Advanced Data Robots, an international tech startup, offers a scholarship that covers 100% of tuition for an entire year for the student who wins the Investment Strategy Competition as a part of the launch of a new investment app, StockMetrix: https://www.stockmetrix.net.
The app has been developed to help young people make better financial decisions and develop their own investment strategies.
Please, find more information below, as well as on the contest webpage https://www.stockmetrix.net/scholarship
Using the StockMetrix app, develop a strategy for investing in a particular stock.
The winner must develop a strategy that posts the highest gain and outperforms the VTI index.
Participants can submit an unlimited number of backtests, but only the last one submitted will be used in the competition.
July 31, 2018
StockMetrix must receive your investment strategy by July 31, 09:00 EST.
Backtests and their respective strategies that are submitted before or after this period will be disqualified.
The Sponsor will notify the winner in December 2018 via the phone number and email that you used when registering with the app. The winner has to provide all requested information to confirm his/her identity and full-time student status.
There is no fee to enter the competition.
The contest is open to anyone who wants his or her university tuition fees covered at any U.S. or Canada university. The contestant must be of legal age, 18 to 21 years old, depending on your state.
The submitted strategies will be tested for their ability to give accurate signals for a particular stock from August 1 to October 30, 2018.
HOW TO ENTER
The prize is payment for the winner’s tuition for one academic year (either 2018/19 or 2019/20) at his/her university or college. The tuition fee will be transferred directly to the university, in compliance with the respective university rules. If the contestant’s tuition is already paid then appropriate confirmation of this has to be provided. In such a case, the amount will be transferred to his/her personal bank account over the course of the year.