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Thank You, 2016 BGDC Judges

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They’re entrepreneurs, pioneers, environmentalists, biomimics, professors, biologists, foodies, and more. They’ve improved their industries and have dedicated countless hours of their time to making the world a better place. We would like to offer our sincere thanks to all of the 2016 BGDC judges. These individuals work tirelessly towards a greater good and we have only the utmost gratitude for their dedication to judging our 2016 Biomimicry Global Design Challenge. For over a month, they've volunteered their time to give each entry careful review, provide...

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2016 BGDC Submissions are Closed!

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It is an exciting time here at the Biomimicry Institute now that the 2016 Biomimicry Global Design Challenge submission period is closed and judging is underway. Submissions came flooding in from around the world last month to compete in a chance at winning the $100,000 Ray C. Anderson Foundation Ray of Hope Prize in addition to other cash and mentorship prizes. This challenge pulled in 86 submissions with the total number of participants exceeding 300.

"We were thrilled to have submissions from 18 countries this year, including our first submission from...

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Last call for entries!

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Today is the day! The deadline for the 2016 Biomimicry Global Design Challenge is today, May 11, at 11:59:59 PM PDT.

Please submit your designs as soon as possible to avoid avoid last-minute issues with bandwidth or other technical glitches. The challenge platform will not accept any late entries.

Make sure to check out the rules and FAQs page and the submissions information page for any questions about your entry. And, as always, please contact us at challenge@biomimicry.org with any questions.

Stay tuned for the finalist announcement in late June. Good luck -...

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One month to go! BGDC submissions are due May 11.

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The clock is ticking away and we are drawing nearer to our May 11, 2016 submission deadline for the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge. There’s about a month left, leaving plenty of time to add those finishing touches and ensure your team has met all of the submission requirements.

Register and pay by April 11 to take advantage of our early-bird rates. Don't worry if you're not ready to submit yet - even if you pay by the early bird deadline, you don't need to submit your design until May 11.

In case you’ve missed it, we are offering more awards this year...

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