The iGen: Innovations Competition (iGen: Innovation) is a major sub-event of PSYSC’s STEM EXPO, organized and held simultaneously with the science, technology, and innovations exposition, aimed at putting focus on innovative and market-oriented products that have the potential to address present and emerging challenges faced by society in the 21st century.
The sub-event is a nationwide competition, exclusively open to Filipino senior high schools students, held to provide a platform for participants to present and showcase their innovations projects to a network of technology development experts, entrepreneurs, corporate investors, government agencies, and the general public.
This year, project entries to the competition are categorized into the following categories: (1) Agriculture and Fisheries, (2) Health and Well-being, (3) Energy and Environment, (4) Automation and Machine Technology, and (5) Disaster Mitigation and Management.
- To recognize and honor innovations projects by Filipino senior high school students that have the potential to address present and emerging challenges faced by society;
- To promote among participants an engaged and empowered culture of young people driven by innovation, excellence, and service in catalyzing the growth of providing technological solutions to problems of society in the 21st century;
- To increase awareness and promotion of the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics as rewarding and purposeful career paths for the Filipino youth.
Competition Participation (open to senior high school students only)
- PHP 3,500.00 per team, maximum of 5 team members per team (includes bag, pen, pencil, handbook, notebook, ID, ID case, ID lace, certificate)