Competitions: For Teachers


Regional Competition Registration is Due February 1st each year!

Regional Competition Registration for 2023 is now live below.   If you have a question please email the competition director Steve Skorup.  

State Competition Registration is Due April 1st each year!


IDEA Design Team Competitions- 2023 Competition Design Briefs are now live.  

2023 IDEA Engineering Design Brief and Engineering Design Scoresheet

2023 IDEA Architectural Design and Architectural Design Scoresheet

2023 Materials for Individual Teachers- TBA

  1. School/Teacher IDEA Registration Form
  2. IDEA-Regional-Competition-Sites  PDF
  3. IDEA-Regional-Award-Distribution-Chart PDF
  4. IDEA-Competition-Rules-and-Regs  IDEA-Competition-Rules-and-Regs-Updated 2023 – Google Docs
  5. IDEA-Turner-Vicinity-Map PDF
  6. IDEA – Turner Hall Map PDF
  7. State Agenda (Will Be Updated Here Soon) –
  8. Frequently Asked Questions- IDEA Competition FAQs -2023 – Google Docs

Sample Tests from Past Years- See Examples Tab for past 3 years of problems as reference

Upcoming Dates:

Regional Registration Deadline: February 1st, 2023

Regional Competition- 2/17-3/24/2023

State Competition:- April 22, 2023- IN PERSON Illinois State University- Tentative Date



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