HASTAC competition

An announcement from HASTAC (Humanities, Arts, Science and Technology Advanced Collaboratory) came in this morning. It may be of interest to HMC students. With sponsorship from the MacArthur Foundation, they have announced a digital media and learning competition.

The website is http://www.dmlcompetition.net/

Here’s the announcement that came via email:

An announcement from HASTAC.org

We want to hear your ideas about how you can make new technologies enable and enhance learning. This year the $2 million Digital Media and Learning Competition has special awards for those aged 18-25, to help you take your innovative ideas from the garage to implementation. Young Innovator awards range from $5,000-$30,000. Focus: Participatory Learning. Deadline: October 15, 2008. Find out more at http://www.dmlcompetition.net

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DIGITAL MEDIA AND LEARNING COMPETITION 2008
Looking for Young Innovators
$2 Million Competition

Focus: Participatory Learning
Application Deadline: October 15, 2008
Full information at: www.dmlcompetition.net

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  1. Thank you for posting this! I would also like to remind your readers of the other category in this year’s competition, Innovation in Participatory Learning. Applicants of any age over 18 can apply in this category, and prizes will range from $30,000-250,000. Additionally, Innovation in Participatory Learning applications will be accepted from 11 eligible countries in addition to the United States. More information about this category is available here: http://www.dmlcompetition.net/innovation-pl.php

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