Students invited to register for TWU Edible Car Contest
1/05/10January 5, 2010 – DENTON — Registration for Texas Woman’s University’s 12th annual Edible Car Contest is currently under way. The contest, which is open to students in grades 6-12 as well as TWU students, will take place from 9 a.m. until noon on Friday, March 5, 2010, in the Banquet Room of Hubbard Hall, located on Administration Drive on TWU’s Denton campus.
There is a $20 entry fee per team and the registration deadline is Feb. 25, 2010.Cash prizes totaling $600 will be awarded to the winners of the contest. For more information or to register, visit www.twu.edu/arts-sciences/edible-car-contest.asp or contact Anna Bussart at (940) 898-3325 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teams consist of four members, of which at least two must be female. Entries need to resemble cars and adhere to dimensional specifications as outlined in the registration packet. Cars will be tested and judged by professional engineers on their ability to roll down an inclined ramp, thus testing the durability, design and performance of the car. Other areas judged will be creativity, ingenuity and design. The total cost of materials should not exceed $15.
All contest entries must be made of food that is edible to humans.
Director of News and Information
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