2017 Coastal Bend Engineering Competition 

Date: Friday October 6, 2017

Time: 9:00am - 3:00 pm

Place: TAMU-CC University Center Anchor Ballroom



The Coastal Bend Engineering Competition provides students in grades 6-12 an opportunity to participate in a variety of fun hands-on engineering related activities and to learn about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs.

To register, team coach must fill out a registration form for each team (see form given below). In addition, participants and their parents must complete all required forms (TAMUS Waiver, Medical Emergency Information/Consent for Treatment, Talent Release form - there are four pages in total) Submit complete team forms by e-mail to mayra.alvarado@tamucc.edu, by September 27, 2017. Registration is free!

Registration deadline - Wednesday, September 27, 2017





  • There are no pre-requisites required to enter the competition.
  • Teams consist of three to five members.
  • Each school can bring a maximum of four teams.
  • A coach needs to be present at all times during the competition.
  • TAMU-CC will provide all project materials and rules to the teams during the competition, no other materials are allowed.




The TAMU-CC Dining Hall offers a buffet style - all you can eat - lunch for $9 each.
If paying as a group with a tax-exempt document, the cost is $8.31 per person.
Lunch is not included.


Link to photos from last year's CBEC:





Mayra Alvarado, M.S.
Program Coordinator II
Engineering Recruitment & STEM Outreach
6300 Ocean Drive, EN 215
Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5797
Office 361-825-6025  or  Fax  361-825-3056