Parkway e-News Story

Budding Scientist from Central High Scores Big, Wins $75,000!

William Sun, a senior at Parkway Central High School, recently won second place out of 40 national finalists in the Intel Science Talent Search, a premier national science competition for high school students.

The award came with a $75,000 scholarship. He met with President Barack Obama, along with other students from across the country. Sun also had a perfect score on the SAT and has been accepted to Yale, Stanford and Rice universities.

For more information you can read the stories in the March 10 and March 11 issues of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, view his interview on KPLR channel 11, and see photos and video on the Intel Web site.