Jenna Salvat, Colorado Springs Mineralogical Society’s Earth Science scholar and former Pebble Pup, took home the top prize in Senior High Physical Science category at the 2017 Pikes Peak Regional Science Fair when she won first place on February 28, 2017. Jenna was presented her award by Dr. Rob Kolstad during the awards ceremony at Library 21C in Colorado Springs amid the cheers of her family, fellow students, and Steven Veatch, Pebble Pup Director. Jenna also received several other awards:
- Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association
- Arizona State University Walton Sustainability
- Association for Women Geoscientists
- Georgia and Charlie Matteson Award
- I-SWEEP Outstanding Scientist
- NASA Earth System Science Award
- Northrop Grumman Excellence Award
- US Air Force Award
- US Navy Science Award
Jenna Salvat is seen holding her science fair awards
with Steven Veatch, Pebble Pup and Earth Science Scholar
Director. Photo © by S.K. Veatch.
Jenna Salvat proudly displays her first place ribbon
she won for first place in the senior high physical sciences
category. Photo © by Steven Veatch.