The Google Science Fair is an amazing opportunity open to teams and individuals from ages 13 – 18. This global online science and engineering competition encourages youth to change the world. Watch this short video below to learn more about the Google Science Fair:

There are a total of 179 prizes available during this year’s fair. The grand prize is $50,000 in scholarship funding. Many other prizes are available, including the National Geographic Explorer Award which includes a $15,000 scholarship and a year-long mentorship. Watch the video below to learn about a past winning project:

Check out more stories from past winners here.

Unsure of what project you would like to do? Try using the Google Science Fair resource library to help you identify a problem whose solution could change the world. 

Project submissions close on December 12th, 2018.

We encourage all VHS students to explore this great opportunity and let us know via social media if you enter the contest. We’d love to hear about your idea!

Good luck, and get brainstorming!