Carolina Regional Future City Competition
|2014 First Place- Aiken Area Home Educators, SC
L-R: John Potvin (Educator), Jill Potvin, Sophie King, Larry Morris (Mentor),
City Competition is a national program sponsored by
DiscoverE (formaly known as National Engineers Week Foundation) to promote technological literacy
and engineering to middle school students.
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC in partnership with the Ruth
Patrick Science Education Center are proud to be the
sponsors of the annual South Carolina Regional
Future City Competition. Our goal is to help middle
school students better understand the practical applications
of math and scientific principles. Since the program
began, it has been recognized by the education and engineering
communities as an innovative learning approach.
Carolina Regional Competition
Location: University of South Carolina-Aiken, Business and Education
Directions: Click to View Printable Map
- 2014-2015 Future City Essay Topic: "Feeding Future Cities”
Select one vegetable and one protein and design a way to grow enough of each within your future city limits to feed your citizens.
National finals of the Future City Competition were held in
Washington D.C., February 17-28, 2014.
learn more about the 2014-2015 National Future City Competition
Contact: Kim Mitchell , Education Outreach Programs, (803) 952-8782
Future City Winners
|2014 2nd Place - Paul Knox Middle School, North Augusta, SC
L-R: Duncan Crowder, Matt Bodine (Mentor), Abbi Fralick,
Amanda Davis (Educator), Eddie Burch
|2014 3rd Place - St. Mary on the Hill, Augusta, GA
L-R: John Allen (Educator), Kate Monahan, Mervin Jijika,
Stephanie Hayes and Harvey Lee Hayes (Mentor)