STATE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

EVENTS AND CHANGES
Updated (March , 2021)

STATE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE APRIL 19 - 23, 2021

It's official the virtual State Leadership Conference has been set for the week of April 19, 2021. 

PLEASE CHECK BACK AND WATCH YOUR EMAILS FOR UPDATES.

We will be updating all of the event documents over the next few weeks. Advisors we will be contacting you about hosting events again this year.  Please contact jesse@montanatsa.com or kirk@montanatsa.com with any questions.

Event rules and regulations can be found in your Total TSA account.

We will post the state only event rules and regulations here.

 

Please check back often!

Thanks and we are looking forward to a great State Leadership Conference.

 To see the rules/regulations you will need to affiliate your chapter with the Technology Student Association. We are only providing detailed rules/regulations for the 'State Only' events. The official rules can be found in your 'Total TSA'. 

Event Overview has a list and short description of ALL events.

national event modifications/updates

state only events

UPDATED: 4/13/2021

** Fixed submission link **

** Designs are due April 19, 2021 **

Sponsored by State Executive Team

Number of Participants per Chapter: Unlimited

One Trophy Division, open to both JH and HS

 

The State Sticker Design contest provides an opportunity for participants to use design and layout skills to create a graphic design promoting the Montana Technology Student Association, as well as develop a spirit of pride and enthusiasm for Montana.

UPDATED: 3/20/2021

Sponsored by Mary Ellen Earnhardt, Career Lab Supervisor, MT Department of Labor

Number of Participants per Chapter: Unlimited

One Trophy Division, open to both JH and HS

 

Participants research and prepare a resume and cover letter for the career selected and be prepared to participate in a mock interview about the career as a semifinalist.

UPDATED: 3/20/2021

Sponsored by Montana TSA

Number of Participants per Chapter: ??

Two Trophy Division, open to both JH and HS

Participants design, produce working drawings for, and build a CO2-powered dragster. The dragster/drawings will be shipped to the conference sponsor for inspection, testing and live competition.

 

UPDATED: 3/21/2021

Sponsored by ??

Number of Participants per Chapter: ??

One Trophy Division, open to both JH and HS

To evaluate each contestant’s preparation for employment and to recognize outstanding students for excellence and professionalism in the field of welding or metal trades.

UPDATED: 3/20/2021

Sponsored by Troy Smith - Glacier High School

Number of Participants per Chapter: NA
Trophy Divisions: Driving Skills, Programming Skills & Robot Skills

 

Participants design and build a robot using the engineering design process that will best address the challenge of the designated VEX game design for the VEX Robotics Competition (VRC).   The robot should be structurally efficient, capable of scoring in both robot and programming modes of operation, and demonstrate real-time competition in head-to-head elimination tournament matches.

UPDATED: 3/20/2021

Sponsored by ??

Number of Participants per Chapter: Unlimited

One Trophy Division, open to both JH and HS

 

More coming soon....

UPDATED: 3/21/2021

Sponsored by ??

Number of Participants per Chapter: Unlimited

One Trophy Division, open to both JH and HS

 

Students design and create an autonomous line following robot to deliver ping pong balls to a tower. The robot will need to follow a black line on a white background, without losing the line, and navigating several sweeping 90 degree turns.

Please check back for updates!