Prototype something that will become the next big thing. Awaken your inner entrepreneur and develop a physical, tangible thing that will shake up the industry.
Outstanding contestants will have the opportunity to be featured in a Hackaday article.
20 Best Product finalists will win $1000 each. To move into the finalist arena, contestants will be required to submit three prototype replicas for judging.
The team or person that wins the Best Product Prize will win $30k and an opportunity to interview for a residency at the Supplyframe Design Lab. A Design Lab residency comes with a materials budget, mentoring, and the use of world class equipment such as injection molding, milling and 3D printing machines.
Starts March 20th - Ends July 24th
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Suggested Prototype started, Suggested Business Plan. Deadline for entry to Best Product round.
2-5 minute video of a working prototype required.
Best Product finalists required to submit three prototype replicas.
On or around July 31st, the 20 Best Product finalists will be announced. Best Product finalists must complete the following requirements by October 21, 2017. The winner will be announced on or around November 11, 2017.