STAFF REPORT ISB: The participants of Pakistani students in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) held recently in Los Angeles, US, have been awarded cash prizes and gifts at the Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) to appreciate their talent.
Belonging from more than 70 countries, Intel ISEF 2014 is an opportunity for the best young minds in the world to come together to share innovative ideas, showcase brilliant projects, and compete for more than $4 million in awards and scholarships. A nine-student team had represented Pakistan in the ISEF.
On the occasion of the PSF award ceremony, Additional Secretary Science and Technology, Azhar Maqsood, said the PSF and Intel collaboration is resulting into the participation of students from far flung areas of the country into international science fairs and bring forth their hidden talent.
PSF Chairman Professor Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto said PSF in collaboration with Intel is supporting and guiding students to take part in international science events.