Tech competition calls for STEM project submissions from high school students

Students around the world are invited to share their innovative solutions in the 2022 Spellman High Voltage Electronics Clean Tech Competition. This competition engages students to identify and solve real-world environmental challenges by creating innovative solutions. The first place winner will receive $7,000 in prize money; $5,000 for second place and $3,500 for third place, while fourth through 10th place will each receive $1,000.

More than $22,000 in prizes will be awarded to the top student teams during the contest final on August 11.

Each year, more than 40 countries participate, allowing entrants to compete with ideas from students around the world. Registration for the competition is open until April 22. Students must submit their papers by April 29. The ten finalist teams will be announced online on June 9.

“The Clean Tech Competition continues to grow in its global participation and competitiveness as a showcase for innovative ideas. We encourage students around the world to share their knowledge, ideas and passions to make a difference and preserve our planet for future generations. The Spellman HV Clean Tech Competition is a tremendous opportunity for young people to share their inventive projects with peers from different countries while enhancing and promoting the benefits and fruits of STEM education,” said Dr. Ray Ann Havasy, executive director of the Center for Science. , Teaching and learning. The program is hosted and managed by the nonprofit Rockville Center, Center for Science, Teaching & Learning (CSTL) based in New York City. For more information on the 2022 Spellman High Voltage Electronics Clean Tech Competition, visit the Clean Tech Competition website at www.cstl.org/cleantech or contact the administrator at 516-764-0045 or by email at [email protected]

Martha K. Merrill