Collegiate Competitions

NSBE FirePit Competition

Got an itching for success? Do you have a start-up that you believe can be the next multi-million dollar company? Are you interested in winning $800 to support your business? Apply for the NSBE Fire Pit Competition today! To be eligible for the competition, all team members must be registered for the 2020 Annual Convention by the application deadline. The deadline to complete this application form is February 2, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST. If you have any questions, please email the National Engineering Diversity Chairperson, Joshua Crittenden, at nebdiversity@nsbe.org.

Academic Technical Bowl

The Academic Technical Bowl showcases participants’ understanding of engineering principles covered in the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE/EIT) Exam. The event includes the Personal Assessment Competition, Technical Engineering Competition, and Quiz Bowl, and questions cover topics including engineering/science curricula and NSBE history.​

Apply for the Academic Technical Bowl

Toolkit – ATB Participants Guide

NSBE Debaters

Do you have an affinity for debate? Check out this years debate topic! Apply for NSBE Debaters as well as other academic/engineering diversity competitions at #NSBE46! To be eligible for the competition, all team members must be registered for the 2020 Annual Convention by the application deadline. Learn more about the competition rules here!

Technical Research Exhibition (TRE)

The Technical Research Exhibition (TRE) is designed to showcase NSBE members’ skills in technical writing, theoretical research, and poster presentation. TRE includes two tracks, Preliminary and Showcase, and attendees of the 2020 Annual Convention will have an opportunity to see the exhibitions on display.​

Apply for the Technical Research Exhibition

Toolkit – TRE Participants Guide