Hudson Valley scholars triumph in Regeneron Science Talent Search

The winners were selected based on their impactful science research and its potential for societal change.

News 12 Staff

Mar 13, 2024, 11:21 AM

Updated 74 days ago

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Two Hudson Valley scholars are celebrating a major win as they were named "Top 10 Winners" in this year's Regeneron Science Talent Search.
Thomas Cong from Ossining High School in Ossining, New York, secured second place with a $175,000 reward. Christopher Zorn from Irvington High School in Irvington, New York, claimed sixth place with an $80,000 prize.
The winners were selected based on their impactful science research and its potential for societal change.
The duo spent a week in Washington, D.C., meeting with educational leaders before the award ceremony at the National Building Museum.
Out of a pool of two thousand applicants, they emerged in the top 40, showcasing their excellence in the field of science.


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