IMPORTANT DATES

Deadline #1– November 15, 2016 – Submit the following information electronically to challenge organizers: (See submission criteria included in the manual given to registered teams.)

Team Name

Teacher Name, Email & Phone #

School Name & Address

Student names and grade levels

Media Release forms- Due prior to deadline 2 or you will be disqualified 

 Deadline #2 – December 20, 2016-

Part 1: Teams must submit a video essay, not to exceed 180 seconds. The video topic will be “Who was Thomas Edison?”  See scoring rubric and submission criteria included in this manual. 3 minute 

Parts 2: Teams must submit electronic images of their design logs.  See scoring rubric and submission criteria included in this manual. Powerpoint would be the preferred method to showcase your Notebook.

Mid January –  Teams receive an alternative energy kits

Deadline #3 – March 15, 2017

Part 1: Build Process

Teams are to submit a PowerPoint presentation showing the build process.  See submission criteria included in this manual.

Part 2: Demo & Marketing Video

A) 50-60% marketing of your invention and its added value to society

B) 40-50% demo of a working model or explaining how you imagine it to work.

C) 3-5 minutes max and