Local Awards

MITRE Corporation Award – Fair Winner1Awarded to the top project presented at the NHSEE fair
$400 Award
New Hampshire Society of Professional  Engineers (NHSPE) Award2Awarded to the 2nd and 3rd place STEM-related projects at the NHSEE fair

$100 Award each
National Awards/Recognition

Regeneron Biomedical Science Award1This award is given to an exceptional student scientist who
not only demonstrates an impressive command of biomedical science and research but also embodies Regeneron’s core values and behaviors.
$375 Award and Certificate
National Geographic Award1We are looking for projects that:
  • Demonstrate a new way to uncover and explore connections between humans and the environment—across disciplines, ideas, places, people, and time.
  • Provide connections between young people and their community, country and the world. Projects should help cultivate empathy for the earth among young people and equip them to seek solutions to the Earth’s most pressing challenges.
Certificate and Cash Prize
Office of Naval Research – U.S. Navy / U.S. Marine Corps2Supporting science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) initiatives and programs for our nation’s young people.Must be an individual project. Certificate and $75 gift card.
American Psychological Association1Awarded for outstanding research in psychological science under the category of behavioral and social sciences or any category related to psychology.
Association for Women Geoscientists1The Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG) is pleased to provide an Award Certificate to female students whose projects, in the opinion of the judges, exemplify high standards of innovativeness and scientific excellence in the geosciences. Special consideration should be given to projects that increase the public awareness of the geosciences, illustrate the interdisciplinary nature of the geosciences, or promote the sensitivity to the earth as a global system. Certificate
NASA Earth System Science Award1Awarded to the project that best demonstrates insight into Earth’s interconnected systems. The project should incorporate studies of the different components of Earth systems, their interactions, and their evolution over time.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Award1Awarded for research that emphasizes NOAA’s mission: “To understand and predict changes in climate, weather, oceans, and coasts. To share knowledge and information with others, and to conserve and manage coastal and marine ecosystems and resources.”
RICOH USA, Inc. Sustainable Development Award1Awarded for outstanding efforts in addressing issues of environmental responsibility and sustainable development in a science or engineering project.
Society for In Vitro Biology 1Awarded to the most outstanding 11th grade student exhibiting in the areas of plant or animal in vitro biology or tissue culture.
11th Grade Only Certificate
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)1The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is pleased to offer one Science Champion Award to an exceptional individual or team project that has the potential to make an impact on addressing international development challenges.
Certificate and Social Media kit
United States Air Force4Awarded to an outstanding science or engineering projectSwag Bag and Certificate of Achievement
U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize3Awarded to outstanding water-related research projects at the high school level (grades 9-12, ages 15-20).Regional Certificate
Yale Science and Engineering Association1Awarded to the most outstanding 11th grade project exhibiting in the Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, or Chemistry categories.
Prefer 11th Grade, but 10th or 12th are OK.
U.S. Environmental Protection AgencyNo limitLetter given to all Environmental Science and Environmental Engineering projects.Letter of Encouragement