Student Prize Case Studies
A Young Inventor Dedicated to Building More Pathways for Girls in STEM
2018 Lemelson-MIT Student Prize winner Kayla Nguyen is passionate about encouraging young girls to become more involved in science, technology, engineering and math. Having few mentors when she was growing up, Kayla appreciates that she is now able to advise girls who may need guidance to overcome any challenges they may face.
Importance of Cultivating Inventors Through Undergraduate Programs
Eric Chiang and four fellow biomedical engineering undergraduates at Johns Hopkins University’s Center for Bioengineering Innovation & Design worked to develop a device aimed at improving a surgery