Call for First Round SubmissionsMarch 9, 2016
Entrants submitted their initial makerspace plans.
First Round Submission DeadlineApril 1, 2016
The Challenge stopped accepting submissions at 11:59PM ET on Friday, April 1.
CTE Makeover BootcampApril 11 - May 22, 2016
The CTE Makeover Bootcamp offered participants resources to improve and expand upon plans and designs for their makerspaces. Resources and expert guidance were provided on a variety of topics including educational programming, design, and community engagement.
Blueprint DeadlineMay 22, 2016
Entrants submitted their Blueprints.
Prize Winners AnnouncedJune 17, 2016
Prize winners were announced at the White House Champions of Change for Making event.
Makerspace Build OutJune - September 2016
Prize winners will implement their design plans.
- current stage
Prize Winner ShowcaseOctober 1, 2016 at the World Maker Faire
Prize winners will present a video tour of their constructed makerspaces.