Join Biodesign Challenge 2019!
The future will be grown
Registration for the 2019 Biodesign Challenge is now open. Join an international competition and education program that introduces students to the intersections of biotechnology, art, and design.
By registering for the competition, your university is guaranteed a spot in the 2019 Biodesign Challenge. Participating students will have multiple opportunities:
Develop projects that explore biotechnology's role in sustainability, fashion, agriculture, architecture, biomaterials, medicine, water, ethics, and more.
Partner with select scientists to envision the future of biotech. Delve into science and the emerging issues associated with its use.
Present projects onstage at the three-day BDC Summit in New York City for an audience of prominent artists, designers, curators, scientists, and entrepreneurs.
Participate in our symposium featuring the leading voices who are pioneering the field of biodesign.
Compete for awards including the Glass Microbe, Outstanding Science, Outstanding Field Research, and sponsored prizes.
Library + Webinars
Access our online library of articles and take part in interactive webinars hosted by leading industry experts.
Are you interested in registering your classroom?
Click on "Guidelines" to review competition rules. Click on "Registration" to read all requirements to register for BDC 2019.
Please reach out to us with questions. We'll be in touch with you to follow up about your inquiry.