Islamabad—Intel National Science Fair, an annual grand competition of pre-college students from all over Pakistan concluded at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology. The winning projects, selected by a renowned panel of judges, along with the young scientists will represent Pakistan at the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) 2017, to be held in Los Angeles, California in May 2017. The event was graced by leading educationists Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro, President ECO Science Foundation, Islamabad, Dr. Moeen Uddin Ghauri, from COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Dr. Aasim Yusuf, Chief Medical Officer, Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital & Research Centre and Dr. Azhar Hassan, Chairman Scientific Review Committee.
Grand Winners Intel Sponsored Projects: Mujtaba Sajjad Kamani from Aga Khan Higher Secondary School, Karimabad, Karachi, Sadia Qadir from Punjab Daanish School (Girls) Hasilpur, Hassan Rizwan and Mansoor Ahmed from Pak Turk International Schools and Colleges, Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi
Grand Winners Self Sponsored Projects: Haseeb Ahmad from Aga Khan Higher Secondary School, Karimabad, Karachi, Shahzaib Ejaz from Pak Turk International Schools and Colleges Lahore, Arqam Ali Khan from Islamabad Model College for Boys, Liaquat Ali, Ahmad Hassan, Naeem Hassan from Daanish Higher Secondary School, Chishtian
The National Science Fair showcased more than 96 science projects submitted by 196 young scientists from all four provinces after rigorous competition at district and provincial levels. Winners of the National Science Fair have qualified to compete in the International Science & Engineering Fair, showcasing their talent on an international platform for over $5 million in prizes and scholarships.