The Nineteenth Annual Invention Convention hosted by Educational Service Unit #11 of Holdrege, and organized by Tim Burke, Director of Gifted Education was held Monday, April 19, 2010 at Pioneer Village in Minden. 134 inventors in grades three through seven participated. Participating schools included: Alma, Cambridge, Franklin, Holdrege, Minden, and Wilcox-Hildreth.
For the first time, each student voted for their favorite invention. This year’s winner of the Harold Warp Memorial Inventor’s Choice Award was Asa Sinachack, 3rd Grade, from Franklin with the Tick Tock Candy Clock. Asa received a certificate as well as a trophy that will be displayed at his school.
Results of the Invention Convention can be viewed below.