The FIRST ever Powered Paper Airplane Challenge for Education

The POWERUP CHALLENGE is an activity for schools that are enthusiastic about engaging in hands-on and fun project-based learning.


Registration closes:

October 12, 2018

The POWERUP Challenge

At POWERUP, we’re passionate about aerodynamics and education (okay, and fun!) so we’re glad you’re joining us for the first-ever powered paper airplane challenge for education! We’ll work together to give students a hands-on flight experience as they use their creativity while learning about physics and aerodynamics.

Challenge Dates

  • Registration dates: June 25, 2018 - October 12, 2018
  • Submission dates: November 1-30, 2018
  • Winners announced: December 7, 2018

How the Challenge Works?

As the champion STEM teacher at your school, you will guide your students through the learning and experimental stages over a 6-lesson curriculum. We’ll provide you with all the materials you need, including:

  • POWERUP CHALLENGE guide
  • 6-lesson curriculum of basic aerodynamics, and more!

*POWERUP 2.0 kits will be available for participating schools at a 20% discount. 


The Fly-Off - PIMA Air & Space Museum, 2018

What are you waiting for?

To save your spot and get to learn more about the POWERUP Challenge