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Distinguished Finalist

Jacqueline Means

Wilmington, Delaware

Jacqueline Means, 16, of Wilmington, Del., a junior at Delaware Military Academy, founded the "Wilmington Urban STEM Initiative" (W.U.S.I.) to inspire a love of science, technology, engineering and math among girls in need in her hometown. Through W.U.S.I. events, she has brought hands-on science experiments, interactive anti-bullying demonstrations, inspiring talks from prominent women and a vision of a brighter future to more than 300 girls.