Stanford Center Design Competition 2022 (Optimizing Health Span) invites university students from all around the world to participate with a chance to win cash prizes! Participate now!
The competition aims to design products and services which optimize long life for us all. The 2022-2023 Challenge focuses on the optimization of health span – the period of life spent in good health, free from chronic diseases and disabilities.
Stanford Center Design Competition 2022 Details
The Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge is a global competition that encourages students to design products and services to improve well-being across the lifespan.
In its tenth year, the Challenge is focused on the optimization of health span – the period of life spent in good health, free from chronic diseases and disabilities.
LONGEVITY DESIGN CHALLENGE GOALS:
- Create well-designed, practical solutions that improve well-being across the lifespan.
- Encourage a new generation of students to become knowledgeable about issues associated with long lives.
- Provide promising designers with a path to drive change in the world.
The 2023 Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge invites student designers to create solutions that contribute towards the optimization of health span at any age.
They especially welcome designs that increase the health spans of people in disadvantaged circumstances, which may include poverty, food, housing, or climate insecurity.
Examples of designs include (but are not limited to) solutions that:
- Increase physical activity
- Improve diet
- Improve sleep
- Reduce chronic disease
- Improve mental health
- Enhance social connection
Who can enter?
The challenge is open to teams of 1-5 students enrolled during the 2022-2023 academic year, attending any accredited university or college globally.
Each team must have at least one full-time student and if the team is selected as a Finalist, only students may present.
Competition Entry fee
The competition is free to enter.
Stanford Center Design Competition 2022 Prizes
Top winners receive cash prizes of $10,000 (1st place), $5,000 (2nd place), $2,000 (3rd place).
Finalists receive a $1,000 cash prize and mentorship from industry experts and researchers.
Register to participate and submit your entry here: designchallengestanford. You may participate as an individual or as part of a team. Teams may have a maximum of 5 members
Once you have prepared your materials, log in and complete the entry form. The form will be open from September 12 until 11:59 PM Pacific time on December 8, 2022.
- Kick-off: September 12, 2022
- Phase I submissions due: Thursday, December 8, 2022
- Finalists (5-8 teams) announced: Wednesday, January 25, 2023
- Finals: April 2023 (exact date TBA)
You can check the competition website following this link
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