Here, members of the public compete to help the U.S. government solve problems big and small. Browse through challenges and submit your ideas for a chance to win.
Veterans' Employment ChallengeBuild a better application to match the skills of those who have served in the military with employer needs.
Open Until: 01/24/2020 05:00 PM ET
2020 REACH Lark AwardRecognizing advances in the science and practice of improving health equity.
Open Until: 01/28/2020 11:59 PM ET
Ocean Observing PrizeSeeking innovators to integrate marine renewable energy with ocean observation platforms, ultimately revolutionizing our capability to collect oceanographic data.
Open Until: 02/12/2020 11:59 PM ET
An Inclusive Talent Pipeline for American BusinessesAn opportunity to modernize employment recruitment, training, and retention for Americans with disabilities.
Open Until: 02/14/2020 11:59 PM ET
Waves to Water PrizeThe Waves to Water prize is a 4-Stage competition that offers up to $2.5 million in cash prizes, with a...
Open Until: 03/13/2020 11:59 PM ET
National Guard Innovation Competition - Round 1What are the biggest issues facing the national guard? Open to Guardsmen and those who know them.
Open Until: 03/16/2020 11:59 PM ET
$100,000 for a Start a SUD Startup Challenge, 2020 Spring EditionTest the premise of research ideas that can be fostered into biotech startups
Open Until: 04/24/2020 05:00 PM ET
ARIACBuild your own robot control software and win up to $10,000!
Open Until: 05/10/2020 12:00 AM ET
Individuals Taking Energy Action in ManufacturingEnergy efficiency is contagious. Share your best ideas and practices for generating measurable energy savings at U.S. manufacturing facilities.
Open Until: 05/15/2020 11:59 PM ET
2020 Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) ChallengeThe National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering is challenging undergraduate teams to develop technology solutions to unmet healthcare needs....
Open Until: 06/01/2020 11:59 PM ET
Rodeo II - Sub-Seasonal Climate ForecastingClosing the Gap on Sub-Seasonal Climate Forecasting.
Open Until: 10/01/2020 12:00 AM ET
NEI 3-D Retina Organoid Challenge 2020 Reduction to Practice (3-D ROC 2020)Build your vision of the future.
Open Until: 10/02/2020 02:00 PM ET
CO2 Conversion Challenge Phase 2Get Out of Your Element
Open Until: 11/30/2020 06:00 PM ET
EcoTox TARGET ChallengeDevelop high quality, low-cost tools that assess global gene expression in common aquatic toxicity test organisms
Open Until: 06/15/2021 11:59 PM ET
DARPA Subterranean (SubT) ChallengeCreate breakthrough technologies and capabilities for underground operations.
Open Until: 09/30/2021 12:00 AM ET