2018 Collegiate Inventors Competition

2018 Collegiate Inventors Competition

About CIC
The Collegiate Inventors Competition (CIC) was founded in 1990 to encourage and drive innovation and entrepreneurship at the collegiate level. The Competition brings together the nation’s brightest college minds to showcase, recognize and award their cutting-edge research and discovery.

How to Enter
The first step in applying for to the CIC is filling out our online application form. The application form will include:
– Your student information
– An essay including a brief description or abstract of your invention
– A letter of recommendation from a faculty advisor or professional reference
– A literature/patent search and summary
– Any relevant supporting or supplemental materials (i.e. charts, graphs, videos, samples, etc.)
Application Resources
– Rules and Requirements
– Entry Tips
– Advisor Letter
– Patent Search
– FAQ

Visit invent.org/challenge, or email collegiate@invent.org for more information.

Submissions close June 8, 2018.