2021 Fair Results

Best in Fair Awards

Best in Fair Junior ($200 cash)

Impact of Ecological Restoration on Wildlife in the Goleta North Campus Open Space
        Student: Gabriele Scussat
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Best in Fair Senior ($200 cash)

Fighting Fire with AI: Machine Learning to Predict Wildfire Causes and Consequences
        Student: Gavin Jimerson
        School: Dos Pueblos High School

Best in Division Awards

Junior High - Life Sciences ($100 cash)

Impact of Ecological Restoration on Wildlife in the Goleta North Campus Open Space
        Student: Gabriele Scussat
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Junior High - Physical Sciences ($100 cash)

How to hit the golf ball as far as possible (projectile motion)
        Student: Jonathan Yang
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Senior High - Life Sciences ($100 cash)

Detection and Diagnosis of COVID-19 Using Remote Photoplethysmography and Deep Learning
        Student: Timothy Zhang
        School: Cate School

Senior High - Physical Science ($100 cash)

Fighting Fire with AI: Machine Learning to Predict Wildfire Causes and Consequences
        Student: Gavin Jimerson
        School: Dos Pueblos High School

Special Awards

Air & Waste Management Association: Improving the Environment Award

Outstanding projects with recommendations for improving the environment ($50 cash)
A Study of PM 2.5 in Orcutt and its Influence on the Rate of COVID-19
        Student: Katie Magni
        School: Pioneer Valley HS

Particulate Matter Emissions From Gas-Burning Automobiles
        Student: Daisy Cisneros
        School: Pioneer Valley HS

The Lovan Family: Independent Scientist Award

Winner ($50 cash)
The Effect of Mindfulness on Students’ Focus
        Student: Sadie Dent
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Association of Statistical Quality: Award for Quality in Data Collection

Winner ($50 cash)
Fighting Fire with AI: Machine Learning to Predict Wildfire Causes and Consequences
        Student: Gavin Jimerson
        School: Dos Pueblos High School

Green vs Conventional Detergents
        Student: Nashali Vicente Lopez
        School: Pioneer Valley HS

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and Sea Center

Climate and Interdisciplinary Science Award ($50 cash)
Green vs Conventional Detergents
        Student: Nashali Vicente Lopez
        School: Pioneer Valley HS

Best in Innovation ($50 cash)
Fighting Fire with AI: Machine Learning to Predict Wildfire Causes and Consequences
        Student: Gavin Jimerson
        School: Dos Pueblos High School

Santa Barbara Audubon Socienty: The Joy Parkinson Award

Best project relating to wild birds, conservation, or ecology ($100 cash)
Impact of Ecological Restoration on Wildlife in the Goleta North Campus Open Space
        Student: Gabriele Scussat
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Santa Barbara Screen & Shade: Young Engineers Award

Projects with meritorious defining, designing or developing a product, process or service ($100 cash)
Detection and Diagnosis of COVID-19 Using Remote Photoplethysmography and Deep Learning
        Student: Timothy Zhang
        School: Cate School

The Bright Rider
        Student: Mia Ben-Yaacov
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Science & Engineering Council of Santa Barbara: Julian Nott Award

Recognizing a project that is creative and ambitious addressing  a novel scientific question ($100 cash)
Assessing the Effect of VOT on the Perception of English Consonants
        Student: Eamon Gordon
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Family of Santa Barbara County Water Providers: Water Conservation Special Award

Best projects related to water resources, fresh water supplies, and water conservationes ($250 cash)
How Pollutants Affect Oxygen Production on Aquatic Plants
        Student: Sagarika Manian
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School

Impact of Ecological Restoration on Wildlife in the Goleta North Campus Open Space
        Student: Gabriele Scussat
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High School