Procedures for Stipends and Travel

Further details about the procedures for stipend payments, prize awards issued, and requests for reimbursement for travel expenses incurred to participate in the Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge and attend the Final Competition can be found in the Overview, Rules and Awards document.


In support of the Student Team activities, three separate stipends of $1000 each will be disbursed upon completion of:

  1. Kick-Off Webinar
  2. Design and Specification Midway Review
  3. Final Presentation


NFPA will reimburse for travel and allowable expenses directly related to the Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge for one faculty adviser and up to five students, participating in the Final Competition event.