Students from the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at UNT swept the preliminary rounds of the 2010-11 Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology, winning more awards than students from all other participating Texas schools.
Shulin Ye is one of 20 finalists selected attend the USA Biology Olympiad national finals in June.
Sahil Khetpal was awarded the scholarship for his groundbreaking research on cancer treatments.
Ryan Thompson, Monica Salazar-Miranda and Varud Gupta were recognized for innovative entrepreneurial ideas including automatic motorcycle crash notification, women-friendly tech support and online feedback incentives.
Three students were named 2010 Barry M. Goldwater scholars for groundbreaking research with wide-ranging applications in medicine and technology.
Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science students, Peter Hu and Katheryn Shi are two of 40 national finalists in the 2010 Intel Science Talent Search.
Eight students from the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science were named semifinalists in the 2010 Intel Science Talent Search.
Peter Hu placed sixth at a National Siemens Competition for his work to develop a biocompatible material that can be used in protein drug delivery.
Peter Hu will compete against five other regional winners at the national competition next month in New York.
Four students from the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at the University of North Texas were named regional finalists in the 2009 Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology.