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ASCE Engineers Week Bridge Contest

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ASCE Engineers Week

26th Annual Bridge Contest

6th, 7th, and 8th grade students! It's time to test your imagination and your technical skill! The Illinois Valley Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is sponsoring the 26th Annual Bridge Contest.

THE OBJECTIVE

Design and construct a bridge using standard 3” x 5” (176 mm x 127 mm) index cards. The winning team will be judged based on team participation, conformance to the design and construction requirements, a written report, and finally, the performance of the bridge under a dead load.

IMPORTANT DATES

Wed, Feb 1: Registration deadline
Sat, Feb 18: Drop off your bridge at the Peoria Riverfront Museum
Sun, Feb 19: Contest and awards at the Peoria Riverfront Museum (part of Engineering Day)

For registration application, click here .
For rules, click here