Are you ready to come up with the next big idea to help solve some of greatest challenges?
What is the digital summer camp?
We want you to come up with a drawing/sketch of an idea that uses technology to help people to live longer, live better, live together and live greener!
What do I need to do?
Complete the activities which are designed to help you come up with new ideas or solutions that use tech for good – and have fun!
Why should I take part?
The opportunity to learn new skills around topics such as starting your own business! You can also submit a drawing/sketch of your final idea to receive a certificate & entered to a prize draw.
Learn more about some of the problems you could help solve:
Each activity includes a workshop created for the Longitude Explorer Finalists PLUS extra resources.
For more information download this PDF.
IMPORTANT: Submissions must be made through the submission platform by a parent/guardian before 13 September 2020. Further information with full terms and conditions below.
I'm ready to change the world!
Activity 1: Concept Development
Activity 2: Business Planning
Activity 3: Marketing Strategy
Activity 4: Product Development
Submit a picture of your idea
Additional Activity: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
Submitting my idea
To receive an e-certificate of completion and be entered into a prize draw, a picture of the final idea can be submitted by a parent/guardian through the submission platform.
Things to note about the submission:
- Only one idea may be submitted per person, and this person cannot submit an idea already submitted to the Longitude Explorer Prize as a Finalist or Semi-Finalist.
- The submission must be made by a parent/guardian (an adult who is able to submit on behalf of a young person who has participated in the Digital Summer Camp)
- To be eligible participants must be based in the UK and be aged between 11-16 at time of submission.
Finally, before submitting please ensure that you have carefully read and understood the below documents:
- Terms and Conditions of the prize draw – these lay out the conditions for the prize draw
If you have any further questions or queries relating to the Longitude Explorer Prize that have not been answered in either of the Terms and Conditions, please email Explorer@nesta.org.uk.