It will surely look good on an application, but by taken by itself, it is not going to guarantee your acceptance. A good college will take a look at the whole person. I used to work in this field, and we often gave more preference to people who were...
2 Answers · Education & Reference · 13/06/2009
In truth, it doesn't sound like a very promising candidate, but really, that depends on whether anything unusual happened, and whether you can write an engaging essay that demonstrates your writing skills while telling the...
1 Answers · Education & Reference · 15/11/2009
It improves your chance of getting into an Ivy League (if are on of the top ten winners) and shows how committed and motivated you are towards science. Also, it provides an opportunity to pursue...
1 Answers · Education & Reference · 27/12/2008
... largest and most well known program is the INTEL ISEF science fair. The ISEF is huge and hosts thousands...
3 Answers · Education & Reference · 06/05/2010
... in a couple of science fairs like this one http://www.societyforscience.org/isef/ and won or was runner up, and they went to summer camps...
3 Answers · Education & Reference · 29/04/2013
If it is in a book, treat it as a chapter. If unpublished, you might try something like: Author, date. Procedure for whatever (or the title used for the procedure). Unpublished. So-and-so company. Umpteen pages.
1 Answers · Education & Reference · 01/12/2007
... make it to the largest pre-coegiate international science fair, Intel ISEF! Good luck!
1 Answers · Education & Reference · 13/07/2014
...african american/hispanic), a recruited athlete, a winner of a truly major award (intel isef finalist, davidson fellow, international olympiad gold medalist), or a paying legacy student...
1 Answers · Education & Reference · 01/05/2012
... skills or up the SATs or win a big science fair like ISEF or Intel.
4 Answers · Education & Reference · 31/10/2007
- related to ISEF