National Chemistry Week 2015 Illustrated Poem Contest Winners

Captivating Poems in Radiant Colors

Congratulations to the winners of the National Chemistry Week (NCW) 2015 Illustrated Poem Contest! As part of the NCW celebration, students from grades K-12 were invited to share their interpretation of this year's theme, "Chemistry Colors Our World", in the form of illustrated poems.

Thank you to all schools and local sections that participated!

Categories and Winners

Grades K-2

1st Place

Shriya Arunkumar, 1st Grade, Glencliff Elementary School,   Eastern New York

2nd Place

Hannah Fox,  2nd Grade,  Chukker Creek Elementary School, Savannah River

Grades 3-5

1st Place

Sebastian Catro,  4th Grade,  Bishop Dunn School,  Mid Hudson

2nd Place

Manasa Neruganti,  2nd Grade,  Village School,  Princeton   

Grades 6-8

1st Place

Branden Pagurayan,  7th Grade,  Kapolei Middle School,  Hawaii   

2nd Place

Kai Zaragoza, 6th Grade, Sawgrass Springs Middle School
South Florida Local Section

Shakiba Malek,  7th Grade,  Woodbury Middle School,  Connecticut Valley  

Grades 9-12

1st Place

Skyler Lance,  10th Grade,  Archbishop McNicholas High School,  Cincinnati

2nd Place

Nicole Neely,  11th Grade,  Cromwell High School,  Connecticut Valley