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Nov 09, 2013, 23:00 ET Texas Students Win Regional Siemens Competition at The University of Texas at Austin for Research on Cancer Therapy and Vaccine Development

Months of dedication and hard work in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) paid off tonight for three students named...


Nov 02, 2013, 22:07 ET Georgia, Virginia and New Jersey Students Win Regional Siemens Competition at Georgia Institute of Technology for Research on Breakthrough Cancer Treatments

 Months of dedication and hard work in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) paid off for four students named...


Sep 12, 2013, 10:30 ET Deadline To Enter Siemens Competition In Math, Science & Technology Is September 30, 2013

 The deadline to enter the nation's premier science research competition for high school students is approaching.  Entries for the 2013...


Nov 10, 2012, 23:57 ET Painkiller and Lung Cancer Research Pays Off for California and Oregon Students With Siemens Competition Regional Win at California Institute of Technology

 Months of dedication and hard work in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) paid off tonight for three students named National...


Nov 10, 2012, 20:46 ET Biology and Mathematics Research Pays Off for Iowa and Indiana Students With Siemens Competition Regional Win at University of Notre Dame

 Months of dedication and hard work in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) paid off tonight for three students named...


Nov 03, 2012, 21:30 ET Research on Robot Navigation and Mathematics Pays Off for Texas and Massachusetts Students With Siemens Competition Regional Win at The University of Texas at Austin

 Months of dedication and hard work in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) paid off tonight for three students named...


Nov 03, 2012, 20:29 ET Computer Science And Microbiology Research Pays Off For Maryland And Virginia Students With Siemens Competition Regional Win At Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 Months of dedication and hard work in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) paid off tonight for three students named National...


Oct 19, 2012, 14:06 ET Siemens Foundation Calls on Students From 25 States to Compete in 2012 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

The Siemens Foundation today invited 93 students from 25 states to compete as Regional Finalists in this year's Siemens Competition in Math,...


Nov 20, 2010, 21:07 ET Teen Math Sensations from Michigan and Indiana Take Regional Title in Prestigious Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

Cutting edge mathematics research earned top honors tonight for Allen Yuan and the team of Jeffrey Shen, Youkow Homma and Lyndon Ji in the Region...


Nov 13, 2010, 21:29 ET Teen Science Sensations From Virginia and Georgia Take Regional Title in Prestigious Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

Cutting edge research on image processing and recognition and on parallel computation earned top honors tonight for Caelan Garrett and the team of...


Nov 06, 2010, 22:54 ET Teen Science Sensations From Colorado and Oklahoma Take Regional Title in Prestigious Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

Cutting edge research on the therapeutic use of microRNAs to treat ovarian cancer and technology to produce hydrogen-based energy from wastewater...


Aug 12, 2009, 14:39 ET Video: United Nations International Youth Day Serves as Kick-Off Site for Year Two of the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge

The Siemens Foundation, Discovery Education and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) are partnering again this year to educate,...


Dec 03, 2007, 00:00 ET Bone Growth and Tuberculosis Research Take Top Honors in Nation's Premier High School Science Competition

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Girls swept the top prizes in America's premier high school science competition for the first time...


May 08, 2007, 01:00 ET 2007-08 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology Registration Begins May 7

ISELIN, N.J., May 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's premier high school science competition begins its ninth year as online registration...


Feb 26, 2007, 00:00 ET Nation's Most 'Advanced' Science & Math Students Honored With 2006-07 Siemens Awards for Advanced Placement

ISELIN, N.J., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The best performances by American high school students on Advanced Placement science and math courses were...


Oct 23, 2006, 01:00 ET 2006-07 Siemens Competition Semi-Finalists Announced

NEW YORK, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The field for the most coveted science prize awarded to American high school students narrowed today with the...


Dec 05, 2005, 00:00 ET Genetics and Mathematics Research Win Top Honors in Siemens Westinghouse Competition

NEW YORK, N.Y., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Genetics and mathematics research won top honors for Michael Viscardi and the team of Anne Lee and Albert...


Oct 24, 2005, 01:00 ET Siemens Foundation Announces Semi-Finalists in Nation's Premier High School Science Competition

ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Siemens Foundation has announced the Semi-Finalists in the 2005-06 Siemens Westinghouse Competition in...


Sep 19, 2005, 01:00 ET Science in New York Takes Center Stage as the Siemens Westinghouse Competition Moves to New York City

NEW YORK, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2005-06 Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science & Technology, America's premier science...


Aug 30, 2005, 01:00 ET Deadline to Enter Prestigious Siemens Westinghouse Competition Is October 3

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The deadline to enter the nation's premier science research competition for high school students is...


May 03, 2005, 01:00 ET Online Registration for 2005-06 Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science & Technology Begins May 3

NEW YORK, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Online registration and instructions for entering the 2005-06 Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science...


Oct 28, 2003, 00:00 ET Semi-Finalists in 2003-04 Siemens Westinghouse Competition Announced; 294 Students in 41 States Recognized

ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Siemens Foundation has announced the 294 Semi-Finalists in the 2003-04 Siemens Westinghouse Competition...


Aug 26, 2003, 01:00 ET $1 Million in Scholarships & Awards Available In Siemens Westinghouse Competition; Deadline for Entries is October 1

NEW YORK, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The deadline for entering the nation's most prestigious research-based science and math competition for high...