BMEidea: A design competition for biomedical engineering students
The world needs more effective, functional and affordable technology solutions to clinical medical problems.
You can fast-track these solutions by entering BMEidea, the United States' leading competition for biomedical and bioengineering students. Cash prizes are available: the first place team wins $10,000; second place $5,000; and third place $2,500. Cash prizes will be disbursed to each of the winning team's departments to be allocated at the discretion of the faculty advisor.
BMEidea 2013 competition timeline
- Friday, April 5: BMEidea application deadline
- April 6 - May 17: Judging of entries
- Mid May: Finalists are notified
- June 18-20: Awards will be presented to winners at the 2013 MD&M Medical Device Tradeshow and Convention in Philadelphia, PA (exact time and location TBA)
Apply and tell us about:
- A health-related technology
- Invented by students
- That addresses a real clinical need
Competition entries will be judged on the following:
- Technical, economic and regulatory feasibility
- Contribution to human health and quality of life
- Technological innovation
- Potential for commercialization
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