from imagination to innovation
The Imagine Blue Awards celebrate the best student ideas and professional prototypes using Bluetooth® technology.
Join our growing list of developers, innovators and inventors who not only enhance but transform people’s lives with Bluetooth. Enter by 13 December. All physical entries due by 16 December.Learn more
there are two categories you can enter:
For companies or individuals with a workable prototype, this category shines a light on Bluetooth innovations coming to market soon. Show us how life will be better with Bluetooth.
For individuals enrolled in high school, college-level, or post-graduate school who have an idea, concept or working prototype on how life is better with Bluetooth. Submissions require a letter of recommendation from a teacher or professor.
what if you win?
There are so many benefits to the Imagine Blue Awards for both finalists and winners.
Finalists receive the following:
Featured throughout the Bluetooth SIG website and marketing materials
Travel stipend to attend Bluetooth World and share your story with the judges
Social media and press coverage in top publications
Winners receive all the benefits above plus a cash prize!
Prototype category: $10,000 USD
Student category: $5,000 USDLearn more
You don’t have to be a genius to make something helpful. You just need to be able to recognize problems in the world around you.
Kenneth Shinozuka, 2015 Student Winner
Winning the awards signaled that what we were doing was built on solid ground. It was also a big reassurance to the people who backed us. Without a doubt, it helped get us to where we are today.
Tom Acland, Co-founder and Head of Business Development, COBI GmbH, 2015 Overall Winner
We received a lot of local and agricultural press that helped us promote the tracker.
Franz Hoepfinger, Fliegl Agratechnik GmbH, 2016 Overall Winner
I received an invitation to the White House due to winning the awards which was something I wasn’t expecting at all.
Sanjana Shah, 2016 Student Winner
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