The Leonardo announced today it is accepting online applications for its third annual Mind Riot competition which will be held June 11-13, 2015 at the museum.

Mind Riot, a three-day entrepreneurship collaborative will bring 100 high school students together with experts in science, technology, business, and creativity to work on some of the biggest challenges facing the world today.

High School students across the state are encouraged to apply at

“We are so inspired by the passion and genius of the students who have participated in the past two years and can’t wait to meet this year’s entrants.” said Erika Callahan, The Leonardo’s Chief Marketing Officer.  She continued, “ The Leonardo celebrates curiosity, creativity, learning and doing. It’s a place where all visitors can discover their inner genius.  Mind Riot gives teens a chance to use their genius to solve real world problems and start fulfilling their dreams.”


Located in the heart of Salt Lake City, The Leonardo is Utah’s Center for Exploration.  Here visitors of all ages can exercise their curiosity, their creativity and experience one-of-a-kind, interactive exhibits and an ongoing calendar of public programs, workshops and classes.

For more information about The Leonardo and current exhibits and public programs please visit: