Students from Philippine Science High School - Central Visayas Campus (PSHS-CVisC) bagged awards in national and international contests for young researchers and entrepreneurs in February.
Various teams from PSHS-CVisC presented their research outputs and innovations virtually at the Karangturi Science and Entrepreneurship Fair 2021 hosted by Jawa Tengah, Indonesia.
The project IMAHE (Image Processing Device for Microplastic Assessment and High-Quality Evaluation of Water) developed by Chesyne Danielle Pepito, Josefino Nino Ligan, and David Elijah Atup was acclaimed the Best of the Best Projects under the international category. The team's advisers were Mr. Ro-ann Laude and Dr. Benito Baje.
In another event, two groups from CVisC were among the top 5 finalists during the Young Entrepreneurs Convention 2021. This convention featured a series of workshops and a business ideation competition, in which students propose a business solution for a case provided by a partner business institution.
The team of Raffy Mae Alidon, Heart Methody Castañares, and Micah Emmanuelle Ceniza (Grim Triggers) emerged as the 1st runner-up. Incrementum, the second team, represented by Nathan Josiah Elmido, Jesse Biliran, and Emmanuelli Rafael Dela Torre also made it to the finals. The scholars were under the mentorship of Ms. Ruby Cres Gayda. The event was hosted by the UP Circle of Entrepreneurs.