Giving Compass' Take:

• According to MySocialGoodNews, Tata Consultancy Services has partnered with Discovery Education to launch a new competition known as the TCS Discovery Education Ignite Innovation Student Challenge. This competition will give young innovators an opportunity to win funding for their idea and receive mentorship from an experienced team of TCS tech experts.

• How does this competition persuade young innovators to start early and work for global change? Could it be replicated in other environments?

Here's how schools can unlock the potential for creators and innovators

Tata Consultancy Services, (TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital education content and professional development for K-12 classrooms has announced the launch of the TCS Discovery Education Ignite Innovation Student Challenge. The brand-new competition gives young innovators an amazing chance to win $10,000 and receive virtual mentorship from a team of TCS technology experts to bring their winning idea to life.

The Ignite Innovation Student Challenge encourages sixth through eighth grade students to use computational thinking to create digital solutions that improve the world and solve problems impacting TCS’ social responsibility pillars of Our Planet, Health and Education.

Read the full article about the TCS Discovery Education Ignite Innovation Student Challenge by Api Podder at My Social Good News.