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To enter the competition, you will need to select “Click here to apply”, which on selection involves 4 easy steps:

STEP 1: Create a profile. All fields are mandatory and creates an application account for you.

STEP 2: Select the Competition and Challenge that you wish to enter i.e. Undergraduate or Open and then within each competition the challenge that you are aiming to address being, New & Emerging Technology or Leadership.

STEP 3: Create your Entry. For the Undergraduate Competition you will submit an 800 to 1000-word essay response to the Challenge on the form provided OR alternatively upload a 3 to 10 minute video. For the Open Competition you will have to complete the online application form containing 9 questions each with an allowable number of words.

Step 4: Save and Finalise your Entry. You may SAVE progress on your application at any point and return to complete it up to the closing date of the competition. Once you SAVE & FINALISE your Application Form, the application is frozen so please ensure that you have worked the idea up fully before you make the final decision to select that option.  

N.B. You may find it helpful to write your entry offline, e.g., in Microsoft Word, and paste the final reviewed content into the application form.

All dates shown on this website are in MM/DD/YYYY format.

If in any doubt either contact us at info@coins-grandchallenge.com OR Refer to the Guidance Notes and Terms & Conditions on the COINS Construction Industry Grand Challenge website for more detail.