Have you ever dreamed about being a scientist one day? Now you get the chance to start early! Get ready to hear about the most awesome competition for young scientists all over the world. Google wants you to submit your creative project on Google Science Fair’s website. You only have to posses a great scientific idea that is relevant for the world today. The competition is very easy to enter, but you need to pay attention to the rules: First you need to be a student aged from 13 to 18. You can work on your own or be a part of a team of two or three. You will also need a google account to enter the competition. There are also some forms you need to fill in, and you can find all of the sign-up information on Science Fair Website.
The deadline for submitting your project is 4 April 2011 at 6 pm GMT, so you better hurry up if you want to compete! In May 2011 60 finalists will be announced, and their projects will immediately be posted online so people can vote for best project for “People Choice Awards”. The part that you all have been waiting for are the prizes: You can win a 10 day trip to the Galapagos Islands with National Geographic Expeditions crew, a $50,000 scholarship, an experience with huge and important organizations, and much more. Read about the awesome prizes here
Google Science Fair is all about encouraging young people to be more interested in science and not forget about the beauty of it. It brings people together and can make unforgettable memories. If you need more information please visit Google Science Fair’s website. Submit your project, and maybe you will be the next Grand Prize winner! Good Luck!