Around the world, engineers, architects, constructors and owner-operators are using Bentley’s software solutions to accelerate project delivery and improve asset performance for the infrastructure that sustains our economy and our environment. Together, we are advancing infrastructure!
Bentley Institute supports exploration and application of software and other technology as part of student learning, to ensure students gain the skills they will need as future infrastructure professionals.
We invite students around the world to participate in the 2017 Bentley Institute Student Design Competition.
Take advantage of this opportunity to test your design skills, using technology from Bentley to produce amazing projects. Harness your competitive spirit and submit your entry, to discover if your project takes the prize--as the best student project submitted in that category, among entries from students all over the world!
April 14, 2017
Project submissions—including all required supporting materials—must be received no later than this date.
Thank you to all students who submitted their projects.
2017 Winners can be seen here!
Want even more inspiration? Winners from the 2016 competition can be seen here!
Interested candidates may submit projects either
Each project submission must include acceptance of a Participation Agreement and completion of all Submission Information, including information about all team members.
To Sign Up and Submit your project, click here.
(Note: you will create a login, which will enable you to begin the submission process. You can save at any time during the process, and log back in later to complete the requirements and submit your project before the deadline.)
Structural Engineering Design
Innovation in Use of Reality Modeling for Infrastructure
Each project will be evaluated by jurors based upon creativity, aesthetics, technical merit, and the included video presentation of your project. **Please see each category, for specific submission requirements.**
Winning students will receive:
A 1,000 USD equivalent Scholarship (team based), for each General category winner
A 2,000 USD equivalent Scholarship (team based), for the Advanced category winner
Recognition and prize presentation at their school or at a Bentley event
Recognition of your project on Bentley’s websites and social media channels, to showcase your talent for potential employers