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Informational Only

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Novel Ballistic Coverage

The Seeker desires a new approach for providing maximum ballistic coverage without range of motion limitations.

Department of Defense

Total Cash Prizes Offered: $10,000
Type of Challenge: Creative (design & multimedia)
Submission Start: 04/28/2015 12:00 AM ET
Submission End: 06/02/2015 11:59 PM ET


This exciting Ideation Challenge is co-sponsored by U.S. Special Operations Command and the Combatting Terrorism Technology Support Office.  We're looking for innovative armor designs that will provide the maximum wearer protection and mobility.   If you have a solution please follow this link to the host challenge site on  


Please visit the host site on to review the contest rules.

Judging Criteria

Please register on the host InnoCentive site to receive details on the judging criteria

How To Enter

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