Are you ready to change the world? Then enter the second annual Windows Embedded Student ChallengE! The competition challenges undergraduate teams of four, with a faculty mentor, to design a computer-based system that solves a real-world problem.

Organized by Microsoft® in association with the Computer Society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE), the contest invites registered Windows Embedded Student ChallengE teams to compete for a chance to present their projects in Redmond, WA, and win cash prizes. Participating teams also have the opportunity to be selected for the finals of the Computer Society's own competition - the CSIDC (Computer Society International Design Competition) in Washington, D.C. Submissions are due January 23, 2005, so register online today.

Key Dates
Entry forms due - January 23, 2005

  • Final reports due to both CSIDC and Microsoft - April 23, 2005
    Please note: For teams participating in the Windows Embedded Student ChallengE, there is no need to submit an interim report.
  • Windows Embedded Student ChallengE finalists announced - May 6, 2005
  • Windows Embedded Student ChallengE finals - June 17 & 18, 2005 in Redmond, WA

Note that Registration will be open from November 22nd 2004

- Mike