Google is conducting a competition for students from India (standard 5 – 10).
Google India invites school students from classes 5 to 10 from all over India to explore Scratch and develop projects on it. Students in classes 9 and 10 can develop their projects in Scratch but are also welcome to choose Java or C++. Google’s engineers shall judge the project submissions. There are some cool prizes to be won at the end of the contest.
“Scratch” is a very simple programming language and you can easily create programs using this. It will be conducted as three categories
Classes 5 & 6
Classes 7 & 8
Classes 9 & 10
Dates to remember
Project submission opens – 5-August-2013
Project submission closes – 30-August-2013
Announcement of finalists – on or after 30-September-2013
Announcement of winners – on or after 30-October-2013