Google’s Second Edition Web Rangers Contest To Educate Youth On Internet Security Announced
Google India today announced the launch of the second edition of the web rangers contest that aims to promote online literacy among Indian youth. The contest will be open for young netizens of between the age of 10 and 17 years, and the winners stand to win Chromebooks and Tablets.
Participants are expected to highlight internet safety using their creativity. Entries will lie in different categories ranging from a comprehensive Internet safety campaign, to a project involving a video, website, app or even design a poster to educate and spread awareness around digital safety.
The same contest received overwhelming response last year and you can check the winning entries for the same here.
“Last year, kids from across the country amazed us with their innovative and inspiring submissions. As we celebrate the second edition of the Web Rangers contest, we can’t wait to see what the students have in store for us. The Web Rangers contest is a platform to enable these young adults to become good digital citizens and empower their friends and families to have a safer and meaningful digital experience. ” said Sunita Mohanty, Director, Trust and Safety at Google.
If you are interested in participating in this Google initiative, you can submit your enteries before January 5, 2017. You can apply for the contest both online and offline. Just fill in the official form which also details terms and conditions.