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US Cellular Agriculture Hackathon Application

Applications for the US Cellular Agriculture Hackathon just opened. They are looking for students (undergraduate and graduate) who are interested in sustainability, food science, STEM, food systems, business marketing, environmental law, and many other areas of interest! This event will allow students to network with companies, investors, academic institutions, and students all working towards the same goal of creating a sustainable future. The hackathon is sponsored by Merck Innovation CenterNew Harvest, and GFI, and will take place in January. Applications are open until November 1st, 2021All interested students are encouraged to apply regardless of their knowledge of cellular agriculture. We will provide a crash course and other resources for participants to learn about the industry before competing in this hackathon. 
You can register here and visit their website for more information. Any further questins can be directed to