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Google doodle 2013 contest open for entries

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF. (WTOC) - Google's annual doodle competition for children and teens is open again for entries.

Doodle 4 Google is open to K-12 students in the U.S. Contestants can showcase their artistic talents for a shot at being the Google homepage logo in May.

This year's theme is "My Best Day Ever". The winner will win a $30,000 college scholarship, a $50,000 technology grant for their school along and some other cool prizes.

Doodles will be judged on: artistic merit; creativity and how well the theme is expressed in the artwork, according to the Google contest website.

A winner will be announced rom every single state on May 1. Last year's 2012 Georgia winner was Anoushka Misra, a 9-year-old student at Shakerag Elementary School in Johns Creek. She was also one of 10 finalists in the competition.

Mailed entry forms must be received no later than March 22. Get a contest entry form.

Last year, a record 114,000 submissions were received.

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