from around the state were among the awards winners at the 53rd Intel
International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) held in Louisville, KY May 13 - 17, 2002. Below is a listing of the award winners and their
The Intel International
Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), the world's largest pre-college
science fair, brings together more than 1,200 of the most curious and
capable young science pioneers from more than 40 countries to share
ideas, showcase cutting-edge science and compete for over $3 million
in awards and scholarships. The Intel ISEF is the world's only international
science fair representing all sciences for students in grades 9 through
12. The ISEF has been coordinated for 53 years by Science Service, Inc.,
one of the most respected nonprofit organizations advancing the cause
of science. In its fifth year as the title sponsor, Intel Corporation
has committed millions to developing and promoting this competition.
In addition, each year a volunteer committee representing the host community
raises thousands of dollars to provide the exhibit space, support the
hundreds of judges, and provide for special events that are held throughout
the week-long event.
Michelle Itano from Boulder, CO won $1,500 (2nd Place) in Zoology.
Brian Camley from Colorado Springs, CO won $1,000 (3rd Place) in Biochemistry. Brian took 3rd Place in Health & Behavioral Sciences at CSEF.
Pascal Getreuer from Colorado Springs, CO won $500 (4th Place) in Computer Sciences.
Craig Wright from Akron, CO won $500 (4th Place) in Engineering. Craig took 1st Place in Engineering and was the 1st Place Senior Division All Fair winner at CSEF.
Jessica Caver from Deer Trail, CO won $500 (4th Place) in Environmental Sciences. Jessica took 1st Place in Environmental Sciences at CSEF.
Josh Haimes from Boulder, CO won $500 (4th Place) in Microbiology. Josh took 1st Place in Microbiology and was the 2nd Place Senior Division All Fair winner at CSEF.
Adam Curry from Palisade, CO won a technical volume in Engineering Geology, "The Glossary of Geology" and a one-year subscription to "Geotimes" from the American Geological Institute.
Pascal Getreuer from Colorado Springs, CO won $1,000 from the American Association for Artificial Intelligence.
Michelle Keck from Monte Vista, CO received an Honorable Mention from the American Psychological Association.
Kristen Rasmussen & Aaron Burgess from Boulder, CO received an Honorable Mention from the American Meteorological Society
Craig Wright from Akron, CO won $100 from IEEE-Louisville Section.
Jessica Caver from Deer Trail, CO received a full tuition scholarship from New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.
Adam Curry from Palisade, CO won $200 from the Patent Trademark Office.
Sara McFarland from Hoehne, CO received a $5,000/year scholarship from Midway College.