Students: Celebrate a Decade of Discoveries With Even Larger Cash Prizes!

Share your research with professional industry judges. It’s an opportunity to shine and to network. Receive your FREE Decade of Discoveries t-shirt when you submit your abstract.

$10,000 will be awarded!

Each prize, except the Mike Krauski Memorial Award, is awarded to undergraduate and graduate entries.

  • First Place $2,000
  • Second Place $1,000
  • Third Place $500
  • Honorable Mentions, three each $200
  • Student Choice $400
  • Mike Krauski Memorial Award $1,000

Dates to Remember

  • March 1, 2018 – Website open for abstracts
  • March 23, 2018 – Abstracts due
  • April 6, 2018  – Presentation practice sessions (during WI Science Olympiad)
  • April 9, 2018 –Posters, PowerPoint decks and Mike Krauski Memorial Award submissions (if interested) due
  • April 21, 2018 – Poster Competition

NEW: Presentation Practice Sessions

Take the opportunity to sharpen your presentation and inspire the next generation of engineers and computer scientists during the WI Science Olympiad April 6. Deadline to register for a practice session is March 23. Register by contacting Chris Beimborn at Please include your name, project title, and available times (between noon and 3:30 pm April 6).

Questions: Contact Wendy Pero at or 414-229-6140.

How to Submit the Abstract

How to Submit the Poster

Requirements for the Mike Krauski Memorial Award