

Read a blog post on Medium about the finalists by George Yancopoulos, Founding Scientist, President, Regeneron Laboratories and Chief Scientific Officer, Regeneron; Science Talent Search 1976 Alum.

Regeneron Science Talent Search

Learn more about the 10-year, $100 million commitment

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

Mid-January 2019
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

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