Taiwanese students won five awards at the 2017 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair
By: Central News Agency
Taiwanese students won five awards at the 2017 Intel International Science and
Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) in Los Angeles this week, according to the National Taiwan Science Education Center on Saturday.
The winning projects, which garnered four Intel ISEF Grand Awards and one American Mathematical Society special award, stood out from 1,300 works from 78 countries, the center said in a statement.
The center selected nine projects by 13 students from Taiwan to compete in the world’s largest pre-college science competition.
The most notable winner was Yeh Chia-yu (葉家宇) from Chung Shan Industrial & Commercial School, who became the first vocational school student to win the award, the center said. [FULL STORY]