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Intel ISEF 2014 Special Awards Organization Profile

 

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Monsanto Company

Website:
http://discover.monsanto.com/

 

Monsanto is committed to bringing a broad range of solutions to help nourish our growing world. We produce seeds that help farmers have better harvests while using resources more efficiently. And we collaborate with farmers, researchers, nonprofits and universities to tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges.

 

Why We Participate

Monsanto believes sparking young people’s interest and development in STEM literacy is critical to meeting the needs of the future. From food production to data science, STEM literacy is central to making a balanced meal accessible to everyone around the world while protecting natural resources.

 

 

2014 Awards Offered

Monsanto Award for Innovation in Plant Science First Award of $2,500

Monsanto Award for Innovation in Plant Science First Award of $2,500

Second Award of $1,500

Second Award of $1,500

Third Award of $1,000

Third Award of $1,000

 

Intel ISEF 2014 Awards

Monsanto Award for Innovation in Plant Science First Award of $2,500

Yi-Hsuan Huang

Mechanistic Characterization of a Transcription Factor bZIP16 in Regulating Arabidopsis Flowering Pathways

 

Second Award of $1,500

Lindsay Northcut

The Effect of Nitrogen-Rich Fertilizers on the Growth and Yield of Cotton Plants

 

Third Award of $1,000

Saumya Keremane

An Eco-friendly RNA Interference-based Insect Control for Management of Citrus Greening Disease using a Model System

 

 

Picture of 2014 Award Winners

 

 
   
 

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