Roller Coaster Competition 2024

Roller Coaster Dropoff and Parking MapRollerCoasterLogoThe 2024 Roller Coaster Competition

The 2024 Roller Coaster Competition will be held on Wednesday April 17, 2024. Both High School student teams and Middle School student teams  can participate. This year’s challenge is Ring the Bell!



2024 Registration Form

2024 Roller Coaster Rules

2024 Roller Coaster Judges Form

Younger participants may be interested in this Roller Coaster Promotional Video.

All students participating in the competition must submit upon arrival a signed copy of the following Parental Permission Agreement (Youth Participant and Parental Permission Agreement Tau Beta Pi Roller Coaster Competition 2024)

The Roller coaster drop-off and parking area is just to the west of Sukup Hall (labeled 6A on the map). The roller coasters can be taken to the Howe atrium thru the north entrance of Howe Hall. After unloading we will provide each vehicle with a Visitor Parking Permit that can be used to park only in empty parking places in General Staff Parking area shown in yellow on the on the Roller Coaster Dropoff and Parking Map. (Lot 10, 11)

A free lunch of Pizza and Soft Drinks or water will be provided.

For high school seniors, who participate in this event and attend Iowa State University to study engineering beginning Fall 2024, you may apply to receive a  $500 Tau Beta Pi Scholarship! For the full description of the scholarship requirements, please look at the following document: 2024 Scholarship Application.