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Science Talent Search 1954

Every year for over seven decades, forty finalists have been chosen to attend and compete in the Science Talent Institute week in Washington, DC. This page is a tribute to the memories and alumni of the Science Talent Search of 1954.

Top Winner
Alan Haught
2nd Place
Everett Dade
3rd Place
Maurice Egger

Remaining Top Ten in alphabetical order:
Armand Brumer
Marcian (Ted) Hoff Jr.
Carolyn Iltis (Merchant)
Mary Kreek
Edward Scanlon
Charles Stroebel
Harold Ward

Gala Speaker
Lewis L. Strauss


1954 Alumni Updates

Marcian "Ted" Hoff Jr.: National Inventors Hall of Fame

We welcome and encourage updates on alumni from the Science Talent Search in 1954; please contact us with information.

1954 Finalists


SusanBarnesPhoenixAZ
PaulBaumNew YorkNY
GeorgeBerry, JrSouth CharlestonWV
MargueriteBloomBrooklynNY
ArmandBrumerBrooklynNY
RichardBumbyBrooklynNY
WilliamCarraganTroyNY
WilliamCooper, Jr.GreenwoodMS
DonaldCrothersSalemOR
JoelCyprusWichita FallsTX
EverettDadeDoverNH
EricDavidsonPiermontNY
MauriceEggerBakersfieldCA
RichardFiddlerKirklandWA
BevanFrenchNutleyNJ
AlanHaughtBethesdaMD
GaryHaywardLouisvilleKY
MarcianHoff, JrRochesterNY
CarolynIltisRochesterNY
AnthonyIzzarelliStratfordCT
MaryKreekWashingtonDC
LaurelLandismanBrooklynNY
RichardLevyBrooklynNY
LorraineMaiorielloAllentownPA
LeroyMufflerClaremontCA
WilliamPhillipsBrooklynNY
RobertRoddenNew BrunswickNJ
JanetRountreeEvanstonIL
FrankSandyNew YorkNY
EdwardScanlonMinneapolisMN
KirbyScherer, JrEvansvilleIN
VictorSchmidtBaltimoreMD
JamesSeltzerLebanonPA
DavidSimonsSpringfieldOR
RichardStillmanFlushingNY
CharlesStroebelRochesterMN
CarolStullEvanstonIL
JackTechOklahoma CityOK
HaroldWardEvanstonIL
ColemanWolkWiltonCT

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