If you, or someone you know, is a girl or woman that is interested in STEM fields for college, take a look at this contest in conjunction with the upcoming movie "Hidden Figures". The movie tells the true story of black women who were "computors" for the launch of John Glenn, the first American astronaut to orbit the earth.
This contest for $10,000 or $50,000 scholarships requires an essay submission by December 10:
Essay criteria and further details regarding semi-finalists for the next level of selection are here:
Entrants will be considered in two pools: (1) age 13 to under 20 years old, and (2) 20 years and older. Tell your sisters, mother, and friends!