For your convenience, our most common questions are answered below.

Still have questions? Reach out directly through our Contact Us page.

Q: Is there a fee for entering the contest?

A: No, there is no fee to enter the contest.

Q: How do I enter the contest?

A: You must enter the West Virginia Statewide Contest through this website. You must login to this site to upload your bridge design files.

Q: May I make additional copies of the Bridge Designer and distribute the software to others?

A: Yes. The Bridge Designer is in the public domain.  You may make unlimited copies of the software, and you may freely distribute copies to others.

Q: What are the eligibility requirements for the WV Statewide Contest?

A: Students must be attending a West Virginia school or must be home-schooled at a West Virginia address in the grades 6-12.

Q: When does the Qualifying Round end?


Q: When will I know if I made it to the Finals?

A: Finalists will be notified after the Qualifying Round ends.

Q: When and where are the Finals?