The California Association of Professional Scientists awarded Mira Loma High School senior Ashish Nag its Outstanding Young Scientist Award. Nag was was given the $1,000 award at Thursday's CAPS luncheon in Sacramento.
Runner-up contestants Meredith Lehmann, a senior at La Jolla High School in La Jolla and Apoorva Dharmadhikari, a senior at Evergreen Valley High School in San Jose each received a $500 cash award.
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