Affiliates

Join those who are moving invention education forward

Invention Convention Worldwide program is supported by a global coalition of respected affiliates and partners.

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Funding

Secure new funding with a program that can drive growth and increase relevance.

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Impact

Strengthen your community or region’s Knowledge Economy talent pipeline.

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Donor Interest

Fostering young inventors is a popular and noteworthy cause.

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Engagement

Complements your organization’s focus on science, discovery or history.

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Affiliates are inspired and highly respected organizations and educators who operate local, regional and state-level Invention Convention programs.

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Inspire and Motivate Students

The hands-on program for young inventors

Introduce students to a world in which they will solve their own problems and gain the confidence and 21st-century skills to invent their own future.

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U.S. Nationals

Where local winners meet and compete

The Raytheon Technologies Invention Convention U.S. Nationals is one of a growing number of national competitions in various countries organized by Invention Contention Worldwide.

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Impact

55%

Female inventor participants at U.S. Nationals

35%

Underserved inventor participants at U.S. Nationals

135K+

Students participate annually

Put Invention Within Reach

For K-12 learners everywhere

Invention Convention Programs happen at the school, local, regional and national levels in the Unit-ed States and a growing number of countries worldwide.

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Display Board

Judges will consider the creativity and thoroughness of your display board. Make yours great.

Invention Log

Track your progress from coming up with an idea right on through to presenting a prototype.

Logbook Policy

Maintaining a logbook is an important part of the inventing process. See what’s required.

Logbook Judging

A thorough logbook will help you to do well. Find out how the judges will score it.

Rubric

See how competition entries are scored overall.

Video Presentations

Learn how to prepare a video that effectively communicates key aspects of your presentation to competition judges.

Invention Convention is always on

Every day, affiliates around the world are fostering outreach and engagement with the project-based K-12 enrichment program that is moving STEAM education forward. 
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If we have a partner in your area already, we can connect you for added impact. If we don’t have a partner, the application process is simple and straightforward. If you need help, our support staff can help you.

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Bringing Young Innovators Together

Winning inventors and entrepreneurs are invited to compete at these prestigious, high-profile annual events.

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