Thor:Ragnarok – STEM Superhero Girl Challenge with Cate Blanchett empowers girls to channel their superpowers of STEM for good!
“Cate Blanchett, who plays Hela in Marvel Studios’ “Thor: Ragnarok,” along with Disney, Marvel Studios, Dolby Laboratories,Synchrony Bank, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Broadcom MASTERS and Society for Science & the Public, are putting out the call for young girls to channel their superpowers of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) for good with the “Thor: Ragnarok Superpower of STEM Challenge”!”-News at Marvel.com
This incredible challenge is seeking young girls to empower and inspire them to use the superpower of STEM to help educate their families, community, and the world to be healthier, safer,and happier all around.This challenge invites Superhero girls nationwide, ages 15-18 in grades 10-12 , they must be living in the United States . This project seeks these young women to use their talent , ingenuity,and superpower skills to develop an original Do-It-Yourself project.
After the girls create their DIY project, they will need to use their creative juices to make a video that is 7 minutes long to demonstrate the workings of their project. This video should also showcase the superpowers of STEM used( Science, Technology,Engineering and Math). It should also show how it can be used for good.
When your creation is complete, head over to marvelstudiosstemchallenge.com to submit your application. Girls,future STEM superhero, you have until 6pm PST(Pacific Central Time) on September 23,2017.
So grab your cape or not, put on your thinking cap, and let those creative juices flow!! This is all about you, girl power, and empowering other girls around you to fly out of their comfort zone and be the superhero you know you are!!
Five finalists will be selected to attend the Red Carpet World Premiere of “Thor: Ragnarok” in Los Angeles and more. The grand-prize winner will attend an immersive three-day mentorship in New York City with Disney Imagineering where her idea will be built, all before presenting her STEM superpower live on Good Morning America! This is the coolest opportunity to spin its web of awesomeness for young women I’ve every seen! Let’s do this together and be that superhero to others who someday want to to achieve this too!
“Thor: Ragnarok” rocks into theaters like a hammer November 3, and until the time comes for the Mighty Avenger’s next thunderous adventure follow @ThorOfficial on Twitter and like Thor’s official Facebook page!
About the Contest
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Ends at 6:00PM PT on September 23, 2017. Open only to girls between the ages of 15 and 18, in grades 10 – 12, as of August 23, 2017, who are legal residents and physically living in the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Limit 1 entry per person. Winners must be able to travel on or about October 8, 2017 through October 11, 2017. See Official Rules at www.marvelstudiosstemchallenge.com for full eligibility and entry requirements, prize description, conditions, and limitations. Void where prohibited. The official contest sponsor is Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
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