The head girl of Eunice High School in Bloemfontein, Runé Edeling, will be representing South Africa at the renowned International Intel Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Arizona, America, during May this year.

Her award-winning project focused on improving the aerodynamics trucks, thus decreasing fuel consumption, inspired by the golf-ball phenomenon.

She will compete against 1800 young scientists from 75 different countries around the world, where awards to the value of $4 Million (R56 000 000) is up for grabs.

Photo: Runé Edeling