Judging Criteria

Questions Students Can Expect From Regional Inventors Fair Judges
  1. How did you come up with your idea?
  2. What interests you?
  3. What did you do to find out is your idea was unique?
  4. Is this your first time participating?
  5. What was the most fun for you?
  6. What have you learned about inventors and inventions from doing your project?
  7. How did you go about finding out if your idea really works?
  8. How did you build your invention/prototype?
  9. How are you going to advertise your idea?  What will your advertisement be?
  10. Did you find your invention solves other problems besides the one you originally planned?
  11. If you could make your invention better, what would you do to it?
  12. Can you explain how an invention is priced?
  13. If your invention costs you $1.00 to make, what do you expect the sales price to be?
  14. Did you find it helpful to work with one or more people? In what way did they help?
  15. Who benefits from your invention the most?

For more information on the judging process, click HERE.