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College Counseling

Breakthrough Junior Challenge



Due Date: 6/25

Are you good at explaining math or science concepts or filmmaking? You can enter to win a $250,000 scholarship.Khan Academy is proud to partner again with the Breakthrough Junior Challenge video contest. Students ages 13 through 18 are invited to create a short— under three minutes— video explaining a challenging concept in physics, mathematics, or the life sciences in an engaging, illuminating, and creative way.

In addition to awarding a $250,000 college scholarship to the winner, the Breakthrough Junior Challenge will give the winner’s teacher a $50,000 prize and the winner’s school a new $100,000 science lab.

For more details, check out the official launch video for this year’s Breakthrough Junior Challenge: