Awards

The Nerd Herd competes for various awards at Regional and World competitions.

In the past years, the team has been rewarded with the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award, Sportsmanship Award, Website Award, Woodie Flowers Award, Judge’s Award, and the Engineering Inspiration Award.

  • The Entrepreneurship Award is given to the team that displays entrepreneurial enthusiasm and the vital business skills to ensure a self-sustaining program.
  • The Sportsmanship Award is given to the team that shows sportsmanship to other teams.
  • The Website Award is given to the team that displays excellence in student designed, built, and managed team website.
  • The Woodie Flowers Award is given to a team’s mentor, who uses excellent communication skills to lead, inspire, teach, and empower the team.
  • The Judge’s Award  is given to a team that the judge’s believe showed distinctive achievements, or dynamic excellence.
  • The Engineering Innovation Award is given to the team that shows admiration to/ for engineering within their school and community.
  1. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2007 Los Angeles, CA
  2. Sportsmanship Award 2007 San Diego, CA
  3. Website Award 2007 San Diego, CA
  4. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2008 Phoenix, AZ
  5. Woodie Flowers Award 2008 Phoenix, AZ
  6. Judge’s Award 2008 Los Angeles, CA
  7. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2009 Los Angeles, CA
  8. Engineering Inspiration Award 2009 Las Vegas, NV
  9. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2009 Atlanta, GA
  10. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2010 Los Angeles, CA
  11. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2010 San Diego, CA
  12. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2011 Los Angeles, CA
  13. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2012 St. Louis, MO
  14. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2012 Madera, CA
  15. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2013 San Bernardino, CA
  16. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Entrepreneurship Award 2014 Las Vegas, NV
  17. Finalist Award 2014 Las Vegas, NV