Winners

2014 Special Award Winners

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Will Winn Memorial Award

  Inspiring Goleta Valley Junior High Students to Do Science ($35 cash)
    (1109) Chameleon Color Change
        Student: Anna Gilmore
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

    (1203) The effect of different academic subjects on a maladaptive daydreamer's daydream time
        Student: Palak Jain
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

    (1306) Nutrients and Acidity in the Santa Barbara Channel
        Student: Sophie Dutsch
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Air & Waste Management Association

  Best junior high projects with recommendations for improving the environment ($50 cash)
    (1301) Oil vs. Biodiesel
        Students: Sam Carroll , Junna Faessel
        School: La Cumbre Jr. HS

    (1613) Which solar water heater is more efficient a parabolic or flat solar water heater
        Student: Noah Pang
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

  Best high school project with recommendations for improving the environment ($50 cash)
    (2804) Purifying Water Using the Thermoelectric Effect
        Student: Savannah Benz
        School: San Marcos High School

    (2813) Parabolic Solar Water Heater
        Students: William deBruynKops , Cooper Johnson
        School: Santa Barbara High School

Independent Scientist Award

  Independent Scientist Award ($50 cash)
    (1605) The Effect of Hip Turnout on the Knee Tendon
        Student: Sienna Watson
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Association of Old Crows

  Outstanding Project in Electronics or Computers ($50 cash)
    (1610) Battle of the Bots: NXT vs. EV3
        Student: Chloe Chou
        School: La Colina Junior High School

Santa Barbara Audubon Society: The Joy Parkinson Award

  Best project relating wild birds, conservation, or ecology ($100 cash)
    (2702) The effects of runoff on Salvia leucantha & Hummingbird interactions
        Student: Danny Luu
        School: Righetti High School

Santa Barbara Astronomical Unit

  Best Project in Astronomy ($150 cash)
    (1614) Testing the Habitability of Exo-planets
        Student: Daniela Castleberg
        School: Santa Barbara Junior High

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and Ty Warner Sea Center

  Best Junior High Project in Marine Sciences
    (1615) How Wave Energy Affects the Tidal Zone
        Student: Izabelle Ruehlman
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

  Best High School Project in Marine Sciences ($100 cash)
    (2815) Beach Changes During a Period of Low Waves and High Tides
        Students: Emily Imperato , Megan Hullander
        School: San Marcos High School

Water Resources Special Award

  Best junior high projects related to water resources, fresh water supplies, and water conservationes ($200 cash)
    (1312) Using Grey Water; Does Your Plant Care?
        Student: Claire Velez
        School: La Colina Junior High School

    (1311) Grey Water Effects on Plants
        Student: Ava Castanha
        School: La Colina Junior High School

  Best high school projects related to water resources, fresh water supplies, and water conservationes ($200 cash)
    (2810) Solar Water Desalination
        Student: Matthew Murray
        School: Santa Barbara High School