The Laureates of Tomorrow – Nobel Essay Contest is a collaboration between the Consulate General of Sweden in New York, The New York Academy of Sciences, nobelprize.org, the New York City Department of Education, and the City University of New York. Midwood had three finalists this year.
- Victoria Lee
for her essay on Marshall Nirenberg (Physiology/Medicine 1968).
- Elena Louie
for her essay on Frederick Sanger (Chemistry 1958 and 1980)
- Michael Dabrowski
for his essay on Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen (Physics 1901).