Fluid Power Action Challenge

March 07, 2020
10:00 AM to 02:00 PM EST
Knoy Hall of Technology
401 Grant St
West Lafayette, IN 47907 Map

** To attend the challenge day, teams must also attend the Fluid Power Action Challenge Workshop Day - January 25

The 4-H NFPA Fluid Power Action Challenge is a team learning event that challenges youth in grades 6-8 to solve an engineering problem using fluid power. Each team will learn about design and build a hydraulic mechanism! 

  • Workshop Date: January 25, 2020
  • Challenge Date: March 7, 2020
  • Location: Purdue University, West Lafayette
  • Event duration: 4-5 hours on Workshop & Challenge Day
  • Lunch will be provided
  • Registration Fee: $20/team
  • Registration Deadline: January 16, 2019

Please contact your local Purdue Extension 4-H educator to form a team of 4-5 youth and one adult mentor. 4-H Educators and 4-H volunteers may register teams through 4HOnline. 

To register through 4HOnline: 

  • Make sure you are enrolled as a 4-H volunteer for the current program year
  • Log in and navigate to your "Family" page
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page. You'll find a box that will allow you to enroll in an event
  • Choose your name from the "Register a Member" drop down box
  • Choose "Fluid Power Challenge" from the "Event" drop down box
  • Click "Register," then add the members of your team on the page that follows


Danielle Sands