Aaron Hannon, from St Muredach's College, Ballina, Co. Mayo, won the top award, the SFI Intel ISEF Award at last year's National Final. Aaron went on to win a first place award at Intel ISEF 2018 in Pittsburgh this May. Aaron also won the Boston Scientific Medical Devices Grand Award.Aaron's teacher, Mr Kevin Boyle, won the Intel Teacher of Excellence at the National Final. His award was an all-expenses-paid trip to attend the Intel ISEF competition in Pittsburgh.

The Boston Scientific Grand Award consists of a trophy and a cheque for €500.

For details of the other award winners at the National Final please follow this link.