Dates and Deadlines

Please make note of the following deadlines. No exceptions will be considered.

  • December 8, 2017: Intent to Participate Form
  • January 9, 2018: Abstract Submission
  • January 9, 2018: Report Submission
  • January 9, 2018: Approval and Attestation Form
  • January 12, 2018: Request for Travel Award Form (optional)
  • January 12, 2018: Mentor Award Nomination Form (optional)
  • January 12, 2018: Blog Award Nomination Form (optional)
  • Late February-Early March 2018: Finalist Notification
  • March 2018 - Finalist Forms
  • April 8-10, 2018: MIT INSPIRE 2018 event -- Final Round at MIT’s campus in Cambridge, MA. Finalists must attend in person to compete for prizes.

Not submitting the forms in a timely manner could result in removal of your project entry from the final round of competition.

All deadlines assume a time of 11:59:59 PM Eastern Standard TimeNo extensions will be granted.