2022 ENGINEERING DESIGN SHOWCASE
This showcase and competition highlights many of the school’s engineering design projects and represent our students’ success. The competition is open to all engineering design projects for each discipline of engineering. The evening will host 80+ judges made up of engineering alumni and local industry to help with the poster session competition.
The event will be open from 4:30-7:00pm to the public. So everyone is welcome!! Awards will be announced around 6:30pm. Please see the public information below for more details about the public event.
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4:30-6:00pm (judged competition)
4:30-7:00pm (open to the public)
6:30pm - Awards Ceremony
OVER $14,000 in Prizes!
$5000 Woods-Leazar Innovation Award for Excellence in Engineering
Top Level Awards:
$1000 Excellence in Freshman Engineering Design Award- Teams must ONLY have freshman members
$1000 Excellence in Underclassman or Club Engineering Design Award- Teams must involve non-senior students
$1000 Excellence in Capstone Engineering Design Award- Teams must be from a capstone/senior engineering design course (2 Awards)
$750 Best Interdisciplinary Engineering Design Award: Students on team must come from 2 or more disciplines
$500 Best Conceptual or Computational Modeling Engineering Design Award- Team must have NO physical prototype
$500 Best Technology for Low-Resource Settings Design Award
$500 Best Energy-Related Engineering Design Award
$500 Best Medical Device Technology Award
$500 Best Environment and Sustainability Engineering Design Award
$500 Best Computational Technologies for Health and Wellness Design Award
$500 Best Gaming, Creative or Innovative Technology Award
$500 Best Aerospace or Transportation Technology Award
$500 Best Robotics Technology Award
$500 People's Choice Award - voted on by judges, faculty, staff, students, participants and guests