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Florida Coastal Everglades LTER Education and Outreach
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Education Outreach Awards
FCE III
2017
Name Mentor Awards
Katarzyna Bezen
(RAHSS)
Dr. Anna Wachnicka Project title: "Effects of Saltwater Encroachment on Coastal Ecosystems in Southeastern Everglades: Evidence from Plant and Animal Remains Preserved in Five Sediment Cores"

  • Superior, Environmental at the South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair


  • Andres Leon
    (RAHSS)
    Viviana Mazzei Project title: "Tracking Phosphate Inputs as a Result of Saltwater Intrusion in the Florida Everglades Using Benthic Algal Mats"

  • Superior, Environmental at the South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair

  • The American Meteorological Award at the South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair

  • Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration Award at the State Science and Engineering Fair of Florida

  • Palm Beach Regional Science and Engineering Fair Award at the State Science and Engineering Fair of Florida

  • 2016
    Name Mentor Awards
    Gustavo Brugger
    (REMS)
    Dr. Thomas Frankovich Project title: "The Effects of the Sebastian River on Phytoplankton Growth in the Indian River Lagoon"

  • 2nd Place Winner in the Junior Division of the Earth and Environmental Sciences category at the 61st State Science and Engineering Fair of Florida


  • 2014
    Name Mentor Awards
    Sara Osorio
    (RAHSS)
    Dr. Evelyn Gaiser Project title: "Changes in Diatom Assemblages along a Salinity Gradient in a Restored Mangrove Forest"

  • Superior rating at the South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair of Florida

  • Genius Olympiad prize at the South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair of Florida

  • Stockholm Junior Water Prize at the South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair of Florida

  • Third Place in Environmental Science at the State Science and Engineering Fair of Florida


  • FCE II
    2012
    Name Venue Mentor Awards
    Saenz, Cindy SFRSEF
    Troxler, Tiffany
    Sanchez, Olga
    Excellent, Environmental Sciene
    Stockholm Junior Water Prize
    Odzer, Jamie SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    ISEF
    Adam Rosenblatt
    Michael Heithaus
    Superior, Environmental Management
    NOAA 2012 Taking the Pulse of the Planet Award
    Genius (Global Environmental Issues-US) Olympiad Award
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    Most Outstanding Poster, 49th Annual Junior Science, Engineering and Humanitites Symposium, Univ. of Florida
    Finalist, 2012 Florida Junior Academy of Science Competition
    2010
    Name Venue Mentor Awards
    Prendergast, Jonathan SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    ISEF
    Ligia Collado-Vides Superior, Environmental Management
    I-SWEEP: International Sustainable World Project
    South Florida Regional US Stockholm Junior Water Prize
    George N. Avery Award, Florida Native Plant Society
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    Finalist advancing to ISEF
    2011
    Name Venue Mentor Title
    Kulkarni, Shweta SFRSEF
    Ligia Collado-Vides
    Honorable Mention, Environmental Science
    2009
    Name Venue Mentor Awards
    Sanchez, Christopher SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    ISEF
    Evelyn Gaiser
    Colin Saunders
    Katya Cabeza
    Ania
    Superior, Botany
    Best Biological Project
    George Avery Award, Florida Native Plant Society
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    3rd Place, Botany
    $40000 scholarship to Florida Institute of Technology
    ISEF 2009
    2nd Place, Plant Sciences
    Internship, University of Nevada
    Naming rights of a minor planet by MIT Lincoln Laboratory
    Erikamarie Gil Nicholas Oehm
    Tiffany Troxler
    Olga Sanchez
    Planet Connect Grant
    2008
    Name Venue Mentor Awards
    Giraldo, Ben SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    Tiffany Troxler
    Olga Sanchez
    Superior, Enivonmental Division
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    Third Place, Environmental Division
    Fins, Michael SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    Michael Heithaus
    Megan Dunphy-Daly
    Superior, Zoology
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    2007
    Name Venue Mentor Awards
    Diaz, Sebastian SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    Colin Saunders Superior, Environmental
    Outstanding Project, Senior Division
    US Army Award
    Invitation to represent MDCPS at State competition
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    Brisbane, Nia SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    ISEF
    Colin Saunders
    Superior, Botany
    Frey Scientific Award
    Ricoh Sustainable Development Award
    Outstanding Project, Sierra Club
    US Army Award
    Beckman-Coulter, Inc. Award
    Runner-up, Best Biological Sciences Award
    George Avery Award, Florida Native Plant Society
    President's Award, Senior Division, Florida Lake Management Society
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    Finalist advancing to ISEF
    Magaly Dacosta FFA Jeff Wozniak
    Dailey, Susan
    Thomas, Serge
    1st Place, Prepared Public Speaking
    1st Place, Parlimentary Procedure
    Future Farmers of Amercia, District 12
    2nd Place Parliamentary Procedure
    FCE I
    2005
    Name Venue Mentor Awards
    Juan Gallo SFRSEF
    SSEFF
    Greg Juzli Superior, Environmental
    Miami Museum of Science, Award Certificate
    Scientific American Award
    RSMAS, First Place Award
    US Metric Association Award
    US Airforce Award, Fourth Place
    Finalist advancing to SSEFF
    First Place (1/852), SSEFF
    Florida Museum of Natural History
    Crystal Springs Preserve
    Water Environment Federation
    Chuck Skoch Florida Sea Grant Scholarship
    Univ. of Central FL Pegasus Gold Scholarship Award
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