Gresham student’s doodle catches Google’s eye


Sam Barlow High School student Emma Strobel’s doodle is in he running for a national Google award, August 17, 2020 (Google)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Sam Barlow High School student is in line for a $30,000 college scholarship for doodling.

Emma Strobel is the Oregon winner in the group of 10-12th graders in Google’s 12th annual Doodle for Google competition. Online voting is underway through Friday.

Later this month, Google will announce the 5 national finalists. More online voting will take place and the national winner will have their doodle featured on the Google home page for a day.

National finalists will get a $5000 college scholarship plus “custom swag” from Google. The national winner will get a $30,000 college scholarship plus their school will get a $50,000 tech package for computer lab or other tech programs.

Vote: Emma Strobel’s Doodle for Google entry

Follow KOIN 6 for the latest news and weather


Download our FREE news and weather apps for iPhone, iPad and Android. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and sign up for our email newsletters.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Twitter News Widget

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss