The Google Science Fair 2015 Challenge has begin, bring an opportunity for talented students of a grand prize of a $50,000 scholarship.
Google announced the opening of the challenge with a blog post. The contest is open to students ages 13-18 who explore science through projects that explore unanswered questions, or address solutions to scientific problems that are as yet unsolved.
“Together with LEGO Education, National Geographic, Scientific American and Virgin Galactic, we’re calling on all young researchers, explorers, builders, technologists and inventors to try something ambitious. Something imaginative, or maybe even unimaginable. Something that might just change the world around us,” writes Miriam Schneider, a member of the Google for Education team.
An online Idea Springboard has also been launched by Google to help students explore exciting ideas for their projects.
The deadline for submitting projects is May 18. Regional and global finalists will be announced during the summer.