Nirav Kottury and Sravya Patibandla stood 4th and 5th in the YBTC Regional competition held at Harper Park Middle School, Leesburg, VA on March 13th, 2019. The competition lasted for about 3 hours with nine(9) elimination rounds. Both Nirav and Sravya have advanced to compete at the YBTC state competition scheduled on April 13th, 2019 in Richmond, VA.
YBTC challenge is a competition that celebrates and elevates the science of chemistry to inspire on-going study and careers in STEM. At the Regional Challenge, participants answer several rounds of multiple-choice questions. Students participate individually in the Challenge competitions. The students who score the highest will move on to the next level of competition.
We would like to thank Mrs. Cademartori for her encouragement and mentorship through the program.