OJSHS 2015

52st Annual OJSHS - March 18-20, 2015

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Top Row (L to R) Srinath Seshardi, Village Academy; Eric Zhu, Sylvania Southview High School; Ethan Polster, Gahanna Lincoln High School; Bottom Row (L to R) Grace Fuchs, Rutherford B. Hayes High School; Allison Clausius, Sylvania Southview High School; Pallavi Lanka, Sylvania Southview High School; Hannah Meller, Pettisville High School (not pictured: Dhweeja Dasarthy, Hawken School)
 

Research Paper Awards

1st Place Winner — Pallavi Lanka, Sylvania Southview High School

$2,000 College Scholarship sponsored by the United States Army, Navy, and Air Force
Presents research paper at National JSHS with expenses paid
Chance to compete for an expenses paid trip to the London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF)

2nd Place Winner — Srinath Seshadri, Village Academy

$1,500 Ohio JSHS College Scholarship sponsored by the United States Army, Navy, and Air Force
Presents research paper at National JSHS with expenses paid
Chance to compete for an expenses paid trip to the London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF)
 

The 1st and 2nd place winners have an opportunity to win the following awards at the National JSHS:
  • Six $16,000 undergraduate, tuition scholarships, awarded to each of the 1st place finalists in the National research paper competition
  • Six $6,000 undergraduate, tuition scholarships, awarded to each of the 2nd place finalists in the National research paper competition
  • Six $2,000 undergraduate, tuition scholarships, awarded to each of the 3rd place finalists in the National research paper competition
  • An expenses paid trip to the London International Youth Science Forum, an exchange program bringing together over 400 participants from 60 nations. The London trip is awarded to each of the 1st place National JSHS finalists; the runner-ups are alternate winners.

3rd Place Winner — Ethan Polster, Gahanna Lincoln High School

$1000 Ohio JSHS College Scholarship sponsored by the United States Army, Navy, and Air Force
Expenses paid trip to the National JSHS

4th Place Winner — Dhweeja Dasarthy, Hawken

$500 Award sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, Bowling Green State University
Expenses paid trip to the National JSHS

5th Place Winner — Eric Zhu, Sylvania Southview High School

$250 Award sponsored by the Chemistry Department, Bowling Green State University
Expenses paid trip to the National JSHS

1st Alternate — Grace Fuchs, Rutherford B. Hayes High School

$150 Award sponsored by College of Education and Human Development, Bowling Green State University

2nd Alternate — Allison Clausius, Sylvania Southview High School

$100 Award sponsored by the Physics & Astronomy Department, Bowling Green State University
 

Research Poster Awards

"Best in Show", Junior High Division - Allison Coburn, Buckeye Valley Middle School

People’s Choice Award, Junior High Division - Will Hook, Buckeye Valley Middle School
 

Honorable Mention, 9th and 10th Grade Division

Sabrine Ayoub, Sylvania Southview High School
Anne Miner, Bowling Green High School

2nd Place: 9-10 Grade Award — Mary-Grace Rees, Sylvania Southview High School

A Medal and $25 Amazon.com gift certificate

1st Place: 9-10 Grade Award — Alec Morrissey, Sylvania Southview High School

A Medal and $50 Amazon.com gift certificate
 

Honorable Mention, 11th and 12th Grade Division

Michael Burchfield, Sylvania Southview High School
Marlee Carroll, Hilltop High School
Grace Palaparty, Kings High School

2nd Place: 11-12 Grade Award — Sarah Ryan, Gahanna Lincoln High School

A Medal and $25 Amazon.com gift certificate

1st Place: 11-12 Grade Award — Kohtaro Yamakawa, Dublin Scioto High School

A Medal and $50 Amazon.com gift certificate

“Best in Show” Award: 9th – 12th Grade Award — Madeline Fuller, Village Academy

A Medal; $100 Amazon.com gift certificate; and expenses paid trip to Nationals

Thomas Alva Edison Award — Hannah Meller, Pettisville High School

$250 Award to student who has independently constructed research equipment and carried out a successful research investigation sponsored by the Department of Biological Sciences, BGSU

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