National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Convention
VENUE: Henry Gonzalez Convention Center
LOCATION: 900 E Market St, San Antonio, Texas 78205
EVENT DETAILS: We’re proud supporters of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Convention. Since its inception in 1975, our leaders have served on the NSBE Board of Corporate Affiliates.
We’ll be interviewing for these opportunities during NSBE, so apply now for these engineering opportunities in various locations.
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2020 Boeing Flight Competition
We’re proud to be sponsoring the Flight Competition at the National Society of Black Engineers 46th Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas.
To submit your registration form for the Flight Competition, complete the online web form.
Participating teams must register online. You will receive registration confirmation, and the time and location of your presentation via email.
To be eligible for the Overall Award you must:
- Participate in the Team Presentation. (You must bring your glider & repair materials with you.)
- Participate in the Distance Competition.
Note: No walk-up teams will be allowed to participate. You must be registered by the deadline in order to compete. The longest distance of record (189 feet, 10 inches) was achieved by team Firefly of the University of Wisconsin in 2008. Can you beat that record this year?
Prizes and Awards
Overall Award: $1,400.
Awarded to the team that participates in both aspects of the competition: Team Presentation & Design and Flight Competition. If you do not participate in both aspects of evaluation, you will not be considered for the Overall Award. No exceptions will be considered.
Presentation & Design Awards 1st, 2nd, and 3rd: $800, $600, and $400.
Awarded to the team that gives the best 10-minute oral/multimedia presentation illustrating the team’s efforts and considerations while designing, building and testing its glider. The multi-media presentation should include information about the team’s activities as they address the various aspects of design and considerations for both, building and constructing. The presentation should also include the data and results from any testing. Presentations will be judged for:
1) Good team verbal skills
2) Creativity using charts, pictures, photos, videos, web page, etc.
The winners will be determined by a panel of judges.
Distance Awards 1st, 2nd, and 3rd: $800, $600, and $400.
Awarded to the 3 teams with the farthest flying gliders as measured from the launch pad to landing.
The Boeing Company Flight Competition Contact:
The Boeing Company
P.O. Box 3707 MC 14-83
Seattle, WA 98124-2207
Cell Phone: 425-891-0909