The third SIYSS
recipient, Huihui Fan of New York City, discovered a gene that helps to control the size and number of roots.
Ameen Abdulrasool, USA, Daniel Ratai, Hungary and Stephen Schultz, Germany won the Seaborg Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar (SIYSS
) Award trip to attend the SIYSS
event and the Nobel Prize ceremonies in December.
Other top prizes included the Seaborg SIYSS
Award, which is an all expense-paid trip to the Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar in Sweden and entry to the Nobel Prize ceremonies.
Seaborg Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar (SIYSS
) Award: Three individual Best of Category winners will be selected to attend the SIYSS
program and the Nobel Prize Ceremonies in December.
The organizers of SIYSS
agreed to let me embed myself with the group for a busy week that included meetings with members of Nobel committees, tours of science institutions, and ballroom dancing lessons (for the thrilling details of that last item, go to www.