President’s Innovation Challenge

Thomas College undergraduate and on-campus MBA students are invited to participate in the President’s Innovation Challenge each year. In addition to learning and applying Design Thinking to a real-world professional experience, students who complete the project will:

  • Earn digital badges for skills highly-sought after by employers
  • Receive $250
  • Have the chance to win other prizes during the final competition

FALL 2022 Information

Fall 2022 Projects Coming Soon


Final Pitch Competition Agenda Coming Soon

Project Timeline for Students

Information for Project Hosts

Competition Scoring Rubrics

Important Dates

  • September 14, 2022 from 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. in the Summit Room – Program Launch: Learn more about the challenges and network with project hosts.
  • September 23, 2022 – Applications Due
  • December 7, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Summit Room – Final Pitch Competition and Baduation. (These combined event celebrations replace the single event originally planned for November 30, 2022.

Looking Back

Spring 2022 Projects and Participants

Fall 2021 Projects and Participants


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