Google Contest for Students
Students between 13-17 and interested in information technology, computers and gadgets, please introduce them to this programme called “Google Code In”. This is a very nice program for school kids to learn about Open Source Software and contribute. In the process earn certificates, T shirts etc. from Google. This program is completely free and one can participate from home. The program has started for this year and will end on 15th Jan 2018. One can start participation anytime.
More info https://codein.withgoogle.com
Doodle 4 Google
This year’s contest opens January 8th, 2018.It’s time to put your imagination to work, because the Doodle 4 Google contest begins just after the New Year. Calling all K-12 students – bring your creativity to life in a doodle of the Google logo, using any medium you choose. The winner’s artwork will be featured on the Google homepage, and several finalists will win some great scholarships.
More info https://doodles.google.com/d4g
NASA for Students
Generation Nano Challenge: Superheroes Inspired by Science!
Audience: Students in Grades 6-12, Working Individually, or in Groups of Two or Three
Submission Deadline: Jan. 8, 2018
Category: Student Competitions
The National Science Foundation and the National Nanotechnology Initiative invite middle and high school students to use scientific research to imagine an original science-powered superhero. Entries consist of two parts: a written section, and either a short comic or a 90-second video. Entrants should introduce their superhero, demonstrate how scientific research is incorporated into their superhero’s story and explain how it drives them on their mission.