Engineering Machine Design Contest

2019 Engineering Machine Design Challenge


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WHO: Teams of 6th-12th Grade Students
WHAT: Design and build a complex machine using simple, everyday objects.
MISSION: The machine theme is to “Help a Superhero Save the Planet”
CONTEST: Teams of 3-10 will be scored on Team Journal, Team Presentation, and Machine Design and Operation
WHEN: Two locations this year! Feb. 18 in St. Ansgar, Iowa and March 22 in Mankato, Minnesota

February 18, 2019
St. Ansgar Community Schools
St. Ansgar, Iowa
(9th-12th Grade ONLY)

Registration Details Coming Soon!
Contact: Devin Schwiesow at

March 22, 2019
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Mankato, Minnesota
(6th-8th & 9th-12th Grade)

Earlybird Registration Ends February 22, 2019
Registration Closes March 1, 2019


Contact: | (507) 389-1201