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Mohill student gets special award in Young Scientists exhibibition

Jan 14, 2022 18:01 By Shannonside News
Mohill student gets special award in Young Scientists exhibibition Mohill student gets special award in Young Scientists exhibibition
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Hundreds of students from all over the country have been competing virtually over the past few days

A Leitrim student has received a special award for her entry into this year's BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition.

Sarah O'Beirne from Mohill Community College explored the question, can wind turbines be made eco-friendly and more cost effective?

The Transition Year student received her Greencoat Renewables plc award this afternoon.

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In Roscommon Scoil Mhuire Strokestown, Roscommon Community College and Castlerea Community School were all highly commended.

In Leitrim Carrick-on-Shannon Community School were also highly commended with St. Louis Secondary School, Monaghan taking home the same award.

In Cavan ,St. Patricks College took home the Best Display accolade.

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Speaking to Let's Talk earlier today,  Leitrim winner Sarah O'Beirne said a career in science could be on the cards.

Listen to the full interview with Sarah here

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