Rekhi Innovation Challenge

The Rekhi Innovation Challenge is a crowdfunding competition to help promote and support student innovation and entrepreneurship through the use of Superior Ideas. The team who raises the most money for their project will receive a monetary match. The Rekhi Innovation Challenge is currently for Michigan Tech teams only.

New Exercise Equipment for...

Our exercise device offers a new option for wheelchair users to exercise upper-extremity muscles so that they can improve their strength and wheelchair mobility.

$310 (funded)
$5,000 (goal)
Portable Interlocking Skateboard...

The goal of this project is to design and manufacture a customizable skatepark that exceeds market capabilities. We plan to implement the following tasks: Lightweight flat panels, Durable skate surfaces, Interlocking modular features, and Assembly design optimization. Completing these tasks will...

$275 (funded)
$3,000 (goal)
Robotics Systems Enterprise...

Beginning in Fall of 2015, the Robotic Systems Enterprise (RSE) has been working on a project to collect soil samples from lakes in the area. The goal was to create a modular remotely operated vehicle (ROV) that could travel to the bottom of a local lake to collect soil samples.

$585 (funded)
$5,000 (goal)
The Future of Winter Cycling? The...

The Velovations Enterprise team is working with a local trails club to design and build a multi-purpose trail groomer for single track trails.

$10 (funded)
$1,200 (goal)

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