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We are now accepting submissions!

The Video or Power Point submission must demonstrate an invention that improves or enhances older people’s daily lives and activities using the Spark!Lab Key Steps of the Invention Process.  Use the Submission Checklist to make sure the submission is ready!

Only individuals or teams who are eligible to enter this Challenge as described in the Official Rules may submit for consideration and be eligible for receiving the Challenge prize awards.

Submission is easy:

1. Have a teacher, parent, or guardian follow the Submit button below to create an account as guided.

2. Complete the online submission form which includes the name(s) of the inventor(s) and their teacher or parent(s) as well as contact information.

3. Upload entry and a signed parent/guardian release for each participating student. Directions for uploading both are included on the submission form.*

*A signed parent/guardian release form is mandatory from each entrant. Entries that do not have signed Parental Consent forms for each entrant are deleted. Any data collected in an incomplete submission will be deleted within 48 hours.

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Use this checklist to make sure your submission is ready!

Submission Deadline

We will accept entries through April 5, 2019 by 11:59 PM EST.

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