Frequently Asked Questions


  • When is the application due?
    11:59pm ET on Jan 1, 2017.
  • Can my proposal be longer than 10 pages?
    Unfortunately, no. Additional pages can only contain references.
  • I am in a team of two. How do we create an account for two people?
    Create separate accounts, fill in the application information individually, and submit the same proposal at the end.
  • I am an International Student. Can I still apply?
    Unfortunately, we currently only accept applications from high school students living in the U.S.
  • Who judges these applications?
    The THINK Team.
  • How will I know if I won?
    Winners will be posted on our website in mid-January. They will also contacted by email.
  • Where can I send my other questions?
    Please send them to