Step One: Register to create a personal profile at and invite your friends and teachers to join the community. Take advantage of tools and resources to inspire the development of innovative ideas.
Step Two: Create a team and Get Your Genius On! Now is the time to develop your ideas for a product or solution in your selected category or enter in more than one category.
Teams can be made up of students between 13-18 years old from different schools, states and even counties. Create a global team through our new members’ forum.
Step Three: Submit your one-page abstract online by Oct. 24, 2012. Accepted proposals will be named Semi-finalists and invited to submit a full proposal.
Could anyone tell me what the purpose of the general entry round is? Is it required for a team to join the general entry before submitting their abstract?
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