FunFest 2022 (v. 30)

FunFest is a collaborative event that partners faculty from Sandhills Community College and Moore County Schools Career and Technical Education (CTE) to provide competitive engineering, technology, health care, communications and business/marketing events for high school and middle school students.

 

FunFest 2022 competitions will take place on the Sandhills Community College campus on Friday, April 22, 2022.

Here are the important dates to know:

  • For competitions requiring physical submissions (i.e. bridges, cars, etc…), submissions may be made to SCC by schools on the following dates and times:
    • Wednesday, April 13, 2022 from 2:00-4:00 pm in Little Hall 153
    • Thursday, April 14, 2022 from 2:00-4:00 pm in Little Hall 153
  • For competitions requiring file submissions, see the competition rules for submission instructions.
  • FunFest results will be announced at the awards ceremony on Friday, April 22, 2022.

Contact the following Mike Sassano, the Engineering and Construction Technologies Lab Manager with submission questions.

Harley Crawford, MCS CTE FunFest Contact
Mike Sassano, SCC Engineering & Construction Lab Manager             
Phone: (910) 695-3940

 

FunFest 2022 Schedule for Friday, April 22, 2022

9:30 am    FunFest events begin on the SCC Campus

Here is a link to a competition map.

10:00 am   Egg Drop & Airplane Competitions Begin

10:30 am   Lunch and the FunFair Begins

12:00 pm   Awards Begin on the Woodward-McNeill Green

 

Reigning FunFest Moore County Schools Grand Champions

FunFest 2021 (v.29) Middle School Grand Champion – New Century Middle School

FunFest 2021 (v.29) High School Grand Champion – Union Pines High School

 

SCC Participating Programs

FunFest competitions have been supported from the following Sandhills Community College program areas:

Engineering and Construction Technologies

Computer Technologies

Automotive Technologies

Landscape Gardening and Turfgrass

Culinary and Pastry Arts

Health Sciences

Management and Business

University Studies

 

FunFest Key Contacts

Ed Spitler, Chair & Distinguished Professor
Department of Engineering, Construction and Computer Technologies
Sandhills Community College FunFest Coordinator
Phone: (910) 695-3797
spitlere@sandhills.edu

Beth Tippett, CTE Curriculum & Instructional Management Coordinator
Moore County Schools
trmcneill@ncmcs.org
Phone: (910) 947-2342

 

If you are looking for fun summer STEM activities, check out our Engineering Technologies Summer Camps.