Marketing Competition

Show off your hard work and get everyone excited about rocketry!

Our Marketing Competition challenges students to create a video to generate excitement about their team, the American Rocketry Challenge, and aerospace and space exploration.

See the 2024 Marketing Competition winners below!

2024 First Place

Olympia High School (Olympia, WA)

2024 Second Place

Shrewsbury High School (Shrewsbury, MA)

2023 First Place

Marquette High School (Chesterfield, MO)

About the Competition

The Marketing Competition is your team’s chance to show everyone your work, and help get others excited about rocketry, STEM, and aerospace.

Click here to read the rules for the 2025 Marketing Competition.

The team that creates the best video based on Strength of Message, Creativity, and Editing and Technical Skills will win:

  • $3,000 team prize
  • A custom logo and poster consultation
  • Custom swag with your new logo

There’s also a $1,500 prize for the team that takes second place, too.

And don’t worry – there’s plenty of extra credit! Your team can earn bonus points by engaging the media, engaging your community, and engaging your peers. Some social-distancing friendly suggestions on activities include creating rocketry tutorials, to engaging with our sponsors on social media and showing off your rocket there, there are plenty of ways to help share your story and get points. Download the Bonus Point Form here.

All entries will be scored based on our rubric by at least three members of the American Rocketry Challenge team. From there, the top ten entries will be sent to a panel of five judges from our partners and sponsors.

All submissions should be uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo. All entries must be submitted to the submission portal by Sunday April 13, 2025 at 11:59 PM Eastern.

Submit your entry!

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