NDSU Innovation Programs

Welcome to Innovation Programs


The NDSU Research & Technology Park hosts the Innovation Challenge each year, an idea competition for students with potential to become a business or are a cause for future research. Learn more and sign up here.


The NDSU Research & Technology Park is home to Innovation Studio, a cutting edge Makerspace that is open to local college students, members of the Research & Technology Park and community entrepreneurs. Learn more about Innovation Studio here.


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NDSU Innovation Challenge Sponsors

The NDSU Innovation Challenge is made possible in part through the generous financial contributions of many companies and individuals. Our sponsors underwrite awards, invest in our technology, and contribute toward the costs of running the student competition.


On behalf of the NDSU Provost’s Office and NDSU Research & Technology Park, we’d like to extend our sincerest thanks to all of our partners.

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors