Montana Tech students showcase research, compete for cash prizes at Techxpo


Seventy-eight student research and design projects, represented by 175 undergraduate and graduate students, will fill the HPER Complex at Montana Technological University on Thursday, April 25, 2024, as students compete for cash prizes in the 13th annual Techxpo.

Techxpo is a campus-wide event aimed at showcasing the hard work, innovation, and excellence of students. Exhibits will include projects in science, engineering, and mathematics. A panel of industry professionals judge the students’ projects, and the top project in each category is awarded a cash prize.

The event is free and open to the community, as well as industry partners, alumni, and local area high school and middle school students. Opening remarks begin at 1:30 pm, followed by judging and an awards reception at 4:30 pm.

The 2024 event is sponsored by Freeport McMoRan, NorthWestern Energy, Water & Environmental Technologies, Ash Grove Cement, Sibanye Stillwater, Montana Precision Products, and Montana Tech’s Research and Graduate School. For more information, visit