Secondary school students, aged 11-14 have the opportunity to enter the Shell Bright Ideas Challenge. Now in its third year, the challenge invites young people to use their creativity, problem solving, teamwork and STEM skills to devise innovative solutions that could power cities of the future. “What will cities look like in 2050? How will they be powered to be vibrant, healthy and clean places to live?”.
Cash prizes of £750-£5,000 are available to boost their schools’ STEM offering. I addition there are:
- Cash vouchers for students;
- Prototyping workshops for students to see their ideas really come to life;
- A funded VIP experience at Make the Future Live in London, where the finalists’ prototypes will be on display and put to a public vote to pick the 2018 champion.
The deadline for submitting entries to the challenge is 5pm on the 27th April 2018.