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Illustrated Poem Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 NCW Illustrated Poem Contest!

As part of NCW 2020, students from grades K-12 were invited to share their interpretation of the theme, “Sticking with Chemistry”, in the form of illustrated poems. Winners at the local section level qualified for the national contest. At the national level, first- and second-place prizes were awarded in four categories. Thank you to all schools and local sections that participated!

Grades K-2

1st Place

Aidany Diaz
2nd Grade
Miami Gardens Elementary School
South Florida Local Section

2nd Place

Evelyn Colbert
2nd Grade
Maryland International Day School
Chemical Society of Washington

Grades 3-5

1st Place

Rishi Khedekar
3rd Grade
Dutch Neck Elementary School
Princeton Local Section

2nd Place

Luke Evans
5th Grade
Howard Drive Elementary School
South Florida Local Section

Grades 6-8

1st Place

 

Simran Utturkar
8th Grade
Iroquois Middle School
Eastern New York Local Section

2nd Place

Ashmita Prajapati
8th Grade
Vassal Lane Upper School
Northeastern Local Section

Grades 9-12

1st Place

Alyssa Tang
10th Grade
University High School
Orange County Local Section

2nd Place

Kayla Peirce
11th Grade
Western Wayne High School
Susquehanna Valley