The Snap Augmented Reality (AR) Lens Challenge is a student-led programme created to help young people develop the foundational digital skills they need to be successful in the future digital landscape. The learning supports the UK computing and PSHE curriculums and promotes digital literacy and careers guidance.
It has been designed for students aged 16-18 and runs over a term (an hour a week) as an extracurricular programme, and is delivered in 3 main stages:
So, for our UK AR Challenge Competition we want to know more about YOU.
What makes you, you?
Whatever it is, we want to know.
So, the challenge is this:
It could be anything. Something you love. Something you hate. Somewhere you’ve been. Somewhere you’re going to. Something you were, are, hope to be one day.
Whatever it is, celebrate it with a Lens.
The student with the winning lens will win an all expenses paid work experience day at Snap’s head office in London for a day full of excitement. The student will get the opportunity to meet various employees at Snap, discuss their careers and see discover who is behind the creation of the lenses that students know and love. Imagine how great that would look on your CV!
There will also be a tech prize up for grabs for three participating schools with the top entries!
The most successful Lenses will:
The deadline to submit your Lens is midnight on Friday the 9th December 2022.
👻 When you are finished, submit your Lens to be officially published on Snap.
For details on how to submit your Lens, click here. Here are some extra tips:
Once the Lens has been accepted and published, download its Snapcode (when scanned, the Snapcode will link to your Lens). Here’s an example:
Then, submit your Snapcode and a 10-second preview video of your Lens by filling in the Competition Entry Form using the guidance included. Before submitting your final Lens for the competition, make sure you read the full terms and conditions by clicking here.
If any questions come up throughout the submission process, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at ARLensChallenge@nationalschoolspartnership.com.
Best of luck in designing and submitting your final Lens!