Groups of 1-4 students in grades 6-8 and at least 10 years old will identify a problem to solve utilizing a digital solution in the form of a mobile app, websites, robots, wearable tech, smart home device, etc. The digital solution must answer the following question: How can we improve the world?
Review the Ignite Innovation Student Challenge details and have your parent or guardian get started with registration.
Work in a team of 2-4 students or on your own to design a digital solution to improve lives.
Make sure your entry meets all criteria on the Ignite Innovation Student Challenge Checklist and in the rules.
$10,000 scholarship, a virtual mentorship with TCS employees and the chance to work with TCS to make your idea come to life!
Top Pillar Prize:
$7,500 scholarship a virtual mentorship with TCS employees and the chance to work with TCS to make your idea come to life for top entries in Health, Our Planet and Education.
Six $1,000 scholarships
Begins: August 28, 2018
Ends: January 17, 2019
Begins: February, 2019
Ends: March, 2019
Creativity 20% of score
demonstrates a fresh approach and clear computational thinking vision to a real world problem
Content 40% of score
how well the entry addresses the requirements of the Challenge
Persuasiveness and effective communication 20% of score
be clear and thoughtful
Overall Presentation 20% of score