Enter the Breakthrough Junior Challenge video contest for a chance to win a $250,000 college scholarship and a trip to Silicon Valley, and Hollywood. Students are invited to make a short filmabout a big idea in science or math.
The Breakthrough Junior Challenge is an annual global competition for students to inspire creative thinking about science. Students ages 13 to 18 from countries across the globe are invited to create and submit original 5-minute videos that bring to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, physics or mathematics. The Challenge is organized by the Breakthrough Prize Foundation.
About the Breakthrough Prize
The Breakthrough Prize was created to honor important advancements in the categories of Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics. The Breakthrough Prizes were founded by Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki, Yuri and Julia Milner, and Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan. The Breakthrough Prize aims to celebrate the best scientific work and inspire the next generation of scientists.
- The winner will receive $250,000 College Scholarship
- The winner’s teacher will receive a $50,000 prize, and their school will get a new $100,000 science lab.
- The winner and their parent or guardian will also be invited to an awards ceremony, where the prize will be presented in front of the superstars of science, Silicon Valley, and Hollywood – United States.