Posted on: September 9th, 2022

NASA KIDS Funding Plant the Moon Expansion!

It’s official, we have amazing news for the Plant the Moon Challenge – NASA just announced that they will be awarding over $4 million to institutions across the United States, including our...

Posted on: November 11th, 2020

November Updates on Academic Competitions.

Every month our team at ICS finds new or updated information about various academic competitions and posts it in our database. We're working with partners managing competitions for students at all...

Posted on: December 17th, 2019

Academic competitions to join in the new year.

Although the end of the calendar year is near and many schools are getting ready to close up for the winter holidays, the world of academic competitions is in full swing! Many competitions have their...

Posted on: December 26th, 2017

The Science of Academic Competitions – what we learned in 2017

2017 has been a wild roller-coaster of a year on so many front's it's almost hard to imagine that it's about to come to an end. As we think back on the past 12 months, we realized something great....

Posted on: August 8th, 2016

Can We Use Competitions to Create Academic Heroes?

Everyone loves a good hero. We love to learn about them. We love to talk about them. We love to be like them. Nearly every story we're told in history class includes the tale of a daring hero...

Posted on: July 5th, 2016

The Importance of Net Collaborative Impact

Nearly everywhere we look, we can find competitions in our lives. We play sports from an early age. We compete for the attention of the attractive women or men nearby. We challenge our friends to...