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!