10 real-world problems. 10 innovative solutions. 10 exceptional students.
2014 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge Final Event Live from the 3M Innovation Center
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is the nation’s premier science competition for students in grades 5-8. This spring, ten national finalists were chosen to work one-on-one with a 3M Scientist Mentor to bring their innovative idea to solve a real-world problem to life. On October 14th, these remarkable students will travel to 3M Headquarters in St. Paul, MN to present their ideas to an esteemed panel of judges, including special guest judge, Kari Byron, co-host of Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters.
Tune in LIVE on October 14th at 3:00 PM ET to see the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge finalists compete for $25,000 and the title of “America’s Top Young Scientist.”
Meet the finalists before the big event!
The 10 finalists have been working all summer long to bring their innovative ideas to life with the help of a 3M Scientist Mentor. Meet the finalists and follow their journey to the final event on the Young Scientist Challenge blog!