Ashish D’Souza, of Polytech High School, took second place with honorary mention in the Delaware BioGENEious Challenge 2018.

Ashish was nominated by teacher Robert Bogdiziewicz, and the awards were presented by Gov. John Carney.

The challenge is coordinated by the Delaware Biotechnology Institute and is held in conjunction with the Delaware Tech New Castle County Science Fair, the Kent County Science Fair and the Sussex County Science Fair.