BRILLIANT ENGINEERING STUDENTS. REAL-WORLD PROJECTS.

Sponsor an engineering design project at the University of Arizona. Now accepting proposals for 2017-2018.

THE ULTIMATE CHALLENGE

DESIGN DAY 2017 OFFERED THE NEXT BIG THING, 100 TIMES OVER

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EXCELLENCE IN DESIGN. OUR TEAMS PERFORM AT THE TOP LEVEL.

Students competed for more than $25,000 in industry-sponsored prizes in 2017.

"THE MOST EXCITING DAY ON CAMPUS."

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Get a Fresh Perspective on Design.

A team of UA engineering students dives into each sponsored project for a full academic year of research, planning, design, building and testing.

Project Sponsorship

Sponsors submit projects and work with the program coordinator to ensure the best project content and identify project needs.

Mentor Planning

Top industry mentors take on projects, review resources and project needs, and consider the skill sets needed for design execution.

Student Selection

With sponsor and mentor input, projects needs are submitted into advanced software that matches student disciplines to project requirements.

Judging and Awards

Judges are selected to nominate project teams for engineering excellence. Awards and cash prizes are given to outstanding students at Design Day.

DONATE TO OUR PROGRAM!

Donations support the expert development of the interdisciplinary Engineering Design Program. These funds allow for the maintenance and growth of a superior program that benefits the community, sponsor companies and senior engineering students.

 

Donations can be directed to the following areas:
Program and Course Development | R&D Resources & Facilities | Awards
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