The Australian Grand Prix, BAE Systems Australia and STEM Hub present the BAE Systems Australia Powerboat Challenge. Students in grades 4 to 10 will use science, technology, engineering (STEM) disciplines in F1® racing to design a racing powerboat.
The Challenge aims to encourage young minds to think like engineers and scientists by engaging them in STEM skills, inspiring innovation, self-confidence, communication, and teamwork. The Challenge will also develop students’ interest in STEM subjects as a means of expanding their curiosity and willingness to explore, ask questions about and speculate on the changing world in which they live.
Registrations close at 5:00 pm (AEDT) on Monday, 21 March 2022.
Registrations for the Driving Learning education program at the Formula 1® Heineken® Australian Grand Prix 2022 have now closed.
BAE Systems: Powerboat Challenge
The BAE Systems challenge returns, this year we bring F1® racing to the water!
The BAE Systems Powerboat challenge aims to give all primary and secondary students the opportunity to learn about Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) in the context of motorsport and discover various careers within BAE Systems Australia.
The Challenge aims to encourage young minds to think like engineers and scientists by engaging them in STEM skills, inspiring innovation, self-confidence, communication, and teamwork. This classroom challenge supports key aspects of the Science Inquiry Skills strand is available for any school to participate.
Presentations must be submitted via the AGPC schools email address: firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00 pm (AEDT) on Thursday, 17 March 2022.