More Winners for Green Energy Challenge in Poster Competition!
In addition to the four finalist presentations, Green Energy Challenge jurors also evaluated submissions from all 18 NECA Student Chapter teams who entered this year’s competition. Each team was invited to display their submission on a single board, including those who didn’t make it to the finals.
Southern Polytechnic University won first place in the poster competition, followed by Purdue University in second and GEC team winners Youngstown State University in third place for the competition.
We also learned that this year’s GEC winners aren’t just taking home prestigious awards, but cash prizes for their accomplishments. Finalist team awards won:
- First Place: Youngstown State University — $2,000
- Second Place: University of Washington — $1,000
- Third Place: Iowa State University — $750
Poster competition winners won:
- First Place: Southern Polytechnic University — $750
- Second Place: Purdue University — $500
- Third Place: Youngstown State University — $250