LOS ANGELES, Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Together, MGA Entertainment and Netflix's Project Mc2™, Google and iD Tech have teamed up to encourage young girls to "rock their smarts" this summer as they launch the SMART GIRLS ROCK FULL S.T.E.A.M. AHEAD SWEEPSTAKES. Five lucky winners will be announced on March 8 and will win a week away at Stanford University for S.T.E.A.M. summer camp!
The Project Mc2 brand believes "Smart is the New Cool" and they want girls everywhere to celebrate it! For more information and to enter to win your dream S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) camp experience, visit https://www.projectmc2.com/smartisthenewcoolsweepstakes and tell us why YOU think #SmartIsTheNewCool.
The grand prize includes a week trip to California to attend the acclaimed iD Tech's Alexa Café, held at Stanford University. Alexa Café is an all-girls summer S.T.E.A.M. program that combines technology, computer science, entrepreneurship, and social activism, empowering the next generation of women in S.T.E.A.M. The sweepstakes opens February 13 at 12:01 a.m. EST for girls ages 10-15 and will run through February 22 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Winners of the SMART GIRLS ROCK FULL S.T.E.A.M. AHEAD SWEEPSTAKES will be announced March 8 via live stream on the Project Mc2 Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/ProjectMc2/).
ABOUT PROJECT MC2
Project Mc2 is on an important mission to help advance girls in the areas of S.T.E.A.M. Loved by both girls and adults for being the first S.T.E.A.M. based girl's franchise, the brand includes fun experiment sets, fashionable real-girl inspired dolls and the Emmy-nominated Netflix original series. The series is created by MGA Entertainment and produced by Awesomeness TV and empowers girls everywhere to explore S.T.E.A.M. subjects. It aims to inspire girls to embrace their passions for learning and exploring by watching McKeyla (problem solver and leader), Adrienne (culinary chemist), Bryden (tech guru), Camryn (construction queen), Devon (artist extraordinaire) and Ember (Earthy scientist) show them that "Smart is the New Cool!" The talented cast engage a new generation of girls to explore, dream, create and be their true selves.
Project Mc2 is a product of the MGA family which includes award-winning brands such as Little Tikes®, Lalaloopsy™, Project Mc2 ™, Bratz®, Num Noms™, Gel-a-Peel™, L.O.L. Surprise!™ and Zapf Creation®. For more information visit www.mgae.com
Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful, and our approach to computer science in media is an extension of that mission. We are committed to increasing CS opportunities for all -- regardless of gender, ethnicity, geography, or socio-economic level -- and aim to inspire young people everywhere not just to use technology, but to create it. For more information, visit g.co/csedu
ABOUT ID TECH
iD Tech is the leader in summer STEM education programs for students ages 6–18. Over 275,000 students have attended iD Tech since 1999. Camps are held at over 150 prestigious campuses in the United States, including Stanford, Harvard, UCLA, MIT, and many others. In addition to its flagship program, iD Tech Camps, the company offers four distinct divisions all aimed at delivering inventive technology experiences to the next generation—one student at a time. Learn more at iDTech.com
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