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Vote For Nikhil

Nikhil Sharma is a Top Ten Finalist for the Inaugural Ford STEM Community Challenge. Nikhil is representing not only the Pinellas County and the state of Florida, but the entire Southeast region of the country!  

He is a student at Lakewood High School and founded the FLASTEM program which
 engages diverse groups of elementary and middle school students in the learning of robotics, computer programming, and technology using self-guided, hands-on workshops beyond the classrooms. It's an innovative student volunteering program that brings students seeking volunteer hours and internships into K-8 classrooms to expose them to STEM learning.

To support Nikhil’s goal and help him win a $10,000 grant to expand this program to other schools and counties, please click here and vote! You can vote once per day through Facebook or through registering. Voting closes April 12.