PBS Kids Writers Contest
Deadline: March 31, 2014
The annual PBS Kids Writers Contest runs through the end of March. We’re excited to be working with our partners at West Virginia Public Broadcasting, WITF in Harrisburg, WPSU in State College and the EQT Foundation, our sponsor for the fifth year.
Second Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest
Deadline: March 10, 2014
Are you inspired by a woman with “dangerous unselfishness”? Enter the Second Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest and highlight a female activist who is changing the world. The Girls Coalition of Southwestern Pennsylvania and UPMC are using Women's History month to celebrate women of character, courage, and commitment—qualities clearly evident in MLK's life and work.
Young Artist Award
Deadline: March 28, 2014
What do you picture as the future of education in America? The Arts Education Partnership (AEP) National Forum on Arts in Education is coming to Pittsburgh on September 11-12, 2014. If you are between 12 & 18, you may receive the Young Artist Award and have your original work of art featured as the cover of the program booklet.
House App Challenge
Deadline: April 30, 2014
Love to use apps? Now, it's your turn to MAKE one! Join the first annual Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Academic Competition, the “House App Challenge,” a nationwide event that allows high school students from across the country to compete by creating and exhibiting their software application, or "app," for mobile, tablet, or computer devices on a platform of their choice.