Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District

Fairfax County, Virginia


TTY 711

12055 Government Center Parkway
Suite 905, Fairfax, VA 22035

Willie Woode,
Executive Director

Science Fair Projects - NVSWCD Awards

NVSWCD serves as an organizational judge for the Fairfax County Regional Science and Engineering Fair. The NVSWCD judging team looks at projects related to streams, water quality, soils, erosion, stormwater management, nonpoint source pollution, and other natural resource issues.

The District awards a $100 scholarship to the top project, a $75 scholarship to the second project, and $50 for the third place project. The District may recognize additional outstanding projects with an honorable mention.

2021 Winners

1st Place Winner

Impervious Surfaces and Stream Health Factors: A Study Using Machine Learning Techniques and Multivariate Statistical Analyses, Lynn Tao, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology

Lynn Tao, Science Fair 2021

2nd Place Winners

Mitigating Global Warming by Converting CO2 to Carbonates, Colton Lennen & Jay Sorkin, W.T. Woodson High School

Jay Sorkin, Science Fair 2021Colton Lennen, Science Fair 2021

3rd Place Winner

The Effect of Plant Species on Carbon Sequestration, Julia Victor, W.T. Woodson High School 

Julia Victor, Science Fair 2021

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