Exploring Science Technology Engineering and Math


2017-2018 SECME Guidelines

  • Due to limited space and a large number of participating schools, a maximum of 15 students per school may attend the Regional Competition at UCF.
  • Students may participate in a maximum of 3 events on the day of the Regional Competition (Banner, Essay, Poster, Math, and Codecraft Computer Programming do not count towards the 3 events).

National Events

Guidelines for the national events can now be found on the SECME National Website (upper right corner).

Essay Competition
  • Only 1 student per essay and maximum 5 essays per school
  • Entries submitted prior to Regional Competition (see dates to the right)
Mousetrap Car Competition


Water Rocketry Competition
  • Must have 3 students per team and maximum 2 teams per elementary school or 3 teams per middle/high school
  • Some components submitted prior to Regional Competition (see dates to the right)
  • Train the Trainer Presentation: Water_Bottle_Rocketry_-_GENERAL

Local Events

Banner Competition


Bridge Competition


Codecraft Computer Programming – Updated!


Egg Drop Competition


Energy Transfer Machine Competition


Glider Competition


Math Competition


Poster Competition