Tempe, Arizona (NAPSI) - Students and teachers in public schools are racing to solve problems that can exist in many communities across the country such as water pollution and street safety and they’re doing it with $2 million on the line. The nationwide Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest is helping students engage in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through community-based learning-by taking topics out of traditional classroom settings and exploring, in a hands on way, how they address issues that affect their lives.
To enter, visit www.samsung.com/solve by October 31st.
From the applicant pool, 255 state finalists will be selected, then 51 state winners (representing all 50 states and Washington, D.C.) will be announced. Fifteen national finalists will present their projects to judges, and five grand-prize winners will be selected by public online voters, judges and Samsung employees.
In total, approximately $2 million in prizes will be given throughout the competition. To learn more, visit www.samsung.com/solve.