UW Environmental Innovation Challenge 2010



Competition Organizer

UW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; College of Engineering; College of the Envrionment

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • Technology - Green
Who's Eligible
Any student team from a Washington State college or university.
Important Dates

Intent to Submit deadline is February 11, 2010 with business summaries due by March 4, 2010. Challenge Day is on April 1, 2010 at Magnuson Park at Sandpoint in Seattle.

Competition Prizes

$10,000 cash prize for first place, $5,000 second-place prize, and three $2,500 “honorable mention” prizes.

Other Info

The organizers have $30,000 available for student teams to help produce their prototypes. You can use this funding for purchasing materials for your prototype, renting equipment, purchasing safety equipment, and hiring short-term work beyond your team’s capacity.