2021 NJ SkillsUSA Championships
NJ SkillsUSA Championships is the state-level competition for high school and
post-secondary students who are enrolled in career and technical education
training programs within the state.
Competitors will compete in over 90 hands-on skill and
leadership contests this Spring via in-person and virtual contests.
1st place winners will qualify to represent the state of New Jersey at the National SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Conference during the month of June 2021.
The contest standards for the national events are available with a paid professional SkillsUSA membership. Details available at
NJ SkillsUSA also conducts several contests that are considered "state only" competitive events. These contests do not have a national level competition. Information on the "state only" events are available on this website under "State Only Contests". Direct any questions to our office at 908 526-8900 X7249. The following state only contests are being considered for this year's SkillsUSA Championships:
Cosmetology Knowledge Bowl
Criminal Justice Quiz Bowl
Design & Build Plywood Challenge
Custom Automotive Painting
MRE Culinary Challenge
Ornamental Iron Design
SkillsUSA Safety Display
State Banner Design
Wedding Cake Decorating
New Jersey also provides State Only Special Needs Contest Opportunities in: