At the recent PJAS Region 2 Competition, fourteen students received 1st Awards with four students receiving perfect scores. These students will advance to the State competition from May 19-21 at Penn State. 1st award students with perfect scores are Alexander Lindenbaum, Marco Polimeni, Rocco Polimeni and Kristina Rinaldi. Other 1st award students are Brynn Withey, Santiago Churion, Roshan Forde, Patricia Olsen, Maya Yagan, Jackie Dudley, Dean Nyberg, Dushaun Thompson, Michael Olsen and Emma Thompson. 2nd award students are Calvin Hubbard, Julia Maslinski and Shannon Lawlor. Excellence Awards (the best in Region 2 in their field of study) were given to Alexander Lindenbaum (Physics), Jackie Dudley (Earth/Space) and Kristina Rinaldi (Micro Biology). Kristina Rinaldi was also given a Director's Award Scholarship of $500.