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Awards
Congratulations to all Skills Bright Sparks winners
Congrats to the young minds behind an app that allows families to control the time spent in the shower, and an app designed to help those who are visually impaired or colour blind to ‘read’ colours.
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Education
Skills Bright Sparks finalists announced
Young Kiwis from all over the country are demonstrating a passion for environmental issues and a passion for keeping the planet safe.
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New Zealand Schools
Rocket Lab joins Skills Bright Sparks to inspire Kiwi kids
“I’ve been fascinated with space ever since I was a kid but when I was at school, I was told to be ‘realistic’ and bring my ideas back down to Earth,” says Peter Beck. 
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ASB
NZ: A nation of bright sparks and young inventors
Remember their names: Mikayla Stokes and Thomas James could well be New Zealand’s next great inventors.
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Innovation
ASB Bright Sparks - a competition for the innovators of tomorrow
This year’s categories include science, engineering, environment, science and software.
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NZ's future tech leaders named in Bright Sparks Awards
Kiwi students have done their schools - and themselves - proud in this year's Bright Sparks Awards. And the winners are...
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Girls, opportunities abound in tech sector
Michelle Dickinson, also known as NanoGirl, has been named as a Bright Sparks ambassador, and is encouraging girls to get involved in technology.
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Kinser judges Bright Sparks
"For many, Bright Sparks begins a life-long journey into a technology career and I look forward to seeing what the emerging crop of brilliant Kiwi talent produces for Bright Sparks 2014."