Good News! Pinay Student Wins P20M in Global Science Competition

Pinay Student Wins P20M in Global Science Competition

TACLOBAN CITY — A student from Leyte bested 11,000 young learners from 178 countries to bag the third annual Breakthrough Junior Challenge (BJC) Prize, earning over P20-million worth of prizes. Hillary Diane Andales, 18, from the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) Eastern Visayas Campus in Palo, Leyte personally received the award on December 3 at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Ames Research Center in California. The native of Abuyog, Leyte made the video Relativity and Equivalence of Reference Frames, understandable to the layman. As the winner, Andales received a…