Alaska Airlines Imagine Tomorrow 2018

Prizes for You and Your School

Awards for each of the twelve challenges

1st Place

  • $300 for each student team member

2nd Place

  • $200 for each student team member

Honorable Mention

  • $100 for each student team member

Other awards

A team can win these awards, and each member will receive $100:

  • Innovative
  • Likely to Succeed in the Marketplace
  • Community Impact
  • Global Impact
  • Advisors' Favorite--Each school's advisor will be asked to cast a vote for their favorite project from a school other than theirs
  • Exceptional Teamwork
  • Inspirational

Newly Participating Schools

Alaska Airlines Imagine Tomorrow will recognize the "best project by a team from a newly participating school," awarding $300 to the school and $100 to each student member of the team.

The 2018 competition will bestow up to 12 of these awards, honoring a newly participating school from each of the 10 federal congressional districts in Washington and 2 in Idaho. Within each congressional district, the team from a newly participating school with the highest total score is declared the winner of the district award recognizing a newly participating school. A newly participating school is one that has not participated in Alaska Airlines Imagine Tomorrow in the previous four years (2014-2017).

For all participants

  • A great t-shirt!
  • Fun SWAG from our sponsors (past swag included water bottles, magnifying glasses, coffee mugs, candy, and other fun stuff!)

    Additional benefits

    Besides competing for awards worth hundreds of dollars for yourselves and your school, you get to do the following:

    • Learn how to translate your ideas into productive results.
    • Present your solutions to University faculty, as well as business, industry, and political leaders.
    • Interact with students from high schools across the state.
    • Visit a major research university and tour its laboratories.