Detailed Schedule

  • Call for Public Feedback

    November 4, 2015

    The public was asked to submit feedback to shape the challenge design.

  • Public Feedback Deadline

    December 9, 2015

    Public feedback closed at 11:59:59 p.m ET on Wednesday, December 9.

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    Call For Submissions

    November 2, 2016

    Entrants can submit here.

  • Submission Deadline

    January 17, 2017

    The Challenge will stop accepting submissions at 4:59:59 p.m. ET on Tuesday, January 17.

  • Finalists Announced

    Winter 2017

    Up to five finalist teams will be chosen by a judging panel to receive $50,000 each and advance to the Virtual Accelerator.

  • Virtual Accelerator

    Spring 2017

    Finalists will revise and improve their submissions with coaching and mentorship from experts in technology and education.

  • Innovator's Boot Camp

    Spring 2017

    Finalists will participate in an Innovator’s Boot Camp with experts focused on design, development, and innovation to help revise and improve their submissions. Finalist attendance is mandatory, location and date to be announced.

  • Demo Day

    Summer 2017

    Finalists will present playable prototypes to the judges at Demo Day. Finalist attendance is mandatory, location and date to be announced.

  • Winner Announced

    Summer 2017

    The winner(s) will be announced and prize(s) will be awarded.