July 1, 2021 to Sept. 30, 2021
Contest Launch The Design Contest will be launched on July 1.
Register as a developer. You will receive a confirmation email and a unique team ID upon registration.
Aug. 1 to Sept. 30 / Oct. 31, 2021
Proposal Submission Registered developers can start to submit your project proposal from August 1 to September 30. Proposals need to be received by September 30 and October 31 for SGP projects.
Oct. 15 / Nov. 4, 2021
Proposal Selection The InnovateFPGA Judging Committee and community will select regional teams to progress to the next round based on the submitted design proposals.

Successful teams will each receive an Intel FPGA Cloud Connectivity Kit to develop your proposed project into real design. (Shipping will start on Oct. 16th and Nov. 4th)

SGP Projects: Judging will start from Nov. 1 to Nov. 3, 2021. Shipment of hardware is expected to start on Nov. 4.
April. 3, 2022
Develop Your Design! Teams develop your projects using resources provided by Terasic, Intel, and other sponsors and upload completed design paper and project video before the deadline.
April 22, 2022
Regional Finals The Judging Committee will select 1 winner and 2 runners-up in each region based on teams' design papers, video presentations, and responses to judges' questions.
June 23, 2022
Grand Final The top 3 teams from each of the Regional Finals will be invited to present and demonstrate their projects to the judging committee, consisting of industry experts in San Jose, CA.