CitSciDay HERO challenge - step by step

Bellow are the step-by-step instructions for participating in the CitSciDay HERO challenge, 14-21 April. More about it here.

Step 1. To join the challenge follow this link and register.

Make sure you confirm your email address! :) If you're already registere, you'll already be able to see all the available badges.

Step 2. Completing the missions:


To qualify for the Biomed Researcher badge, register in three out of seven biomed citsci projects and follow the instructions provided by project owners to collect project badges:

Badge Quest Steps to claim
Register on StallCatchers.com Look for claim code on Stall Catchers --> Claim here
Register on malariaspot.org Look for claim code on the front page of MalariaSpot --> Claim here
Register on fold.it Look for claim code on your Foldit user page --> Claim here
Register on mozak.science Look for claim code in email from Mozak --> Claim here
Register on mark2cure.org Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Register on crowd.cochrane.org Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Register on Etch a Cell via Zooniverse Look for claim code in messages from Etch a Cell --> Claim here

Once you collect three or more badges from the mission, click here to collect your BioMed Researcher badge!



To qualify for the CitSci Gamer badge, register in three out of seven citsci games and follow the instructions provided by project owners to collect project badges:

Badge Quest Steps to claim
Register on StallCatchers.com Look for claim code on Stall Catchers --> Claim here
Register on malariaspot.org Look for claim code on the front page of MalariaSpot --> Claim here
Register on fold.it Look for claim code on your Foldit user page --> Claim here
Register on mozak.science Look for claim code in email from Mozak --> Claim here
Start playing Dekodoku as indicated here Follow the instructions on this page: decodoku.com/citsciday --> Claim here
Start playing Quantum moves or Turbulence Look for claim code in email from ScienceAtHome --> Claim here
Register on Phylo Look for claim code in email from Phylo --> Claim here

Once you collect three or more badges from the mission, click here to collect your CitSci Gamer badge!


To qualify for the SciStarter Explorer, register in three out of the eight projects bellow and provide evidence:




Badge Quest Steps to claim
Register on StallCatchers.com Look for claim code on Stall Catchers --> Claim here
Start using CitSciScribe Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Start using Globe at Night Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Start using iNaturalist Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Start using CitSci.org Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Start using CoCoRaHS Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Start using Project Squirrel Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"
Start using Stream Selfie Go to badge --> Click "Start quest" --> Click "Task no.1" --> Click "Add evidence" and upload a screenshot --> Click "Submit for member approval"

Once you collect three or more badges from the mission, click here to collect your SciStarter Explored badge!


Step 3. Once you complete all three missions and collect the mission badges, click here and claim your CitSciDay HERO badge!


If you have any questions or are experiencing difficulties claiming your badges, you can email us at any time or inquire on our forum!

Egle (seplute)

Citizen Science Coordinator at EyesOnALZ, crazy about democratization of science & community participation :)

Lithuania

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