Youth Innovation Workshop: Helicopter 2050 Challenge at The Hive

10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Event Details

Forward Thinking Initiatives invites young innovators, ages 10-16 to an invention workshop to design an eco-friendly helicopter of the future as part of a national scholarship competition! Submitted designs will be evaluated by the Sikorsky Aircraft company and the grand prize winner will receive $1000 scholarship and a visit to Sikorsky headquarters to see how helicopters are made.  Design submissions are due by October 15, 2015 and require a completed Parental Permission Form. No background or training is necessary to participate and a light lunch will be provided for registered participants

The 5th Annual Helicopter 2050 Challenge is a part of Sikorsky’s commitment to encourage students’ hands-on learning in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and gives the corporation an opportunity to develop long-term relationships with tomorrow’s engineers. 

This program is sponsored by SikorskyForward Thinking InitiativesBKFK and the Friends of the John F. Germany Public Library.

Event Type(s): Children's, Technology, Teens
Age Group(s): Teens, Children
Presenter: Debra Campbell - Forward Thinking Initiatives
Debra Campbell
(813) 760-7860

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