Chip Shot: Intel Science Talent Search Semifinalists and New Awards Announced

Intel Science Talent Search 2015 kicked off today as 300 U.S. high school seniors were named semifinalists in the nation’s oldest and most prestigious pre-college math and science competition. New to this year’s competition are three “Medal of Distinction” awards of $150,000 each, which have replaced the single $100,000 top prize. Each semifinalist will receive a $1,000 award from Intel with an additional $1,000 going to his or her school. Learn more about this year’s Intel Science Talent Search semifinalists.