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Balance contest for STEM users

Parsippany, NJ – Ohaus Corporation has launched a new annual award program called Leading the Weigh. Open to labs in Canada and the US, the program is designed to acknowledge laboratories for their impact on scientific growth and technological advancement, one laboratory will receive the award for their exceptional use of the core principles of STEM technology to foster scientific advancement.

Launched at Pittcon 2014, and concluding November 1, 2014, the contest will review applicants on criteria in four categories: originality, contribution to advancement of STEM disciplines, impact, and use of weighing technology.

The winner will receive a new Ohaus balance or scale, a Lab Startup Kit, and $2,000 towards the purchase of laboratory supplies.

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