Welcome to the WV Statewide
West Point Bridge Design Contest















Who?

  • U.S. students grades  6-12 are eligible for prizes. 


What?

  • An Internet-based bridge design competition that is nationally put on by The United States Military Academy.
  • The purpose of this Internet-based competition is to provide middle school and high school students with a realistic, engaging introduction to engineering.


When?

  • Software is available for download on January 13
  • Qualifying Round starts January 14
  • WV Statewide Qualifying Round ends on March 31
  • WV Statewide Competition on May 16-17, Huntington, WV
  • National Qualifying ends on May 2
  • National Semi-Final Round is on May 30
  • National Final Round is on June 27-29 at West Point


WV Statewide Competition Prizes

  • Each first place team member will receive $400
  • Each second place team member will receive $300
  • Each third place team member will receive $200
  • All other qualifying team members will receive $100


National Competition Prizes

  • Each member of the first place team will receive a $10,000 scholarship.
  • Each member of the second place team will receive a $5,000 scholarship.
  • Each member of the six finalist teams will win a Laptop Computer.