Welcome to the 4th Annual Helicopter 2050 Challenge! Your task: To design the helicopter of 2050.
Contest launches on June 1, 2014 — Stay tuned!
Tell us how your vision or design of the helicopter of 2050. What will it do? What will it look like? How will it be powered?
We will judge your entries based on:
- Uniqueness of concept (50%)
- Description of invention/idea (25%)
- Creativity of presentation (25%)
Click here for some brainstorming ideas!
This challenge is open to kids 9-16. Only individual entries will be accepted. Read the official rules here.
You can enter your ideas any time between June 1, 2014 and September 30, 2014.
Click here to enter online!
It's fun—and you could win GREAT prizes. The entrant with the best concept will be awarded the "2014 Igor Sikorsky Youth Innovator Award," a $1,000 scholarship, and a trip to Sikorsky headquarters in Stratford, CT to attend the award presentation and tour the facility! Four finalists will receive a Sikorsky prize pack. Learn more.