Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
  • How many winners are chosen?

    20 or more winners are selected every year, although the exact number may vary from year to year.

  • Will my paper be published on your website?

    IGTMC does not publish papers. However, the awardees will be given a higher chance to publish on The Science Journal for Youth (TSJY)

  • May I compete in both Category #1 and #2 simultaneously?

    Yes, you can compete in both research paper and makerthon categories. However, you must submit no more than one entry in each category.

  • Is the competition open to students worldwide?

    Yes. Any high school students around the world can apply.

  • Can a home-schooled student submit a paper?

    Yes, we encourage participation from all high school students.

  • Is it possible to mail my paper or send in the prototype?

    No, submissions are online only.

  • When will the winners be announced?

    The winners are typically announced within one month of the submission date.