Innovation Contest

Youth Innovation Contest

Inspiring and Showcasing Invention, Creativity and Resourcefulness

If you are 18 years or younger, email and tell us why YOU should be in the 2nd Annual Youth Innovation Contest.

Be sure to include:

  1. The challenge you identified. (a statement capturing a personal or community need)
  2. Prototype of your proposed solution. (a prototype is anything users can interact with)
  3. How people at the Maker Faire will interact with your prototype?  (create a scenario that captures the challenge)
  • Optional Bonus: How does your idea strengthen our community?*

Application deadline May 15, 2017, 5 PM

Cash Prizes Awarded: People’s Choice Award and *Best Social Innovation Prize

PK/Elementary, Middle, and High School Categories


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