Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology, and Engineering for Rising Stars), is the premier science and engineering competition for middle school students. Mario Smith was selected as an International Delegate. The selected delegates from around the world are invited to observe the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (high school competition). The Broadcom MASTERS International brings together the world's brightest middle school students. Each delegate is chosen for their excellence in science, engineering, and leadership. The students participate together in specialized programming, fun and engaging hands-on science and engineering activities, and also attend activities at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.