"Engineer It" 31st Annual Engineering Competition

Saturday, April 8th 2017, 8am - 5pm

**Check-in begins promptly at 7am**

Formally known as "Drop it, Thrill it, Float it, Launch it, Clean it," Engineer It! is an annual engineering design competition jointly presented to students in grades 1st - 12th by the Florida Engineering Society & the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium. $5,000 in cash and prizes awarded to winners in elementary, middle and high school categories! Special prize for the school with the most participants. Cost is $3 per participant. 

Click here for the 2017 Rules.

The registration deadline is April 5th at 5pm.

Science Center educators will be on-site with exciting live science demos, activities and more to entertain family members and general guests. Dia Ryan from 95.9 The Palm will also be broadcasting live on-site! 

Registration is now open! Add the number of participants to the cart below and continue with the check-out process. If you are interested in registering an entire class, each student should register themselves individually. 



This competition would not be possible without our amazing volunteers. To register, click here. Deadline to register for volunteering is April 1st. Please note, all volunteers are required to attend a volunteer orientation on April 4th at 4:30pm or 5:30pm. For questions, contact Brittany Sharrar at bsharrar@sfsciencecenter.org.


If you need materials for your engineering projects, look no further! All participants receive a FREE BIN PASS at Resource Depot when you register for Engineer It 2017! To redeem your free bin pass, print or show your registration confirmation email and present it in person at Resource Depot. 



Engineer It 2017 is Presented By 




CONGRATULATIONS to all our 2016 Drop it, Thrill it, Float it, Launch it, Clean it Winners! A Big KUDOS to all participants -- we saw some of the best projects that we've ever seen. We now give you the list of Winners and Scores. Special thanks to the entire Drop it, Thrill it committee and to all of our generous sponsors. 


View highlights from previous competitions!



31st Annual Engineering Competition for cash and prizes.

316 slots available