Winner of the NDA Special Award at the 2022 BTYSTE announced

Robert Brennan, Hugh Murtagh and Peter Kennedy from Colaiste Mhuire Westmeath have won the National Disability Authority's Special Award at the 2022 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition for their project ‘A-Ok, a digital communication wristband for people with autism’. Their wristband helps aid communication between a student with autism and their teachers, coaches and mentors.

The A-OK project also came 2nd place in the Intermediate Technology category at the award ceremony.

Hear about about the A-OK project from the team here

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