North Dakota IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence
University of North Dakota - School of Medicine & Health Sciences
1301 N. Columbia Road, Stop 9037 - Grand Forks, ND 58202-9037
Telephone: (701) 777-6376 - Fax: (701) 777-6372
NDINBRE Supported By
Institutional Development Award (IDeA)
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
National Institutes of Health
North Dakota students earn awards at International
Science and Engineering Fair

June 02, 2014 - Thirteen top winners of the 64th Annual North Dakota State Science and Engineering Fair (NDSSEF) hosted by the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks on April 3-4 advanced to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), in Los Angeles, CA, the world's largest international pre-college science competition.

North Dakota's ISEF award winners

  • Devarshi Patel, 17, Red River Senior High School
          Environmental Management (4th Award)
         “The Selenoprotiome Influence Vulnerability to Environmental
          Methylmercury: The potential Perspective in Relation to Human Diseases”

  • Grady Mauch, 17, Hankinson High School
          Plant Sciences (4th Award)
        “The Fungicidal Impact of Detrimental Weeds on Soybeans”

  • Tyler Gordon Toepke-Floyd, 18, Wishek High School
          Environmental Management (4th Award)
         “Emission Reduction Using an Activated Carbon Supplement”

Intel ISEF provides an annual forum for more than 1,500 high school students from 65 countries, regions, and territories to showcase their independent research as they compete for over $4 million annually. The Intel ISEF is the premier global science competition for students in grades 9–12.

For more information:

Modern Menu
Building biomedical research capacity in North Dakota
by serving public universities and tribal colleges within the state