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Hall of Fame Student Excellence Awards

Hey, Science Fans!  Apply for the Da Vinci Science Center 2019 Hall of Fame Student Excellence Award scholarship today. The Science Center seeks spectacular high school science students in the eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey regions for four prestigious student awards. In addition to joining a long list of notable prior winners, each of the four honorees shall receive a $2,000 scholarship.

Student Application Form


Applicants must be:

  • High school students in grades 9-12
  • Passionate about science
  • Uncommonly creative
  • Insatiably curious
  • Involved in science beyond the classroom
  • Enrolled at a school in eastern Pa. or western N.J.
  • In good standing academically
  • Able to attend the Center’s annual gala at the ArtsQuest Center at Steel Stacks in Bethlehem Pa. on Saturday, April 27, 2019, and
  • Interviewed in a video feature in advance of the Hall of Fame event, date TBD

Application Process

  • Jan. 11, 2019: Application deadline
  • Jan. 28, 2019: Applicants notified of finalist status by this date
  • Jan. 30, 2019: Finalist interviews with Selection Committee *
  • Feb. 4, 2019: Winners notified by this date
  • April 27, 2019: Da Vinci Science Center Hall of Fame Gala *

* Nominees should hold these two evenings open in the event they are selected.

A complete application will include:

  • Applicant information
  • Resume highlighting your involvement in science and your leadership experience
  • School teacher reference letter
  • Applicant essay
  • High school transcript

Contact: Karen Knecht, 484-664-1002, Ext. 108


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