Previous Winners

Get Inspired! Chase, age 14, Patent Winner
Get Inspired! Sam, age 7, Camp Invention Winner
Get Inspired! Hannah, age 10, Patent Winner
Get Inspired! Dustin, age 11, Camp Invention Winner
Get Inspired! Erica, age 14, LEGO Winner
Get Inspired! Utkarsh, age 14, LEGO Winner
Get Inspired! Lindsay Bruner, Teacher, Thomas Edison Award Winner

Eligibility

  • If you are 5-18 years old, this challenge is for you.  Check out the age groups and categories.
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Guidelines

  • You must do four of the Spark Lab Steps of Invention -- do all seven if you want a chance at winning a patent opportunity.
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Standards

  • Learning by inventing is wildly FUN! Teachers, check out all the standards this challenge meets.
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Timeline

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    01/17

    Official Start

  • red_light

    04/14

    Submission Deadline

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    05/02

    Winners Announced

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    05/19

    ePals Choice Winner Announced

Prizes

  • Star Wars LEGO

    LEGO prize

    Star Wars

  • Smithsonian Book Set

    Book Sets from Smithsonian

    3-Book Set

  • Patent Opportunity

    Patent Opportunity

    Nelson-Mullins Patent Opportunity.

  • Camp Invention

    Camp Invention Scholarship Opportunity

    For Students Grades 1-6

  • Transport Chopper

    LEGO Prize

    Transport Chopper

  • Harry Potter

    LEGO Prize

    Harry Potter

Prize Policies
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