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The National Gallery for America’s Young Inventors is making history by annually recognizing America’s great student inventors and displaying their inventions.


  • To demonstrate that valuable inventions can be created by America’s youth
  • To display award-winning inventions derived from national competitions
  • To establish students as role models for other students
  • To inspire student pride in learning
  • To provide the opportunity for students who are passive spectators to become active participants
  • To ignite the faith that students can solve real-world problems
  • To show that adults and youth can work together for positive educational goals
  • To demonstrate that educational achievement can be prestigious and glamorous
  • To inspire America’s pride in her students

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National Gallery for America’s Young Inventors, click here:

Thomas Edison Innovation Foundation
The National Gallery for America's Young Inventors is a program of

Edison Innovation Foundation

Proudly sponsored by
The Edison Innovation


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 We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation for the National Gallery of America's Young Inventors, 1999-2006

Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation


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