ASCE Bridge Florida Contest


ASCE Bridge Florida is back for 2023!

Northeast Florida Middle and High School Students are invited to compete in a virtual competition, where students will learn a video-game like program to produce a virtual bridge!

Competition on April 15, 2023

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Important dates

  • March 29th @ 4:00 PM = Q&A Session
  • April 15th @ 1PM to 3PM = Local Competition & Award Ceremony
  • May 26th = Final day for local winners to decide if they want to go to statewide competition
  • July 14: Statewide virtual competition will be held in Orlando, FL during the annual ASCE Florida Section Conference
  • August: Cash prizes for state competition winners will be sent to students

Quick Facts about the Competition:

  • The local competition is hosted by ASCE Jacksonville Branch. 
  • For more general information about the Engineering Encounters competition, please visit the website
  • To download the bridge program software and for a video tutorial on how to use the program, please visit the website
  • Teams are allowed at a maximum of 2 students per team
  • Students are allowed to submit designs individually and without a team
  • First place winners in the middle and high school categories will be invited to the statewide competition in July in Orlando, Florida
  • Cash prizes are for first place winners in the middle school and high school category for the local competition
  • Cash prizes are available for statewide winners as well
  • Every student that participates and submits a bridge design will receive a gift bag from ASCE Jacksonville Branch as a thank you