The application period for the 2018 Imaginations competition will open September 2017.
To start an application, the team leader needs to complete the online team registration process. Once the team is registered, the team leader will receive an email with a link to print the Registration Form and instructions with links for each team participant to register online individually.
Each team member must register online individually by the application deadline for the team application to be considered.
All team members and their corresponding authorized college or university representatives must sign the Registration Form.
To complete the application, the team must mail in the signed Registration Form, with proofs of enrollment or recent graduation and resumes for all team members.
The proof of enrollment or recent graduation must be in the form of a letter from the university. The letter must be issued in college or university letterhead, and signed by an authorized representative of the university. We suggest that all teams verify the information included on the letter before submitting the letter.
For current students, the letter from their college or university must include the following student information (see sample):
- Student’s full name
- Verification of enrollment in the Fall 2016 quarter or semester
- Standing i.e. Junior, Senior, Full-time graduate, or equivalent
- Major, minor and/or concentration, at least one of which must be in one of the eligible disciplines listed here.
For recent graduates, the letter from their college or university must include the following information (see sample):
- Graduate’s full name
- Date of graduation or completion of degree requirements, which cannot be earlier than May 2016
- Degree awarded, which must be in one of the eligible disciplines listed here.
The signed Registration Form, resumes and proofs of enrollment must be mailed by the application deadline to the following address:
- Walt Disney Imagineering
Attn: Imaginations Design Competition
1401 Flower St. MC9030
Glendale, CA 91221-5020
All applications must be postmarked by Oct. 28, 2016, to be considered for the competition.
Upon notification of qualification, teams will be asked to submit its project to Walt Disney Imagineering with arrival by Nov. 25, 2016. Projects received after this deadline will be automatically disqualified from the competition.