Parents and teachers, please help us inspire the next generation of scientists by encouraging your students to consider the 2016 3M/Discovery Education Young Scientist Challenge.
The annual competition, which was founded in 1999, has introduced the world to a slew of promising young minds—kids who, because of participation in this contest, have learned that working hard to apply what they’ve learned really can set a boundless course for their lives.
The contest is open to all students in grades 5-8, and what they’d be vying for is the title of “America’s Top Young Scientist” and a grand prize of $25,000!
Who knows? It may be your encouragement that changes a kid’s life forever.
Registration is open until 8:00 PM ET on April 20, 2016. For more information visit the official Challenge web site.
—Stephen Vincent D’Emidio
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