Competitions

2021 National TSA Conference

Participants in the events below require state advisor approval.
One entry per team/individual is permitted.

Middle School

EventsTraditional EligibilityVirtual Eligibility
Biotechnologythree (3) teams per statefive (5) teams per state
Challenging Technology Issuesthree (3) teams of two (2) individuals per statefive (5) teams of two (2) individuals per state
Children’s Storiesthree (3) teams per state may participate; individual entries are permittedfive (5) teams per state; individual entries are permitted
Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Foundationstwo (2) individuals per statefour (4) individuals per state
Data Science and Analyticsthree (3) teams of two to three (2-3) individuals per statefive (5) teams of two to three (2-3) individuals per state
Digital Photographythree (3) individuals per statefive (5) individuals per state
Essays on Technologythree (3) individuals per statefive (5) individuals per state
Leadership Strategiesthree (3) teams of three (3) individuals per statefive (5) teams of three (3) individuals per state
Medical Technologythree (3) teams of at least two (2) individuals per statefive (5) teams of at least two (2) individuals per state
Off the Gridthree (3) teams per state; individual entries are permittedfive (5) teams per state may participate; individual entries are permitted
Prepared Speechthree (3) individuals per statefive (5) individuals per state
STEM Animationthree (3) teams per statefive (5) teams per state
System Control Technologyone (1) team of three (3) individuals per stateTBD

 

 

High School

EventsTraditional EligibilityVirtual Eligibility
Children’s Stories
Three (3) teams or three (3) individuals per state
five (5) teams of three (3) individuals per state
Codingone (1) team of two (2) individuals per state; individual entries are permittedtwo (2) teams of two (2) individuals per state; individual entries are permitted
Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Architecture
two (2) individuals per statefour (4) individuals per state
Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Engineeringtwo (2) individuals per statefour (4) individuals per state
Data Science and Analyticsthree (3) teams of two(2) individuals per statefive (5) teams of two (2) individuals per state
Debating Technological Issues
three (3) teams of two (2) individuals per state
five (5) teams of two (2) individuals per state
Digital Video Production
three (3) teams or three (3) individuals per statefive (5) teams of three (3) individuals per state
Engineering Design
  
Essays on Technologythree (3) individuals per statefive (5) individuals per state
Extemporaneous Speechthree (3) individuals per statefive (5) individuals per state
Fashion Design and Technologyfive (5) teams of two to four (2-4) individuals per statefive (5) teams of two to four (2-4) individuals per state
Music Productionthree (3) teams per state; individual entries are permittedfive (5) teams per state; individual entries are permitted
Prepared Presentationthree (3) individuals per statefive (5) individuals per state
Promotional Designthree (3) individuals per statefive (5) individuals per state
System Control Technologyone (1) team of three (3) individuals per stateTBD
Video Game Designfive (5) teams per statefive (5) teams per state