Design Challenge for 5th-10th Grade Students- Applications Open

Are you a student who might be interested in designing solutions to achieve one of the United Nations Global Goals?

Open to any 5th-10th grade students that might be interested- Registration extended to April 14th!

In partnership with the United Nations Association Chicago Chapter, seeking students in 5th-10th grade for our GEMS Global Design Challenge!

Over the course of April 21st and 22nd, students choose 1 of the 5 thematic Global Goals and work in teams, with the help of industry mentors, to ideate, design, and construct a solution to help achieve the goal.

Prizes will be awarded for the top 3 overall teams! National Geographic Education has donated some sweet swag for the raffle. Lemelson-MIT will be present at the challenge to provide a special award for the best high school team with a useful and unique product idea!

For additional information contact:

Peg Keiner | Director of Innovation

GEMS World Academy-Chicago

National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellow 2017

350 E. South Water | Chicago | Il | 60601

Twitter: @pegkeiner Web:www.gemsworldacademy-chicago.com

GEMS Education – Americas