Science: Michael Shao

Michael Shao

High school: Detroit County Day School

GPA: 4.0

Parents/guardians: Jun Shao and JunJun Tang

College I plan to attend: Harvard University

Major: Computational biology

Career plans: Undecided

Most influential teacher: Cheryl Sullivan and Marc Fazio

Most important achievement

■National Merit scholar

■Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2013 Best of Category Award

■Intel Science Talent Search 2015 semifinalist

■Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2014 finalist

■Research Science Institute Scholar

■Michigan Science Fair: Grand Award, 2013, first place, 2014

■Detroit Science Fair: Grand Award (2014), First Place (2013)

Michael Shao