Competitors in this stage will have 150 days to build a functional prototype or proof-of-concept of their system, and develop a plan to build and deliver their technology for the DRINK Stage. Up to 5 - 10 winners will be awarded equally from a total prize pool of up to $500,000, but not to exceed $150,000 each, even if less than 4 winners are selected. Any eligible entity may compete in the CREATE Stage regardless of whether they were a competitor in the DESIGN or CONCEPT Stage.
Are you a thinker, entrepreneur, facility or potential partner? Anyone with an innovative idea can help promote transformation by participating in the American-Made Challenges.