Capturing Science Contest

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Subject: Explain a STEM concept using ANY format & win - UGA Capturing Science Contest - $1,700 in prizes 

UGA Libraries is hosting the 2018 Capturing Science Contest to encourage STEM communication in a diversity of formats. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible for $1,700 in prizes. 

Guidelines: Explain a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) concept to a broader audience using any medium of your choice. 

Prizes: The top three undergraduate and graduate submissions each receive prizes of $500, $250, and $100. 

Deadline: 5:00pm, November 26, 2018  

Eligibility: All currently-enrolled UGA undergraduate and graduate students are eligible. Students may submit works used for other class assignments. Multiple entries are acceptable.

Contest Criteria: Submissions will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

  • Clarity of expression
  • Creativity
  • Appeal to a broad audience

Formats: Any and all formats and genres are encouraged! Examples include: essays, board games, virtual reality, videos, music, software, apps, curricula, lesson plans, poems, infographics, fiction, and exhibits. See last years' winners and submissions for more examples. 

Sponsored by UGA Libraries & The Office of Research 

Learn more here. For questions please contact Chandler Christoffel