Thank you to everyone who participated, there were so many amazing games that were submitted!


After more than 800 votes for the first annual STEM Minds Video Game Design Competition, we are please to announce that the winner is….




Thank you to everyone who entered. Check out the Top 5 games below!


** Please note that the games may take a few minutes to load onto the page. 
**To test each game, you will need to click on the game to enable the controls. Only 1 game can be played at a time​​**
**Use the arrow keys to control the player, space bar for the A button, and the X key for the B button. If you are playing on mobile, use buttons on the simulator.**



1st Place – Plastic Collector

2nd Place – Save Seas

3rd Place – Scuba Cleaner

4th Place – Protect The Environment (Sand banks)

5th Place – Garbage Catch

Competition Prizes


All this hard work and effort deserves some reward. We will be offering the following prizes to entrants.

First Place**:

  1. A virtual workshop for 3 classes at the winner’s school (value of $1000)
  2. A prize pack for the winning student that includes
    1. A $500 STEM Minds scholarship
    2. A one-year subscription to STEAM Hub (value of $150)
    3. A one-year subscription to Brainspace magazine (value of $25)
    4. A Sphero Mini robot (value of $75)

Second – Fifth Place:

  1. A one-year subscription to STEAM Hub(value of $150)
  2. A one-year subscription Brainspace magazine (value of $25)

All participants:

  1. A certificate of completion/participation

**Please note that the prize pack for the first-place winner will be mailed to the student’s school if the winner is part of a school registration. All other prizes are in digital format only.