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Student Innovation Challenge

2021 Update

Stay well, keep working on your bright ideas, and look to the future. The Student Innovation Challenge is back! Please check Nov 1, 2020 for more details.

How to Apply

Applications consist of a written application in either the Entrepreneurship or Applied Research category (see below) and a short video telling us a little bit about yourself and your idea.

Written Application

Submit your written application in either the Entrepreneurship or Applied Research category anytime before Wednesday, April 7, 2021.  Applications are being accepted now.  Once you submit you will receive an email confirming your application.

Video (3-4 minutes max)

Tell us a bit about yourself, explaining your bright idea, and your motivation for the idea.
Make sure you include your student number (A0…….) number in your email.
Submit your video by Wednesday, April 7, 2021 via email or using DropBox.

Pitch Round

Within 7 days after the deadline you will be notified if you are one of the 5 – 6 finalists moving forward to the pitch round. The Pitch Round is your chance to shine! You will have 5 minutes to pitch your bright idea to our industry sponsors and faculty. This year’s pitch round is Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021.

Award Ceremony

Winners will be announced at our awards ceremony Wednesday, May 5, 2021.