Deadline: November 1, 2019 00:00 (CET)| Apply here
Eligibility: Each Conrad Challenge team must consist of 2 to 5 students (ages 13-18); teams must have one team coach, who is at least 18 years of age, to serve as an adult supervisor; teams must consist of at least two team members at all times; the team’s idea must be original work that has been developed as a group. The idea may include elements and components created by others, as long as the proper credit is given; Each team member and coach must-read, and understand, the terms and conditions set forth in the competition rules & regulations; the competition is open to international participants.
Conrad Challenge 2019
The Conrad Challenge brings science and technology studies to life through a student-driven, project-based approach. There are no theoretical tasks here! Students identify relevant real-world challenges that don’t necessarily have a clear answer and learn how to innovate by creating solutions.
It gives students between the ages of 13-18 the chance to become entrepreneurs and apply innovation, science and technology to solve problems with global impact.
A competition that is creating the next generation of entrepreneurs who are going to change the world
Guided by teachers and industry experts, the competition becomes a master class in collaboration, creativity, critical thinking and communication.
The result: students develop skills needed to thrive in the 21st century workforce and bring to life commercially-viable innovations that have the potential to change life for the better on the individual, national and global levels.
Students, teachers, experts and sponsors all agree… the Conrad Challenge is unlike any STEM competition out there. This isn’t a science fair. It’s an innovation competition that is creating the next generation of entrepreneurs who are going to change the world!
- All teams who enter the Conrad Challenge are competing to be recognized as Pete Conrad Scholars, the Challenge’s top honor.
- In addition to the title, student teams will receive a variety of prizes to support their entrepreneurial spirit.
- Participants will develop skills needed to thrive in the 21st-century workforce and bring to life commercially-viable innovations that have the potential to change life for the better on the individual, national and global levels.
- Teams that make it to the third and final round receive awards, patent support, business services to support the continued growth of their concepts, internship opportunities and numerous university scholarships.
Interested in applying for the Conrad Challenge 2019? Register your participation by following the registration link and taking the suggested steps.