For a chance to win, submit your machine on our What’s Your Story page along with a brief description of the machine and what inspired you to make it.

Here’s how:

Click the “Share Your Machine” button and fill out the form. Your story and machine will be reviewed and, if approved, published on the What’s Your Story? page within five business days.


A panel of judges selected by K12will review the machines and choose the winners.


There will be three winners from each grade level and one overall "Best-in-Show" winner.

First-, second-, and third-place grade-level winners and the Best in Show winner will receive: A STEM kit, and a trophy.

Prizes are given away on behalf of K12. There are no corporate sponsors for this contest.

Deadline for Entries

All entries must be received no later than 5 PM (ET) on Friday, March 9, 2018. Entries submitted after the deadline will not be eligible for prizes.


Will be notified by March 30, 2018.

Official Rules

View the full contest guidelines.

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