Contest Host

Contest Host

Akron Global Polymer Academy

Akron Global Polymer Academy
The Akron Global Polymer Academy provides opportunities for teachers and students of all ages to experience the exciting world of polymers through a variety of offerings, including: in-school visits featuring engaging hands-on demonstrations, polymer family science nights, field trips to our exciting research college, and many polymer-related classroom resources available through this educational website. AGPA also connects with K-12 students through an assortment of STE(A)M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) initiatives, like: the Time Warner Cable Akron Reginonal Science Olympiad, the Western Reserve District 5 Science Day, our annual Rubber Band Contest for 5th-8th graders, as well as an ongoing STEM research experience for high school students.

Akron Global Polymer Academy

The Akron Global Polymer Academy is a K-12 outreach division of the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at The University of Akron.

College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at The University of Akron