Wheelchair

Using a
standard wheelchair

supplied by Armstrong...

Student Working

and student
ingenuity

...students will design and fabricate a battery-powered, steerable, anti-tipping, multi-terrain wheelchair.

Important Dates

Application Deadline - Monday, November 3rd, 2014 by 5pm
Competition - Saturday, April 25, 2015

Rules, Guidelines, Rubrics and Application

Review the Competition Rules.
Review the Engineering Journal Guide.
Download the Application Form.
Download the Poster Rubric
View EDC 2014 Images

Volunteer Opportunities

Project Mentor Volunteers
If you are a practicing or retired engineer or science teacher interested in mentoring a local high school team, please send an email to: wayne.johnson@armstrong.edu with the following information:
Name
Title/Company
Email
Cell Phone
Times/Days of availability to meet w/ student teams (including weekends if able)

As a project mentor, you can expect to meet with the high school teams 2-3 hours every other week. Meetings could start as early as November 2014 and continue through April 2015. You can expect limited meetings in December due to the holidays.

Engineering Studies Student Coach Volunteers
If you are currently an Engineering Studies student and would like to help a local high school team, please send an email to: wayne.johnson@armstrong.edu with the following information:
Name
Major
Email
Cell Phone
Times/Days of availability to meet w/ student teams (including weekends if able)

As a design team coach, you can expect to meet with the high school teams 2-3 hours per week. Meetings could start as early as November 2014 and continue through April 2015. You can expect limited meetings in December due to the holidays.

Project Management Team

Dr. Wayne Johnson
Associate Professor
Engineering Studies Program
Armstrong State University
912.344.2741
wayne.johnson@armstrong.edu
Dr. Cameron W. Coates
Professor and Interim Engineering Studies Program Coordinator
Armstrong State University
912.344.2693
cameron.coates@armstrong.edu
Dr. Priya T. Goeser
Associate Professor
Engineering Studies Program
Armstrong State University
Mr. Jeff Wheeler
Dental Design Engineer
Brasseler USA, Inc

Mr. Scott Rasplicka
Chief Executive Officer
Delta Metals, Inc.
(912) 234-8201

Mr. Andrew Barr
Pilot
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
Mr. James Fowlkes
Systems Test, Mechanical Design Engineer
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
Mr. Curtis Perry
Sr. Production Test Pilot
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation