This page is intended for generic announcements made regarding each region keydates, contest phases, projects status, changes, locations, rules, etc.

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Digilent Design Contest Europe Is Paused!

We will not be hosting the Digilent Design Contest in 2020; we will be pausing this year to reconsider the goals and design of the contest for future years. Stay connected with us on social media and our blog, as we anticipate bringing it back with a renewed focus in the years to come.

Published on October 7th, 2019

Digilent Design Contest Saturday Schedule!

The schedule of the presentations is available. You can download it below.

Digilent Design Contest Final Evaluation! Deadline: May 5th, 2019

The final evaluation for the 15th edition of Digilent Design Contest has started. You can submit the evaluation form here.

All the information regarding the final evaluation can be found and downloaded here. Please read carefully and contact us if something is not clear.

Published on April 24th, 2019

Digilent Design Contest Pre-Evaluation Period! Deadline: April 8th, 2019

The Pre-Evaluation for the 15th edition of Digilent Design Contest started. You can submit the Pre-evaluation documents here.

Published on April 1st, 2019

Digilent Design Contest Europe Registration Is Closed

The 2019 edition registration period has ended, thank you for your hard work in preparing the project proposals in time!
Looking forward to seeing the new interesting projects ahead!

NEWDigilent Design Contest Enrollment Period! Deadline January 20, 2019

A new enrollment period has been added to Digilent Design Contest for this edition, from January 1st to January 20th, 2019. This will not affect the enrollment deadline from December 31st; the hardware will be distributed on time. 
The Pre-evaluation submission, Evaluation submission deadlines and the Final presentations dates remain unchanged. Consult the new Timeline here:

October 8, 2018                                             Contest announcement, registration begins
October 8 – November 17, 2018                    Early enrollment period
December 1 – 15, 2018   
                               Hardware distribution for the early enrolled teams
November 18 – December 31, 2018              Second enrollment period
January 15, 2019                                           Second hardware distribution process begins 
January 1 – January 20, 2019                       Third enrollment period
January 20, 2019                                           Registration ends, third hardware distribution process begins
January 31, 2019                                           Enrollment acceptance process ends
April 8, 2019                                                   Pre-evaluation submission deadline
May 5, 2019                                                    Final projects submission
May 11-12, 2019                                             Final presentations in Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Digilent Design Contest Europe Resources Updated!

The Information Packet from Resources was updated. This year comes with something new. All the project enrolled to this year’s edition must respect a generic structure that was provided in the Information Packet. Along with the structure you will find a readme document with instructions and a git tutorial.

Design Spark Joins Digilent Design Contest Europe!

For the first time, Design Spark co-sponsors Digilent Design Contest in its 15th edition. DesignSpark is an engineer and maker community from RS Components; they provide free CAD software, online resources and design support.

Digilent Design Contest Europe Is Launched!

The new edition is up and running, you can register now here!

Stay with us in the new 2019 edition of the contest!