Proposal upload checklist: Microsoft Word | Google Docs


Submission upload: Google Forms preview

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Written Components

  • Cover Letter (max. 1,500 characters)
  • Interactive Exhibit Engagement
    • 6-8 exhibit element descriptions (accompanying the graphics)
    • (max. 1,500 characters per description)
  • Constructability Statement (max. 1,500 characters)
  • Construction Materials Estimate see example


Additional Rules

  • All deliverables must be in English, be anonymous (not identifying the school or participants) and not include any hyperlinks to additional content.
  • Team size is limited to 25 students. A school may submit an unlimited number of entries.
  • Each team may have one leader or two co-leaders who are educators employed by the school. Additional adults are considered mentors.

Video and Graphic Components

  • Interactive Exhibit Engagement
    • 6-8 exhibit element graphics (accompanying the descriptions)
  • Exhibit Floor Plan see template (choose one)
  • Commercial (max. 1 min.) see examples
  • Billboard see template
  • Team Choice Video (choose one; max. 3 min.)
    • Option 1: STEM Activity
    • Option 2: Career Profiles

Battle Plan Info Sessions

Need a little guidance for this year’s competition? Watch a recording of the information session to learn more about the program.

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