This showcase and competition highlights many of the school’s engineering design projects and represent our students’ success. The competition is open to all engineering design projects for each discipline of engineering. The evening will host 80+ judges made up of engineering alumni and local industry to help with the poster session competition.   The event will be open from 4:30-7:00pm to the public.  So everyone is welcome!! Awards will be announced around 6:30pm.  Please see the public information below for more details about the public event. 


Thursday, April 17, 2014

(judged competition)
(open to the public)
- Awards Ceremony 

   Tudor Fieldhouse - Autry Court
Rice University

Check out the 2014 REGISTERED TEAMS!


Video from the 2013 Design Showcase


TOP Award:  

$5000           Excellence in Engineering: 1st Place Engineering Design Award for 2014

Top Level Awards: 

$1000           Excellence in Freshman Engineering Design Award- Teams must ONLY have freshman members

$1000           Excellence in Underclassman or Club Engineering Design Award- Teams must be 51%+ non senior students

$1000           Excellence in Capstone Engineering Design Award- Teams must be from a capstone engineering design course ( 2 Awards)

Category Awards:

$500             Best Interdisciplinary Engineering Design Award: Students on team must come from 2 or more disciplines

$500             Best Conceptual or Computational Modeling Engineering Design Award- Team must have NO physical prototype

$500             Best Global Health Technologies Engineering Design Award 

$500             Best Energy-Related Engineering Design Award 

$500             Best Health-Related Engineering Design Award

$500             Best Environment and Sustainability Engineering Design Award 

$500             Best Engineering Design Award for Research 

$500             Best Gaming, Creative or Innovative Technology Award 

Crowd Voted:

$400             Judges’ and Professors’ Choice Award 

$400             Students’ Choice Award 


Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen | 6100 Main MS-390, Houston, Texas 77005-1827

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1892, Houston, Texas 77251-1892 

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