The Regeneron Science Talent Search is the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science and math competition for high school seniors. Science Talent Search alumni have made extraordinary contributions to science and hold more than 100 of the world’s most coveted science and math honors, including the Nobel Prize and the National Medal of Science. Each year approximately 1,800 students enter Regeneron STS, submitting original research in critically important scientific fields of study in competition for more than $3.1 million in awards.
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
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