Society of Women Engineers

Collegiate Competitions

Collegiate Competitions Overview

Showcase your skills and imagination! SWE Collegiate Competitions include a variety of challenging programs, projects, and special activities that build valuable hands-on experience while sharpening your leadership, technical, and problem-solving abilities. Please see below for an overview of the current competitions and to download submission packets. Please note that deadlines vary for each award and late or incomplete submissions will be not accepted. For general questions about Collegiate Competitions, please contact


Interested in all available Awards? Check out the Awards Flyer.

PepsiCo SWE Student Engineering Challenge - 07/05/2019

The PepsiCo SWE Student Engineering Challenge for 2019 is no longer accepting submissions. To learn more about the Student Challenge, please visit the PepsiCo SWE Student Engineering Challenge website here. If you have any questions, please contact

Collegiate Poster & Rapid Fire Competition - 4/1/2020-6/15/2020

Emphasizes the ability to deliver outstanding visual presentations. Applications are available from April 1 - June 15, 2020.

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  • Emily Hoffman
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Team Tech Competition (Sponsored by Boeing) - 1/15/2020

Emphasizes the importance of teamwork and interface with industry in the engineering educational process. Packet Available from December 1 – January 15.