Meet Sahil Doshi, America’s 2014 Top Young Scientist, in a live interview sponsored by Discovery Education on Tuesday, February 24 at 1:00PM.

Inspired by the global energy crisis, Sahil developed an innovative new battery design called PolluCell and submitted his innovative idea to the 2014 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge. Chosen as a national finalist, Sahil worked one-on-one with a 3M Scientist Mentor to bring his idea to life and was awarded the grand prize of $25,000!

Students can submit questions ahead of the live event by entering them in this online form. Students will also have a chance to enter live questions.

Register for the live chat with America’s Top Young Scientist.

Sahil’s interview comes in time to motivate your students to apply for the 2015 America’s Top Young Scientist Award. Open to grades 5-8, students are invited to create and submit a video describing a new solution to an everyday problem.