Tip Tuesday: YOU Could Be America’s Next Top Young Scientist

Our past winners were students just like you!

Did you know that the winner of the 2019 3M Young Scientist Challenge was an eighth grader from San Diego, California? Or that the 2018 winner was a seventh grader from Portland, Oregon? Or how about that the 2017 winner was a sixth grader from Lone Tree, Colorado?


Our winners come from all over the United States and have been in all different grades. There’s really no “secret ingredient,” except that all of our past winners have been regular students who love science, just like YOU!

If you’re curious to learn more, check out our winners, finalists, and state merit winners from the past nine years. Then keep working on your own entry video…You have three weeks left to submit your entry for your own chance to win!

Have Questions? We can help! Email our team at YSC@discoveryed.com