AJHS to hold Science Research Project Congress from March 24-31

March 03, 2021
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AJHS Science Subject Area

The Congress’ poster art subtly references the four AJHS clusters.

Nurtured by Nature: The 2021 AJHS Science Research Project Congress, will be held from  March 24-31, 2021. Eight awards for the best research projects are up for grabs, and they are all named after inspirational Jesuit scientists. One such award is the BADILLO AWARD for SCIENTIFIC ENDEAVOR, which is named after Fr. Victor L. Badillo SJ, an astrophysicist. You probably don’t know that Fr. Badillo has an asteroid named after him!    

One of the congress’ 8 awards is named after Fr. Victor Badillo SJ, an astrophysicist.

Another brand-new award to be introduced this year is the Fermin Award for Engineering Design.
Trivia: Did you know that the award’s patron, Fr. Jose Moises T. Fermin SJ was a former engineer who has a building named after him in the Ateneo de Manila Grade School?