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REGIONAL CONTESTSCHAMPIONSHIPHANDBOOK
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February 13, 2023 | St. Ansgar, Iowa

Contest Details

Location: St. Ansgar High School, St. Ansgar, Iowa
Date: February 13, 2023
Divisions: Senior Division
Contest Organizer: Devin Schwiesow
Deadline to Register: January 1st, 2023 (Limited to 20 teams)
Cost: $100/team (cost covers meal for everyone and awards)
Registration: Contact Devin Schwiesow.

February 27, 2023 | Virtual Open

Contest Details

Location: Online
Divisions: Senior and Junior Divisions
Contest Organizer: Minnesota State Engineering Center of Excellence
Registration Deadline: Monday, February 13, 2023
Virtual Judging Sessions: 30 Minutes per Team (Scheduled after registration)
Cost: $20/Student


This contest will follow the virtual competition rules as outlined here.

  • Multiple Location Machines with Virtual Chain Reactions are permitted.
  • All registered teams will receive a Participation Package including t-shirts, awards earned, certificates of participation, and more.
  • Submission materials due by February 22nd should be emailed to emdc@mnsu.edu including:
    1. Team Journal (PDF)
    2. Machine Operations Video(s) (URL Link)
    3. Team Presentation Video (URL Link)
  • Team Journal and Video Submissions may be posted for public viewing except when image release waivers do not provide consent.
  • Teams will sign up for a live virtual judging session after the registration process. The live judging sessions may be open for other teams to view. Coaches may request private judging sessions based on student safety and other considerations.
  • All teams are eligible to participate regardless if they have or plan to participate in other Regional Contests.

March 17, 2023 | Winona, Minnesota

Contest Details

Location: Winona State University, Winona, Minnesota
Divisions: Senior and Junior Divisions
Contest Organizer: Winona State University
Deadline to Register: March 4, 2023
Cost: FREE – limited space
Other Details: Maximum of 20 teams allowed.


March 24, 2023 | Mankato, Minnesota

Contest Details

Location: Mankato, Minnesota
Divisions: Senior and Junior Divisions
Contest Organizer: Joann Jaqua
WebsiteMinnesota State University, Mankato
Deadline to Register: February 24, 2023
Cost: TBA


TBD, 2023 | Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin

Contest Details

Location: Augusta School District
Divisions: Senior and Junior Divisions
Contest Organizer: Jennifer Peck
Deadline to Register: TBD
Cost: $500/team

Other Details:
Members of Wisconsin CESA 10 College and Career Readiness receive can register at NO COST, this includes: Abbotsford, Altoona, Augusta, Bloomer, Bruce, Cadott, Chippewa Falls, Colby, Eleva-Strum, Flambeau, Gilmanton, Greenwood, Lake Holcombe, Loyal, Mondovi, Neillsville, New Auburn, Osseo-Fairchild, Owen-Withee, and Spencer.


TBD, 2023 | Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Contest Details

Location: Discovery World Museum
Divisions: Senior Division
Contest Organizer: Heather Combs
Registration Deadline: TBD
Cost: $50 per school

Visit STEM Forward to receive more detailed information.


TBD, 2023 | Anoka, Minnesota

Contest Details

Location: Anoka Technical College | Anoka, Minnesota
Divisions: Senior and Junior Divisions
Contest Organizer: Rebecca Walker
Deadline to Register: TBD
Cost: $15/student


TBD, 2023 | St. Cloud, Minnesota

Contest Details

Location: St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota
Divisions: Junior and Senior Divisions
Contest Organizer: Stephen Janasie
Deadline to Register: TBD
Cost: $15/student
Registration: Contact contest organizer.

Other Details:
Space is limited.


TBD, 2023 | Dubuque, Iowa

Contest Details

Location: Loras College
Divisions: Senior and Junior Divisions
Contest Organizer: Jadyn Anderson
Deadline to Register: TBD
Cost: $25/team + an additional $5/person with lunch (optional)
Registration: Contact contest organizer.


Additional locations will be posted as they are confirmed!