President Obama Recognizes NYSC Alumnus

President Obama Town Hall in Buenos Aires, Argentina at Usina del Arte, Weds. Mar. 23, 2016 President Obama said, It’s where a young person can learn skills in the state of West Virginia in the United States, and put them to work right here in Argentina. So, Gino Tubaro, who’s here today — where’s Gino?…

Read More

Northrop Grumman Supports 2016 NYSCamp

Northrop Grumman, the fifth largest defense contractor in the world, has donated $40,000 to the National Youth Science Foundation (NYSF). The gift will be used to support the academic program of the 2016 National Youth Science Camp (NYSC). The NYSC is a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) enrichment honors program, challenging the top two…

Read More


The National Youth Science Foundation participates in the AmazonSmile program. When you shop via Amazon this holiday season, Amazon will donate a portion of its proceeds to the NYSF. Click the image to participate in the program.

Read More
2016 NYSC

NYSCamp Applications

The National Youth Science Foundation is pleased to announce that the application portal to attend the 2016 National Youth Science Camp is now open. For more information, please see

Read More
Dr. Rudy Tanzi, NYSC RI 1976

Alzheimer’s research pioneer to speak at University of Charleston

by Lydia Nuzum, Health Reporter, Charleston Gazette-Mail When Dr. Rudolph Tanzi was a teenager, he knew he wanted to be a clinician — that is, until he heard his first scientific lecture and realized he wanted to be a researcher. “If it wasn’t for the National Youth Science Camp, where I represented the state of…

Read More

Dr. Jerry Gilbert (MS 1973) named President of Marshall University

October 20, 2015 – Huntington, West Virginia The National Youth Science Foundation congratulates National Youth Science Camp Alumnus Dr. Jerome (Jerry) Gilbert (MS 1973) on being named the 37th president of Marshall University. “What an honor it is to be asked to lead Marshall University,” said Gilbert. “I’ve been so impressed by everything I’ve learned and…

Read More

Empower the NYSC!

As the mountains of West Virginia come alive and regain their magnificent color with the arrival of spring, we turn our attention to our flagship program, the National Youth Science Camp, and we need your support to ensure that this program is successful. I hope that you will consider empowering the NYSC with a charitable…

Read More

Archive Established

Morgantown, West Virginia – March 24, 2015 In late 2014, the National Youth Science Foundation and the West Virginia and Regional History Center and Special Collections at the West Virginia University, reached an agreement to establish an archive of materials related to the National Youth Science Camp and the National Youth Science Foundation. On March…

Read More
Canaan Valley Institute

STEM Education Center

Important Links Master Plan – National Center for Youth Science Education STEM Education Center NYSF Mission Statement Article in the Charleston Gazette – December 14, 2014 Article in the Charleston Gazette-Mail – December 20, 2014 Editorial in the Charleston Gazette-Mail – December 27, 2014 West Virginia Council on STEM – Report to the Governor Letters…

Read More
Giroir, John

NYSC Director Selected

November 25, 2014 – National Youth Science Foundation today announced that John Giroir has been selected as the Foundation’s next Director of the National Youth Science Camp. Giroir, previously served as the President and CEO of the YMCA of Kanawha Valley. The National Youth Science Camp (NYSC), a four-week program held each summer, was first…

Read More
1 2 3 20
%d bloggers like this: