Grades 5-8

February 16, 2019

Application Deadline: January 25, 2019

Motivating students to stretch the capacity of their unlimited imaginations, Orlando Science Center challenges students to transform ordinary and found objects into a kinetic system. Awards will be given based on problem-solving, best use of science and mechanical innovation.

Awards include:

  • Medals for all winners
  • $500 shared prize for Best in Fair teammates
  • $250 shared prize for Best Use of Science and Most Innovative teams
  • $250 prize for Best in Fair team’s sponsoring teacher

If you would like to register for the competition, then please click the button below. 

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For more information, contact us at (407) 514-2035 or


Curtis Kinetic Science Competition Requirements

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If mentors or students have questions on the abstract, notebooks, or any other requirements for this year’s competition, please do not hesitate to contact an Orlando Science Center Educator at or call (407) 514-2035.


For more information about Orlando Science Center’s science competitions, please call our Reservations Office at 407.514.2112 or email
Science Competitions Flyer

Science Competitions Flyer

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