hosted by the

College of
Engineering, Technology,
and Computer Science (ETCS)

Event is held in the ETCS Lobby
Public is welcome

Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E. Coliseum Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN 46805
Map to campus

National Engineers Week
High School Model Bridge Contest

Saturday, February 23, 2019
Check-in begins at 9 AM/Testing begins at 9:30 AM

Click here for 2019 Bridge Rules

Click here for Bridge Registration

Participants will receive a confirmation letter with a check in time prior to the event.

Click here for Honor Statement

Click here for Media Waiver

Registration deadline is

February 20, 2019 at 5 p.m. (EST)
Contest is FREE but online registration is required for all participants. For teams, each member must register online.
Contact: Becky at 260.481.4145 or email

2018 Engineers Week
Award & Cash Prize Winners

1st Place
Team: Dominic Gery and Adam DeLong
Homestead HS
Score: 13,820 (record breaking score)

Mentor Award Winner: Patrick DeLong

2nd Place
Team: Madison Derr and Chase Burton (not pictured)
New Tech Academy @Wayne
Score: 3,108

3rd Place
Hailey Riley (not pictured)
New Castle HS
Score: 2,459

Additional 2018 Bridge Contest Photos


Click here for Frequently Asked Questions

Who can participate? Open to all area high school students

Cash Awards for the best bridge scores:
Awards: First Place: $250, Second Place $200, Third Place $100; an additional cash award will be given for the participant who sets a new record for the highest scoring model bridge ever recorded for the Bridge Contest.

NEW SPECIAL AWARD! See flyer here


Sponsors and Contributors

  • Adaptive Technologies, Inc.
  • Almet, Inc.
  • Antibus Scales & Systems, Inc.
  • Civil Engineering Services
  • Concordia Lutheran High School
  • Dillion, Inc.
  • Engineering Resources, Inc.
  • Fort Wayne Engineers Club
  • Purdue University Fort Wayne
  • MSKTD, Inc.
  • R.L. Guimont Co., Inc.


Sponsored by the

Northeast Indiana DiscoverE Committee




Public is welcome

National Engineers Week
Feb. 16-23, 2019


For more information contact Carol Dostal ETCS Director of Outreach