Energize Your Future

Register Your Team for Energize Your Future


Registration is open for teams (1-4 high school students) and their advisors / mentors (1-2) to register for the first Energize Your Future competition in WNY. Phase 1 Paper Reports are due Dec 10.

Energize Finals will be held on January 23, 2020 at Northland Training Center.

This is your chance to think big about renewable energy and win big! The winning team will receive a $1,000 cash prize!

Register your team today and start competing today, the earlier you start the more time you will have to develop a winning idea.

The idea can be a composition-of-matter, device, design, process, power system, service, start-up company, social enterprise, technology-based product etc. – anything that is innovative and addresses renewable energy or environmental sustainability.

The Qualifying Phase (9/17/19 – 12/10/19) requires students to compose a report (not to exceed 12 pages) that addresses the following: Executive Summary; Project Concept & Background Research Review; Energy, Environmental, or Social Impacts; Financial Feasibility; Marketing; Project Timeline; Team Biography; References. Teams are encouraged to use graphics, tables, and formatted text (bullets, underline, bold) to make the project document as readable, professional, and as compelling as possible.

The Finalist Phase (12/20/19 – 1/23/20) requires the highest rated team submissions to prepare a tradeshow style exhibit (poster presentation) and an oral presentation (pitch) to be evaluated by the judges. Finalist teams must be prepared to give a 7 minute oral presentation, followed by a 3 minute question and answer session with judges (10 minutes total). Multimedia support (for video or PowerPoint) will be available.

For more information, timeline and to register see HERE!