EMUiNVENT

What?

An interactive and interdisciplinary opportunity for 3-12 students to follow the invention process to create a prototype for a regional competition.

When?

EMUiNVENT will be held virtually on March 12, 2021. Outstanding projects participate in the 2021 Invention Convention Michigan in April, 2021, organized by the Henry Ford.

Why?

Get help from engineers, university professors and EMU to convert an idea into a model. As you do it, learn the habits of famous inventors and business people.

First, second, and third place awards for:

  • Grades 3-5
  • Grades 6-8
  • Grades 9-12

How will EMU help

  • Provide you mentors to walk you through the process.
  • Hold training sessions to help you through the process of invention.

Dare 2 Design Registration

Important Dates

  • November 8, 2020: Independent Inventor training begins
  • January 22, 2021: Registration due
  • February 2021: Video Pitch training to registered participants
  • Now till February 26, 2021: Preparation, prototyping and video pitch creation
  • February 26, 2021: Video Pitch submission
  • March 12, 2021: EMUiNVENT Virtual
  • April, 2021: Michigan Invention Convention registration deadline
  • April, 2021: Michigan Invention Convention Virtual
  • June, 2021: Invention Convention U.S. Nationals Virtual

2020 EMUiNVENT

Have an idea but don't have any teacher to help you take it forward? Join Dare 2 Design!. Our Independent Inventors program will conduct virtual workshops and training to help you convert your idea into a prototype. As part of the workshops, get help and guidance from budding & experienced engineers and entrepreneurs. They will mentor you and ensure that you are ready to participate in EMUiNVENT. 

Register here to join Dare 2 Design 

Dare 2 Design Registration

Resources

Important Dates

  • November 8, 2020: Dare 2 Design-Independent Inventor training begins
  • January 22, 2021: Registration due
  • Now till February 26, 2021: Preparation, prototyping and video pitch creation
  • February 2021: Video Pitch training and support
  • February 26, 2021: Video Pitch submission due (online)
  • March 12, 2021: EMUiNVENT Virtual

More

Bring your class teams to the competition. Join the orientation workshops for teachers. Interested teachers please email us for details at [email protected].

Interested in supporting the students? Connect with us at [email protected]. It takes a village to raise an entrepreneur!!

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