The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon has issued a call for applications for the 2019-2020 Design Challenge, planned for April 17-19, 2020.

The Decathlon is a collegiate competition, comprising 10 contests, that challenges student teams to design and build highly efficient and innovative buildings powered by renewable energy.

Key dates:

  • November 5, 2019 – All Design Challenge participating teams must complete the team application.
  • September 2019 to March 2020 – Webinars and building science trainings are offered.
  • April 17-19, 2020 – Finalist teams complete their project submissions and compete with presentations to industry leaders.

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