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ANSI Committee on Education Student Paper Competition 2016

Theme: A World Without Standards

Standards impact more than 80 percent of global commodity trade, but often go unnoticed by the general public. The student paper competition requires applicants to describe what a world would be like without standards. Submissions should demonstrate specifc examples to highlight how the products, services, and systems that we all depend upon would be affected. 

Submission Deadline: Friday, April 29, 2016

For more information, visit Student Paper Competition 2016



Released February 29, 2016, Updated October 19, 2016