Nelson Award Nomination

Robert Nelson was the coordinator of the Long Island Science Congress for over 40 years. He dedicated countless hours to the development of the congress as a location for young researchers to share their findings. Robert Nelson's goal was for every student to be able to conduct independent scientific research in their school.

Criteria for Robert Nelson Award Nomination:

Directions: Each school may nominate ONE PROJECT in each grade level (9th, 10th, 11th, 12th) to apply for this award (senior division only). Complete the nomination form (emailed to all liaisons in March) by Friday, April 5th, 2024 at 11:59pm.

NOTE - If you did not receive the nomination form email, please reach out to the Senior Division Director.