Want to become America’s Top Young Scientist?

The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is calling all students in grades 5–8 for another year of groundbreaking science exploration. This exciting competition encourages students to apply critical problem-solving skills in resolving a real-world problem, and creatively communicating their idea through a video submission.

  • How can you enter?

To enter the competition, students in grades 5–8 are asked to create a 1–2 minute video that showcases a new, innovative solution that can solve an everyday problem. Students can enter here through April 21, 2015.

  • Why should you participate?

In addition to providing a unique project-based learning opportunity, the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge gives students the chance to work one-on-one with a 3M Scientist during an exclusive mentorship experience.

  • What kind of prizes can you win?

The grand prize winner will be named “America’s Top Young Scientist” and receive $25,000! Ten finalists will each receive $1,000, a trip to 3M’s World Headquarters in St. Paul, MN, and the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime adventure trip to a destination such as Costa Rica.

Visit www.YoungScientistChallenge.com for more information and helpful tips to get started today!

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