STEM Design Challenge

  • The STEM Design Challenge is for teams of 4th-8th grade students. It challenges students to brainstorm, develop, and implement a solution to an engineering problem using K'NEX building materials.

    Details for the 2022 challenge are forthcoming.

    Judging Criteria

    • Creativity
    • Teamwork
    • Challenge success
    • Design
    • Presentation

    Awards

    • Awards will be given to the top three teams in grades 4-5 and grades 6-8
    • Additional prizes may be awarded (best blueprint, most creative, etc.)
    • The top team in each division at each regional competition will advance to the state competition