MEEC’s 1st Annual “Solar Oven Cook-Off Competition!”

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MEEC’s 1st Annual “Solar Oven Cook-Off Competition!”

MEEC is hosting its First Annual Solar Oven Cook-Off Challenge! The Solar Oven Cook-Off competition is for High Desert students in grades 4-12, working as teams of 2-5 students to design and build solar cookers. At the Solar Oven Cook-Off, teams demonstrate the performance of their solar cookers by creating an original dish of food for the competition. Three awards are given in each age division for the Best Oven Design and Top Solar Chefs.

The competition is sponsored by MEEC, the Mojave Desert AQMD, San Bernardino County First District, Abengoa, BrightSource, and First Solar.

Grades 4-6
Grades 7-9
Grades 10-12

Awards Each Division
1st Place: $250
2nd Place: $150
3rd Place: $75

1st Place: $200
2nd Place: $100
3rd Place: $50

Date: Saturday, June 15, 2013
Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Where: Mojave Desert AQMD, 14306 Park Ave, Victorville

To download a Solar Oven Cook Off Team Registration Form & Guidelines Master 1. Team Recipe Registration form

Deadline to enter: May 1, 2013 @ 5PM.

For more information, please contact Christie Robinson, CRE Education Specialist at: (760) 245-1661 x 6101 or email