If you think you have a passion towards science or maths and are aged between 13 to 18 or know some young minds around that age, then here is a great opportunity for you. As you can take part in this year’s Breakthrough Junior Challenge, where you get an once in a lifetime opportunity to win –
$250,000 college scholarship prize.
$50,000 prize for your teacher.
$100,000 Breakthrough Science Lab for your school
All you need to do is make a video up to 3 minutes long consisting of a key concept or theory in physics, mathematics or the life science stream.
Additionally, the winner will also be invited to attend the Breakthrough Prize ceremony at NASA Ames Center, which will be internationally broadcasted. The winner also enjoys the privilege of receiving the award in front of the superstars of science, Silicon Valley and Hollywood.
For better information you can watch the launch video of this year’s competition at https://youtu.be/25l5jYLHPk0
The decision by the judges will revolve around, how engaging, illuminating, creative the videos are and also how challenging the concept is to understand.
1st of July is the deadline for submission. Hence do not delay, share this with the young minds you know, inspire them to reimagine science in this new trending way. So kindly share as much as you can & also as soon as possible.
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The Nursium Team!.
Here is the mail of official announcement-
Calling all budding scientists, mathematicians, and filmmakers around the world! The 2018 Breakthrough Junior Challenge is on!
The deadline for submission for this year’s competition is July 1, 2018.
If you’re between 13 and 18, and have a passion for science or math, you can enter this year’s Breakthrough Junior Challenge. We’re inviting you to make a video up to 3:00 minutes in length, explaining a key concept or theory in physics, mathematics or the life sciences.
Watch the launch video of this year’s competition athttps://youtu.be/25l5jYLHPk0.
Not only can you dig into a topic that you’re passionate about, you also have the chance to win:
$250,000 college scholarship prize$50,000 prize for your teacher$100,000 Breakthrough Science Lab for your school
The winner will also be invited to the internationally broadcast Breakthrough Prize ceremony at NASA Ames Center, where they will receive the award in front of the superstars of science, Silicon Valley and Hollywood.
That could be you!
If you enter, you will also play a part in the judging process, viewing and assessing other participants’ videos in the Peer-to-Peer Review stage. Submissions will then be assessed by leaders in science and technology, including some of the world-class scientists and mathematicians who have won the Breakthrough Prize. The judges will select a winner based on how engaging, illuminating, and creative the videos are, as well as how challenging the concept is to understand.
As part of the judging process for the Challenge, for 13 days we invite the world to vote for their favorite video in our Popular Vote on Facebook athttps://www.facebook.com/BreakthroughPrize. Last year Challengers in the Popular Vote represented 15 different countries — and their videos were viewed over 5 million times in just 10 days!
We hope you’ll be inspired to get involved and share your passion for understanding the world!
You can also help expand the circle of young people inspired to reimagine science by sharing the launch video with your friends on Facebook —https://www.facebook.com/BreakthroughPrize/videos/2149492401742771/
The Breakthrough Junior Challenge Team
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