The Westmont Prize is an annual design competition for youth across North America, organized by Westmont Montessori School.
This year’s competition is open to all students grade 7 to 12
Money prizes to winning teams. Scholarships to university/school of YOUR choice
Teams of 4 sign up online, multi-age teams encouraged, pre-work required
Panel of national experts/notable judge presentations
Focus is on quality of teamwork, process, ideation, and presentation. Less so on final idea.
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We appreciate the feedback from past participants, teachers, and parents of the last years’ Westmont Prize competition. Your voices have been heard! At Westmont Prize, we value your input and have made changes based on your suggestions.
- October 31, November 1 and November 2, 2023 – Workshops with our guest experts, online.
- November 6, 2023 – All-day workshop in person, Olympic View Golf Club (online option available for teams out of province)
- November 24, 2023 – Projects deadline for submission
- December 1, 2023 – Awards Gala Event, Human and Social Development Building A240 at UVic. Winners will be announced! During this Ceremony, the audience will decide which team will get the Youth Choice Award!
“Education is the key to unlocking the doors of opportunity and building a brighter future for our youth”