Now in its 65th year, the Intel Science Talent Search (STS) is the oldest and most highly-regarded science competition in the United States. Midwood students have a long and distinguished record of superior performance in this "Junior Nobel Prize". In the year 2006, Midwood had three semifinalists.
- Kerry Li
Determination of Functional Domains of a Platelet Cell Adhesion Molecule by Site-directed Mutagenesis
- Elina Melamed
Analysis of nutrition and health of children from a 1st–6th Century AD cemetary at Sirmium, Serbia.
- Michael Vishnevetsky
Genetically Induced Expression of the p53-derived PNC-28 Peptide Elicits Selective Apoptosis
in Human Pancreatic Cancer Cells