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Student Project Competition - Winners Announced!

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Announcing the winners of the 2021 Student Project Competition!

The Grass Roots Student Project Competition awards students for sharing their projects with the world! Sharing your projects is a key part of building your professional profile - we believe every student engineer has a great story to tell!

There are two cash prizes up for grabs, £1000 GBP for the winner and £500 GBP for the runner-up. The results are in and we are delighted to share the winners with you... 

Student Project Competition - Winner Elysia

WINNER - £1000 GBP

Elysia – Remotely-Controlled Biological Microscope

Student Project Competition - Runner up


JorgeFerrer-Bertomeu – AMK – Ardunio Music Keyboard

Student Project Competition - Highly Commended


karol­­_poznan - SauleBoard - Charge controller with MPPT and Bluetooth


Congratulations to all entrants. The judging team were highly impressed by the level of technical innovation and creativity displayed by engineers at just the start of their careers. 

We look forward to keeping up to date with all of the projects as they continue to evolve!

EmmaWilliamson - GuidePod™

AbinChundattu - Team Aero-Watt: Getting off the Ground

RebeccaBean - Development of a Biosensor with the use of an Arduino

Simon_Betts10 - A Tuneable Coupler for 5G mm and microwave Power Amplifier Applications

Dreambuild - Brain controlled multifunctional rolling robot based on openbci-Python-Arduino and "disk" system

QingyiLiu - Smart Cooling Sports Shoes

JIAYANChu - Loudspeaker Manufacturing System Desgin

BriaEdgley-Green - The Designs and Implementation of a Self-powered Water Smart Meter

BahirRaiy - Renewable Energy Electrification Kit (REEK)

Lucia.mb - Student Project Competition: 3D Printed Animal Mobility Device

ZarinaIssabekova - Student Project Competition: Assistive Devices and 3D Printing

JackYoung - Design and Simulation of a Mars Planetary Rover for Cave Exploration

Adibah Arifin - Pandemic Surveillance System 


RS Grass Roots is the Education & Community Impact team at RS. Grass Roots champions young engineers with exciting opportunities to nurture the next generation of outstanding innovators! Industry now demands graduate engineers with not only the knowledge but crucially the skills and practical experience to solve real problems and create new designs. Whether you are an academic working to enhance the educational experience or a student tackling your latest project - RS is here to help.