FAQs

Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge

Q: How do I apply?
A: Please fill out our online application and media release forms available on our website.

Q: How many teams may I enter?
A: A teacher may enter as many teams as he/she would like.

Q: How many people must be on each team?
A: There must be between three and five students per team.

Q: What grade levels may participate?
A: Fifth through eighth grades.

Q: When is the competition?
A: Dates will be announced in Summer/Fall 2015.

Q: Where are the preliminaries held?
A: Location will be announced in Summer/Fall 2015.

 Q: Will lunch be served at the preliminary competition?
A: Yes. Lunch will be served to each participating student and coach. However, it is recommended that the team coach bring snacks.  Unfortunately, we are unable to comply with dietary restrictions.

Q: Are there activities for the students at the preliminary competition?
A: Yes. There will be various activities for students throughout the day. However, it is recommended that students bring additional activities.

Q: Are parents invited to the preliminaries?
A: Parents are welcome; however, we ask that you be mindful as space is limited.

Q: Where should I park for the preliminaries?
A: Each team coach will be given one parking pass per team (unless using a bus) that will direct them to the appropriate parking lot. Guests should follow signs to visitor parking. Please note, that there will be a charge for visitor parking.

Q: How long will the preliminaries last?
A: Team registration will begin at 8 a.m. Competition will begin at 9 a.m. and the finalists will be announced at approximately 4 p.m. Please note that times are subject to change.

Q: Are all teams able to attend the finals?
A: Yes.  All teams are invited to attend the final competition.

Q: How many teams will advance to the final competition?
A: Six teams total; two from each preliminary competition.

Q: What is the grand prize?
A: The Aerospace Challenge winning team will earn an all expense paid VIP trip of a lifetime, and a special on-field appearance at the upcoming FIesta Bowl game. Each finalist team will also receive a plaque.