• Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest
  • Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest
  • Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest

The Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest is an Internet-based competition that provides middle school and high school students with a realistic, engaging introduction to engineering.

The winning team will receive a $5,000 cash scholarship, and all finalists will receive a notebook computer!  More about prizes

Our sponsors are the American Society of Civil Engineers and Dell.

FestivalExhibitorLogoThe EEBDC is a proud participant in the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering.

 

2014 Bridge Designer Software

Engineering Encounters Bridge Design ContestThe Bridge Designer 2014 is now available here for download. This is the only version of the software that can be used to enter the 2014 Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest.

Latest News

The 2014 EEBDC is over!

The 2014 Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest ended with our highly successful Final Round competition on June 28th.  See the Contest Results for details.  Watch for information about the 2015 contest this fall.

Design Contest Feedback…

"Thanks for developing this terrific software. Everyone that sees it is extremely impressed. And thanks for all your efforts to conduct the contest each year. By far, this is the best method I've seen to introduce students to the field of engineering."
Douglas S. Taylor, P.E.
ASCE Fresno Branch
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