Detroit-area Students to Participate in SAE International's AWIM International Fuel Cell Competition during SAE World Congress

WARRENDALE, Pa., April 2, 2014 -

School students from across Detroit participate in the 4th Annual A World In Motion® (AWIM) International Fuel Cell Competition, Thursday, April 10 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in Hall B (Macomb Hall), Cobo Center, Detroit.

The International Fuel Cell Competition, which is hosted by SAE International and sponsored by the GM Foundation, is set up as a friendly competition where students (in Engineering Design Teams of 3 or 4) compete in distance, accuracy, weight carrying and speed events.

The schools scheduled to participate include:

Detroit Public Schools              Clippert Academy

Detroit Public Schools              Golightly Education Center

Archdiocese of Detroit              St. Edith School

Archdiocese of Detroit              St. Michael-Livonia

Detroit Country Day School     Detroit Country Day School

Detroit Public Schools              Emerson Elementary

Detroit Public Schools              Gompers Elementary/Middle School

Detroit Public Schools              Munger Elementary

Detroit Public Schools              Keidan Education Center

Detroit Public Schools              Davison Elementary/Middle School

Detroit Public Schools              Greenfield Union Elementary/Middle

For more information about the 4th Annual A World In Motion® (AWIM) International Fuel Cell Competition, visit http://www.awim.org/events/fuelcell_challenge/.

For more information about the SAE 2014 World Congress, visit http://www.sae.org/congress/; to request press credentials, call 1-724-772-8522 or email pr@sae.org .

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 138,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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