And the Winners Are...


Solbrite: A Solar Paneled Purse
LED Light

Marlee S.
Mississippi, USA

You know how people always loose their stuff? Well my mom is one of those people who is always asking me, “ Honey, go find my keys, my pen, my checkbook.” Well now there is a solution, the Solbrite will allow you to find all the stuff you need in your purse. I want it to be powered by a solar panel and an LED light.

*Patent Winner
*Camp Invention Winner

See the invention »

Judges' Picks

For each challenge the judges have selected a winner and runner-up in each age category. Click on the inventions below to learn more.

Challenge 1

Winner: Ages 5-8

Winner: Ages 9-11

Winner: Ages 12-13

Winner: Ages 14+



Spelling Pencil

Morgan F.
Pennsylvania, USA



The Drip Gripper: Stops Tap Leaks

Dustin P.
New Jersey, USA
*Camp Invention Winner  



Sports Storage Device

Pierre S., Léa S., Clément S., Laurie V., Sarah G., Adrien B., Romain J., Justin M., Théo L., Mathis D., Mathilde S.
France



Graph Boards

Erica N.
Florida, USA

Runner-Up: Ages 5-8

Runner-Up: Ages 9-11

Runner-Up: Ages 12-13

Runner-Up: Ages 14+

Up Down Desk
Brian P., Carson C.
Canada

Handwash Splash Guard
Alisha C.
Missouri, USA

Pen Ink Re-Filler
Emi R., Lucas T., Vivek G., Jessie B.
New Jersey, USA

Vacuduster
Monimoy G.
India

Challenge 2

Winner: Ages 5-8

Winner: Ages 9-11

Winner: Ages 12-13

Winner: Ages 14+



Moving Platform

Alix D., Alexis H.
Canada



Adjustable Table

Laila E., Angela A., Mitzi C.
California, USA



Refugee Travois: Salvation on Wheels

Chase L.
North Carolina, USA
*Patent Winner 



Multifunctional Pen Case

Yuan-Shan Chang
Taiwan
*Patent Winner 

Runner-Up: Ages 5-8

Runner-Up: Ages 9-11

Runner-Up: Ages 12-13

Runner-Up: Ages 14+

DR. BOT Water Fountain Mask
Devyn E., Rachel S., Beatrix H., Olive P., Tola B.
New York, USA

The Tree Free Pencil
Maddie B.
Missouri, USA

Awesome Tray
Sidney Y., Daniel S., Michael L.
New York, USA

Infrared Scissors
JiaYing L., ZeHua L., JunYu T.,
YuLin L.
New York, USA

Challenge 3

Winner: Ages 5-8

TIE! Winners: Ages 9-11

Winner: Ages 12-13

Winner: Ages 14+



Turbo Skraper

Sam S.
Pennsylvania, USA
*Camp Invention Winner 

The Sand Sleeve
Hannah C.
New Jersey, USA
*Patent Winner 
Dispensometer
Nithin S.
India



TElyzer

Utkarsh C.
India



Bhive: An Interactive On-line Homework Help App

Dagny Z.
Indiana, USA

Runner-Up: Ages 5-8

TIE! Runners-Up: Ages 9-11

Runner-Up: Ages 12-13

Runner-Up: Ages 14+

TrashPort
Emily B., Abby T.
Florida, USA

1mble Strip
Charlotte J.
California, USA
Slippers "Sunshine"
Melis Sude S.
Turkey

No Shout Gadget
Yigit T.
Turkey

Glasses with Windshield Wipers
Eray Berke A.
Turkey
View All Entries »

Special Awards

The judges have also picked Special Awards for achievement in certain areas.

The Young Ben Franklin Award: for the youngest inventors.

The Thomas Edison Award: for the teacher who best fosters innovation, shown by both the number of
entries and the high quality of entries.

The Innovative Institution Award: for the school with the highest number of classrooms entering the contest.

Helping People

Helping the Planet

Judges Want It!

Super School Day

Better Home Life

Happy Pets & Outdoors

Kids i-nnovate

Prizes courtesy of:

Smithsonian LEGO Nelson Mullins Camp Invention