COMPETITIVE EVENTS
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Competitions Updated On A Weekly Basis


2022 Graphic Design Challenge
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Category: Art, Graphic Design

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General Information:

Bright Spark 2022 Graphic Design Challenge is intended for students from rising 4th through 12th grades (ages 9-18). The program is virtual from start to finish and is free to participate. Students are welcome to compete individually or in teams, and must be led by an adult sponsor (parent, guardian, counselor, etc.).

Students will submit a graphic design then our panel of judges will select a winner. Graphic design submissions can be created digitally or hand drawn and scanned.

The theme for this graphic design challenge is SUSTAINABILITY. During this challenge, you have the opportunity to be creative in thinking how sustainability can be shown in graphics you design!


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Prizes:

Winning individuals/teams receive a medal
A virtual certificate
Recognition on the Bridge Innovate website and social media platforms
$100 gift card.

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Deadline For Submission & Sign Up:

March 18th, 2022

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Age Bracket: 9-18 years old

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Event Page/ Sign Up Page:

https://www.bridgeinnovate.com/graphic-design-challenge

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Young Investors Society: Dollar-A-Day Challenge

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Category: Writing

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General Information:

Submit a brief write-up (1-page 500 words MAX) using the following prompt:


“Imagine you inherited one million dollars from a distant relative with the condition that you had to spend it on something other than yourself. What would you do with the money?”


Please include your Name, School Name, City, State/Region & Email address in the upper right hand corner of your essay submission


The essay submission deadline is November 30, 2021 for Fall and Feb. 28, 2022 for Spring


Submit all applications and essays to DDessay@yis.org


Winners will be selected and notified by March 2022

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Prizes:

50 YIS Dollar-A-Day participants will be eligible to receive a Free Money Match Scholarship of $182.50

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Submission Deadline:

February 28th, 2022

*must submit application found below to register*

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Application:

https://yis.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Dollar-A-Day-Free-Money-Match-Application-2021-2022.pdf

Event Page:

https://yis.org/programs/the-dollar-a-day-challenge/match/

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HMMT: Harvard-MIT Mathematics Tournament

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Category: Mathematics

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General Information:

Founded in 1998, HMMT is one of the largest and most prestigious high school competitions in the world


Each tournament draws close to 1000 students from around the globe, including top scorers at national and international olympiads


HMMT is entirely student-organized, by students at Harvard, MIT, and nearby schools, many of whom are HMMT alumni themselves


Take a Test Virtually...

More information can be found

here: https://www.hmmt.org/www/tournaments/rules

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Prizes:

TBD

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Submission Deadline:

HMMT February will be held online on February 19, 2022

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Sign Up Page: https://www.hmmt.org/rg/nu

Event Page: https://www.hmmt.org/

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Annual DNA Day Essay Contest
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Category: Sciences

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General Information:

ASHG is proud to support National DNA Day through the Annual DNA Day Essay Contest. DNA Day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003 and the discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953.

This contest is open to students in grades 9-12 worldwide and asks students to examine, question, and reflect on important concepts in genetics. Essays are expected to be well-reasoned arguments that indicate a deep understanding of scientific concepts related to the essay question. They are evaluated by ASHG members through three rounds of scoring.

1st Place Winner: $1,000 for student
$1,000 genetics materials grant

2nd Place Winner: $600 for student
$600 genetics materials grant

3rd Place Winner: $400 for student
$400 genetics materials grant

Honorable Mentions: 10 student prizes of $100 each

More information can be found

here: https://www.ashg.org/dna-day/

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Submission And Sign Up Deadline:

March 3, 2022

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https://ashg.secure-platform.com/a/page/dnaday2022submission

Event Page: https://www.ashg.org/dna-day/

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