A talented student in Rutland, Vermont could soon have her art on the Google homepage for hundreds of
millions to see. Google is announcing the 53 State and Territory winners in its 11th annual Doodle for
Google competition, a contest open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google
logo inspired by the theme “When I grow up, I hope…”.
Alyssa Chisamore , a 2nd grader from Northeast Primary School in Rutland, is one of the 53 State and
Territory Winners with her doodle, “Dragon World”. Alyssa’s doodle was selected from thousands of
entries received this year. Students at Northeast Primary School helped Alyssa celebrate during a
To help their favorites succeed, everyone across the USA can vote for their favorite doodle from the 53
State and Territory Winners. Voting will be open from June 3rd – June 7th on this site:
http://www.google.com/doodle4google/vote.html , and the public vote will determine the Five National
Finalists (one in each grade group). Google will announce these five National Finalists in June, one of
which will have their Doodle featured on the Google homepage for a day.
The National Winner will take home a $30,000 college scholarship and his or her school will receive a
$50,000 tech package towards the establishment or improvement of a computer lab or technology
To see a full list of state winners and to vote online, visit: http://www.google.com/doodle4google/vote.html