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Source America Design Challenge

Application Deadline:



High School and Collegiate


The SourceAmerica Design Challenge is a national engineering competition aimed at creating innovative workplace technology for people with disabilities. There are two levels of the competition -- high school and collegiate.

Student teams work with an individual with a disability through a nonprofit agency that employs people with disabilities. The goal is to invent a process, device, system or software that can enhance productivity or overcome workplace obstacles. Inventions are evaluated on their impact in the workplac


Project Submission: January 25, 2018

Terms of Award:

You Could Win an All-Expense Paid Trip to Washington DC, plus Cash Awards!

If you have any problems registering please contact Charissa Garcia at

Please Submit:

Only one registration is needed per team
Have the team leader register on behalf of the team by filling out the form below.
The team leader will receive the team login to Egnyte via email. This login and password is to be shared by the team.

Online Application: