College Competition Rules

The Basic Rules:

  1. Purchase a kit from Room E009a or E010 for $10 to be entered in the contest
  2. Competitors must be carrying a full-time course load to be eligible for prizes
  3. The building material shall only consist of the Popsicle sticks and Lepage's Multi-purpose glue supplied to you in the 2018 College competition kit from Mohawk College.
  4. The bridge must not exceed the dimensions below:
  5. dims
  6. The bridge weight must not exceed 250g
  7. Your bridge must be handed in on Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 between 10:00am and no later than 3:00pm in room A032. Early submissions must be approved by event organizers (click here for contacts)

Click this link for: COMPLETE RULE PACKAGE FOR THE COLLEGE COMPETITION

Prizes 2018 Prizes

1ST PLACE: $3000 (TUITION SCHOLARSHIP) SPONSORED BY: HATCH ASSOCIATES LTD.

2ND PLACE: $2500 (TUITION SCHOLARSHIP) SPONSORED BY: HAMILTON DISTRICT HEAVY CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION (HDHCA)

3RD PLACE: $1000 (TUITION SCHOLARSHIP) SPONSORED BY: WALTERS INC.

4TH PLACE: $500 CASH SPONSORED BY: ONTARIO ASSOC. OF CIVIL ENG. TECHNICIANS AND TECHNOLOGISTS (OACETT)

5TH PLACE: $400 CASH SPONSORED BY: iSPAN SYSTEMS

6TH PLACE: $225 CASH SPONSORED BY: HAMILTON-HALTON CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION (HHCA)

ADDITIONAL RECOGNITION

BEST PERFORMING TRUE TRUSS DESIGN: $1000 CASH SPONSORED BY: WALTERS INC.

BEST PERFORMING 1ST YEAR CIVIL STUDENT: $1000 (TUITION SCHOLARSHIP) SPONSORED BY: HAMILTON DISTRICT HEAVY CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION (HDHCA)

BEST PERFORMING 1ST YEAR ARCHITECTURAL STUDENT:$1000 (TUITION SCHOLARSHIP) SPONSORED BY: ROBERTSON BUILDING SYSTEMS

BEST WORKMANSHIP, 1ST PLACE: $500 CASH SPONSORED BY: WOOD (FORMERLY AMEC FOSTER WHEELER)

BEST WORKMANSHIP, 2ND PLACE: $300 CASH SPONSORED BY: iSPAN SYSTEMS

BEST WORKMANSHIP, 3RD PLACE: $150 CASH SPONSORED BY: WOOD (FORMERLY AMEC FOSTER WHEELER)

MOST UNIQUE DESIGN: $300 CASH SPONSORED BY: KENAIDAN CONTRACTING LTD.