The contest was held for junior and senior high school students at the John Gilbert Reese Center, 1209 University Drive in Newark. The objective was to design a device that would protect a large egg from breaking when it was dropped from a height of approximately 22 feet.

The contest was held for junior and senior high school students at the John Gilbert Reese Center, 1209 University Drive in Newark. The objective was to design a device that would protect a large egg from breaking when it was dropped from a height of approximately 22 feet.