Gold CREST winners

Congratulations to the five female secondary school students who were awarded their Gold CREST awards at the Royal Society Honours dinner.

The awardees were:

  • Ashley Renwick and Keeley Hutchins, Tararua College- Distractions Amongst Teenage Drivers
  • Kate Marsh, Carmel College - Caramelised
  • Charlotte Robertson, Palmerston North Girls High School - Watercress, the Nitrogen Junkie?
  • Anna Palmer, Palmerston North Girls High School - A Healthy Glow.

Each has completed over 100 hours on their research projects, designed to show CREativity in Science and Technology.

AWIS congratulates these students, and has offered them a year's membership in recognition of their dedication and perserverance to scientific study.