Sthefany Dutra F. Silva

DSC_7902State/Country: Brazil
Hometown: Gama-Distrito Federal
High School: Centro Enssnio de Medio
College Plans: University of Brazilia
Major: International Relations
Professional Plans: 
Interests: Cards, Chess, Camping, Movies, Sports, Traveling, Hiking, Biking, Knitting, Music, Reading

Press Release

CHARLESTON, WV – July 14th 2016 – Sthefany Dutra F. Silva, a graduate of Centro Enssnio de Medio in Brazil represented Brazil at the National Youth Science Camp. Silva joined 102 other delegates from 48 states and 8 countries in the prestigious annual science program.  The National Youth Science Camp, located in the rustic Monongahela National Forest near Charleston West Virginia, integrates science programing with music, art and outdoor activities.

Each year, every state and several countries send up to two delegates, to the National Youth Science Camp.  Delegates attend lectures by science industry leaders, engineers, and researchers, but also participate in outdoor activities.  Delegates also have the opportunity to participate in directed studies where they gain individual hands on experience in fields they find interesting.

“It was the best experience of my life!” said Silva.

The National Youth Science Camp is operated by the National Youth Science Foundation. For more information, please visit Click the photograph below to download a high resolution version suitable for publication.

Silva plans to attend the University of Brazil in the fall, to study international relations.

Contact Information
John P. Giroir, Director, National Youth Science Camp – – 304-205-9724

National Youth Science Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 3387
Charleston, WV 25333-3387