How to Enter

Things to Remember

  1. If you are under 13, please get the help from a parent, guardian or teacher to submit on your behalf.
  2. The deadline for submitting your project is 2 November 2020.
  3. You can enter as an individual or as a team (max. 4 people). 
  4. All submissions must be in English or Bahasa Malaysia.
  5. All project and video submissions will be made available for the public to see. Make sure you don’t include any personal and sensitive information in your projects and videos.
  6. You must answer the three questions about your project. Please remember this when recording your submission videos and double-check this before you submit.
  7. URLs of your Scratch projects (if you are participating in the Scratch category) and URLs of your videos are important. Make sure you have them when filling in the submission form!
  8. Top entries for each category will be invited to present over Zoom to our panel of judges to determine the winning entries.

Overview

Develop you project individually or in a team (max. 4 people)

Record and upload video

Check that all requirements are fulfilled per your category

Fill in and submit form by 2 November 2020

For Scratch Category

You will need

  • A laptop, desktop computer, or tablet with internet access
  • The URL of your completed Scratch project to be uploaded to our Scratch studio
  • A device with the ability to record video

How to submit your project

  1. Develop your project.
  2. Visit our Coolest Projects Malaysia Scratch studio and click Add projects button. Copy the URL (link) for your completed project and paste it into the Add by url bar.
  3. Record a short video (maximum of 3 minutes – content beyond 3 minutes will not be considered) to show us your project and answer these three questions:
    • Tell us about your project. Why did you choose to make it?
    • What did you find difficult while making your project and how did you work it out?
    • Is there anything you would do differently or you would add if you had more time?
  4. Once you have completed your video, upload it to either YouTube or Vimeo. Remember to disable comments on your uploaded video and to make sure that it is not private.
  5. Once that’s successful, visit the submission page and complete the form. Remember to include the URL (link) of your Scratch project and video. 

Quick checklist for Scratch projects

  1. Have you uploaded your Scratch project onto Coolest Projects Malaysia Scratch studio?
  2. Have you recorded and uploaded a video that answers the following questions onto YouTube or Vimeo?
    • Tell us about your project. Why did you choose to make it?
    • What did you find difficult while making your project and how did you work it out?
    • Is there anything you would do differently or you would add if you had more time?
  3. Have you filled in the submission form with the URL of your Scratch project and URL of your video?

For Hardware and Games Categories

You will need

  • A laptop, desktop computer, or other devices with internet access
  • A device with the ability to record video

How to submit your project

  1. Develop your project.
  2. Make a short video (maximum of 5 minutes – content beyond 5 minutes will not be considered), which shows us your project and the code you used to make it. In the video, answer these three questions:
    • Tell us about your project. Why did you choose to make it?
    • What did you find difficult while making your project and how did you work it out?
    • Is there anything you would do differently or you would add if you had more time?
  3. Once you have completed your video, upload it to either YouTube or Vimeo. Remember to disable comments on your uploaded video and to make sure that it is not private.
  4. Once that’s successful, visit the submission page and complete the form.  Remember to include the URL (link) of  your video. 

Quick checklist for Hardware and Games projects

  1. Have you recorded and uploaded a video that fulfills the following requirements onto YouTube or Vimeo?
    • Shows your project
    • Shows your code
    • Answers the following questions
      • Tell us about your project. Why did you choose to make it?
      • What did you find difficult while making your project and how did you work it out?
      • Is there anything you would do differently or you would add if you had more time?
  2. Have you filled in the submission form with the URL of your video?

Ready to Submit Your Coolest Project?