Semi-Final Innovation Portfolio Judging Underway!

Congratulations to all the semi-final teams that completed Elements A-F and submitted their Innovation Portfolio for judging!  The Conrad Foundation recognizes and appreciates all of the hard work that went into the semi-final portfolio submissions.  All of the portfolios will be judged over the next few weeks.

Semi-Final teams that qualify to attend the Innovation Summit and compete for recognition as a Conrad Scholar will be announced February 9, 2015.  Teams that qualify will be notified by email and invited to complete Elements G, H and I of the Innovation Portfolio and update the other elements.  All Semi-Final teams that qualify to compete for recognition as Conrad Scholars are invited to attend the Innovation Summit at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex April 9-11, even if they are not recognized as finalists in any category.

Congratulations again to the semi-finalist teams who submitted their Portfolios - your hard work is appreciated!



Conrad Challenge Prepares Students For Success

Conrad Challenge Founder Nancy Conrad recently caught up with the winners of the first Conrad Spirit of Innovation Award, Talia Nour-Omid and Michael Hakimi, at the school they used to attend, the Milken Community High School.  With them is their former teacher and coach Roger Kassebaum, the first Conrad Challenge Teacher of the Year.  Watch and learn how they benefited from participating in the Conrad Challenge!

Experience the Conrad Challenge

The Conrad Spirit of Innovation Challenge is an annual, multi-phase innovation and entrepreneurial competition inspired by astronaut, innovator, and entrepreneur Charles “Pete” Conrad Jr.  


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