Kids Code Mississippi is announcing the 2016 Mississippi Innovation Month coding contest. The second annual statewide coding contest is open to Mississippi classrooms in grades 6th – 8th. This year’s contest involves a FinTech (financial technology) project.
First, second, and third prize winners will be awarded. The first prize winner will receive a Lego Robotics Mindstorm kit for use in their classroom. Each of the winning classrooms will also receive $500 to put toward technology or other upgrades for the classroom.