Sparking Autism Research
Here’s your chance to win $25K! Register for the SPARK contest, brought to you by the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) in partnership with Seidenberg, and design your very own mobile app in support of individuals with autism.
Make a difference by making a mobile app! You could win up to $25,000 for your work, so assemble a team or fly solo and then—in the words of the illustrious Tim Gunn—make it work, (mobile) designers.
This awesome opportunity is being brought to the Pace Community by SPARK, an initiative started by SFARI dedicated to speeding up and enhancing understanding of autism research, as well as Seidenberg. Join them in support of a very worthy cause! Registration is currently open, and will close on Monday, January 1. Here are the details:
To design and create new and engaging mobile apps that will support individuals with autism spectrum disorder and their family members.
US-based high school, undergraduate, and graduate students.
$50,000 total in prize money, with individual prizes ranging from $1,000 to $25,000.
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There’s no better way to beat the chill than by stepping under the Schimmel Theater lights! Pace’s Commercial Dance majors will be performing nine original works on December 1–3.
David Sharif ’19 is a Political Science major with a minor in Peace and Justice Studies currently blogging from Spain. He was diagnosed with autism and overcomes adversity by breaking down barriers across the world—one country at a time.
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