Alumnus of the Year

Each year the National Youth Science Foundation honors an alumnus of the National Youth Science Camp as its NYSCamp Alumnus of the Year to recognize outstanding achievements in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

To be considered:

  1. The nominee should have distinguished him or herself in their chosen STEM field of endeavor.
  2. The nominee should have made significant contributions to his or her community, on a local, state, national, or international level.
  3. The nominee should have demonstrated integrity in his/her personal life and gained the respect of those surrounding him/her.
  4. The nominee should have demonstrated a connection to the National Youth Science Foundation / National Youth Science Camp through volunteer activities (i.e., mentoring alumni, guest lecturing, etc).
  5. The nominee should have demonstrated a belief in the mission and purpose of the NYSCamp/NYSF through philanthropic support.

To submit a nominee for consideration, please provide his/her name and a brief biographical statement that addresses the qualifications listed above. Nominations for the NYSCamp Alumnus of the Year – 2017 will be accepted by E-mail to nomination@nysf.com through at least January 15, 2017.

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