Wednesday, October 5, 2011 myBiz Blog
Are you innovative? Win money through the Schoofs Creativity Prize and the Qualcomm Wireless Innovation Prize! by Nikki Bollig

Challenge yourself to discover and build the next big idea in wireless technology. Compete in the Qualcomm Wireless Prize, slated for Wednesday, April 18, 2012 in the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery.

Form a team, develop and prototype new wireless hardware and software ideas and combine them with tangible, market-ready business plans. All UW-Madison undergraduates and master’s-level graduate students are eligible to compete for prizes of up to $10,000. Register at: http://innovation.wisc.edu/qualcomm/

And don't forget to register for Innovation Days! UW-Madison's longest-running innovation competition also rewards up to $10,000 for creative product ideas and prototypes. The registration deadline is fast approaching on Friday, Oct. 14. Register at: http://innovation.wisc.edu/

Participation from non-engineering students is one of the College of Engineering's major goals, and there's been some success stories in recent years, including a senior in psychology who won the Schoofs Prize in 2009!