DOE Announces Two Prizes for Manufacturing Innovator Challenge

Published by , October 26, 2018 12:05 pm

(EINNews) The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced two new manufacturing prizes as part of the Manufacturing Innovator Challenge, an effort to crowdsource solutions for next generation manufacturing, to increase energy productivity and strengthen America’s industrial base. The challenge is being launched in partnership with Freelancer.com, the world’s largest freelancing and crowdsourcing platform with over 30 million users.
The first prize is Additive Manufacturing for Disaster Response – $7,500 total prize purse (3 winners at $2,500 each).
The second prize is Solid State Lighting Manufacturing – $9,000 total prize purse (3 winners at $3,000 each).