We gratefully acknowledge the following individuals, groups, and corporations who have contributed to the Synopsys Silicon Valley Science and Technology Championship and the Santa Clara Valley Science and Engineering Fair Association.

In addition, many  Special Award Sponsors (corporations and professional societies) have provided awards for the students at the fair.


Major Sponsors

(Donate $75,000 or more annually)




(donate $10,000 or more annually)





(donate $2,500 – $9,999 annually)











Pat & Peter Castro

In memory of Linda Kalcic Hanson

Inez M. Lechner Trust Fund

Silicon Valley Community Foundation



(donate $1,000 – $2,499 annually)



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Cisco JustGive

Intel Volunteer Grant Program

Anonymous Family

Anonymous Foundation

Rose Mary Brodbeck

Peter and Carrie Castro 

John and Natalie Kunkel

Marks Family

Trimble Navigation, Ltd




(donate up to $999 annually)

Alpine Awards*
Anderson, June
Anenson, Gladys
Apple, Inc.
Becton, Dickinson and Company
Benevity Community Impact Fund
Bhetanabhotla, Padmasri and Murthy
Black, Heidi & Corky
Brewer, Lynn
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.
Burbach, Vanessa
Dr. Paul X Callahan (in memorium)
Chau, Allen and Susan
Councilmember Rose Herrera, District 8, San Jose City Council
Central Cash & Carry*
Doyle-Jones, Vicki
Ganesh Family
Gildea, Cathy & Ann McDowell
Gildea, Marilyn
Google Donations for Doers
In Memory of Ujji Srinivasan
In Memory of Linda Hanson
Intel Corporation*
IBM Volunteer Outreach Council
Iskarous, Moenes  and Nevine Elmasry

Jain, Veena and Sunil
Jovanovich, Maxim and Sylvia
Kalcic, Carole
Karni, Julie & Ben
Kawanami, Bruce & Jo
Korsmeyer, Katy
Lange, Susan & Art
Laughton, Craig
Laughton, Karl
Laurence, Bert & Barbara Bowden
Lee, Francis and Anita
Liebschutz, Lynn
Lopatin Family Fund
Lyon, Sean & Cecilia

Makower, Jordan & Esther
Meditch, Sandra
Nair, Reggie and Lekha
Narayana, Ravishanker & Shanthi Pichai
Orr, David & Sally
Perati, Rukminikanth & Pranathi
Pine Press*
Qualcomm Matching Grant Program
Raman, Sudha and Vedantham
Reeber, Larke & Jack Fendell
Revanur, Nagendra and Sundari
Roth, William G.
Santa Clara County Office of Education*
SAP Software Solutions
Scalapino, Anne
Shannon, Lynn & Ed Wieser
Slavic Anglo American School
Turner, John & Ann
Vermalapati, Murali
VMWare Foundation
Wang, Lisa
Waters, Ruth
Williams, Forrest & Dorothy
Yellenberg, Sandra and Steve
Zarrin, Simon and Teresa

Anonymous donors

*Gifts in kind