inventor Announcing Akron Schools PTA
Invention Convention!


Have you ever wanted to be an inventor or be in a science fair? Do you have a great idea for a new machine or product that you would like to share? Here is your opportunity! Open to Akron students Grades 3-5, 6-8.

Sponsored by the Akron PTA.


Two categories of Inventions:

  1. Submit your own Original Invention

  2. Submit a re-purposed/recycled product for the Goodwill Re-invention Challenge


Top 15 winners in each category from Akron have the opportunity to participate in the Western New York Invention Convention at Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, downtown Buffalo, on May 1, 2016.


·        Pick up Invention Information packet in school office, print out the documents from the menu at left, or see the Invention Convention website

·        Return the Intent to Invent form (available from the menu at left) to school by Friday, March 4.  Inventions must be completed and brought to school by April 4.

·        Akron winners proceed to WNY Invention Convention held on May 1.


Questions? Contact Akron coordinators: Colleen & David Scotch: 759-4991.