Welcome to ASB Bright Sparks

ASB Bright Sparks is New Zealand's most exciting technology competition. Every year school students all over the country submit their inventions for the chance to win big their share of $10,000 prize pool.

The winners for this year’s ASB Bright Sparks competition have now been announced. Congratulations to the finalists and thank you to everyone who participated!


The 2016 ASB Bright Sparks Awards
2016 ASB Bright Spark Awards

The winners have been announced!

Congratulations to all of our 2016 ASB Bright Sparks winners! The ASB Bright Sparks Forum and Awards Ceremony were a great chance to celebrate our young inventors’ achievements.

Mitchell Hollows (Koru Paua Tool) and Mikayla Stokes (Pollution Sensor) were our overall winners this year.  

 Check out all the category winners here >> 


Find out how to protect your inventions and ideas

Ask questions about Intellectual Property in our forums and the friendly team from Baldwins will do their best to answer your questions.

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Work-in-progress video contest
2016-ASB-Bright-Spark-work-in-progress video contest

This contest has ended and we want thank you all for a great response.

Congratulations to our 10 lucky winners!

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ASB Bright Sparks alumnus: Leli Baghaei Rad

Have you ever imagined working at Google, Yahoo! or Facebook?

Find out how ASB Bright Sparks alumnus Leli Baghaei Rad made this a reality.

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