Who is Eligible?:
A team of 5 female students (ages 14 – 19) from an FFA Chapter, 4-H Club, Science Club or Girl Scout Troop…..OR just BFF’s.
What is the format?:
Complete 2 of the following challenges:
Overall Challenge for all participants – REQUIRED of ALL TEAMS
ANY 1 of the following challenges:
a) 4-H Challenge for 4-H Club participants
b) FFA Challenge for FFA Chapter participants
c) Girl Scouts Challenge for Girl Scout Troop participants
d) Other participating teams chose one of a, b, or c,
When is the deadline to Apply?:
All challenge solutions must be e-mailed to Jennifer Waters at firstname.lastname@example.org by December 20, 2013.
How will solutions be judged?:
Challenge solutions will be reviewed and scored by a team of women with specific expertise in sciences, technology, engineering and math (STEM) related to each challenge.
What are the prizes?
Overall Winner: Trip to DuPont – Pioneer inJohnston,Iowato visit the company and learn more about careers associated with seed production. Mileage, overnight accommodations and meals will be covered for the winning team. Plus $500 cash award.
•4-H Challenge Winner: $500 Cash Award
•FFA Challenge Winner: $500 Cash Award
•Girl Scouts Challenge Winner: $500 Cash Award
All winners will be notified by January 15, 2014 and recognized at the 2014 Women Changing the Face of Agriculture Conference atJohnWoodCommunity CollegeinQuincyon March 7, 2014.