Contest Challenges Student Teams to Build Wind Turbines
can qualify for the
National KidWind Challenge
by participating and winning
a KidWind Challenge Event
in their local area or by winning a monthly
KidWind Challenge Online.
The KidWind Challenge Events allow teams of
students in grades 4-12 to test the efficiency
and design of their wind turbines in the high-speed
KidWind Wind Tunnel and be judged by
wind industry experts. The KidWind Challenge
Online allows students across the world to
build wind turbines, calculate their own energy
output, and upload pictures and results to
the KidWind Web site for judging. The three
top-performing teams from each KidWind
Challenge Event and all monthly KidWind
Challenge Online winners will be invited to
showcase their winning wind turbines at
the USA Science & Engineering Festival on
Saturday, April 26, 2014 in in Washington D.C.
Deadline: National KidWind Challenge teams
must register by March 1, 2014.