The third annual $50,000 Scientific American Science in Action award, powered by the Google Science Fair, has launched. The Scientific American Science in Action award honors a project that can make a practical difference by addressing an environmental, health, or resources challenge. The finalists and winner of the award will be frawns from the entry pool of the Google Science Fair. In addition to the $50,000 cash prize, the winner will receive one year of mentoring to help realize the goal of her or his project and will be recognized at the 2014 Google Science Fair finalist event in September. The Google Science Fair is open to students (ages 13–18) and entries are due May 12, 2014. More information is available at http://www.scientificamerican.com/pressroom/education/science-in-action/ andhttps://www.googlesciencefair.com.