2021 Senior Finalists

Have a look at the 2021 senior finalists. Voting is Now Open. You can vote for your favourite idea in each category in the yia People's Choice Awards

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Mind Swipe

Rheet Farrar

Papamoa College

An app that is designed to comfort those who have mental health issues


Alexandra Taylor, Maggie Blackmore, Hannah Brooks, Lilly Hosking

Aquinas College

A multipurpose, flexible reusable drink cover

Think Fresh

Charo Heijnen

Otumoetai College

An app that provides nutrition education to parents.


Sarah Latus

Otumoetai College

An app that allows you to scan the barcode of a product and will tell you if, how, and where each part of the product can be recycled.

Project Kittie

Ethan Duck

Tauranga Boys' College

An app that makes your device a smart home dashboard

Bell Badge

Robert Unsworth

Otumoetai College

To create a device that will act as an alternative for school bells


Michael Ren

Tauranga Boys' College

A web-based data visualisation tool that converts grades into easy to understand graphs.