Overview

 
 
K-12 InVenture Prize Summer Accelerator
Dates: Day Camps (9 AM- 3 PM)
Grade Level: 4th-5th Grade and 6th-8th Grade
Price: $500 + $10 application fee 
2019 Dates Coming Soon
 

Grade Level 4-5: 

Did you love participating in the K-12 InVenture Prize in Elementary School and want to keep working on your project?  Never participated but want to try out invention and entrepreneurship? In this program, we will overview the invention process for a 4th-5th grade school audience with helpful tips on how to bring your ideas to life. We will teach students how to empathize with potential users, engage in customer discovery, brainstorming techniques, prototyping, and how to pitch your ideas, all using fun hands-on activities with special visits from Georgia Tech faculty and students. Program participants will have an opportunity to submit an at-large entry to the K-12 InVenture Prize if they attend a school that does not have a K-12 InVenture Prize program.

 

Grade Level 6-8:

Did you love participating in the K-12 InVenture Prize in Elementary or Middle School and want to keep working on your project?  Never participated but want to try out invention and entrepreneurship? In this program, we will overview the invention process for a middle school audience (rising 6th-8th grades) with helpful tips on how to take your invention ideas to the next level. We will cover customer discovery, problem identification, brainstorming techniques, prototyping, patents, and how to pitch your ideas, all using fun hands-on activities with advice from real inventors and Georgia Tech faculty members. Program participants will have an opportunity to submit an at-large entry to the K-12 InVenture Prize if they attend a middle school that does not have a K-12 InVenture Prize program.

 

For more information on the K-12 InVenture Prize Summer Accelerator, click here.