The following is from http://www.helicopter2050.com:
Tell us how your vision or design of the helicopter of 2050 will help overcome global challenges.
We will judge your entries based on:
- Uniqueness of concept (50%)
- Description of invention/idea (25%)
- Ability to help overcome global challenge (25%)
Click here for some brainstorming ideas!
This challenge is open to kids 9-16. Only individual entries will be accepted. Read the official rules here.
You can enter your ideas any time between June 15, 2013 and September 30, 2013.
Click here to enter online!
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It’s fun—and you could win GREAT prizes. The entrant with the best concept will be awarded the “2013 Igor Sikorsky Youth Innovator Award,” a $1,000 scholarship, and a trip to Sikorsky headquarters in Stratford, CT to attend the award presentation and tour the facility! Four finalists will receive a Sikorsky prize pack. Learn more.