Student Contest! Project of the Year 2022 Showcase Your Designs to The World

Now in its tenth year, Project of the Year (POTY) is sponsored by the 3DEXPERIENCE Edu team. Students from around the world can showcase their designs created with SOLIDWORKS and Dassault Systèmes solutions, providing them with an opportunity to build important skills and gain recognition for their innovative ideas.

Students can create a new design or submit an existing project. To help you along, you can request free student sponsorship with our Dassault Systèmes solutions including our latest technology with the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform.

How to enter

Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to showcase your designs! Go to the 2022 POTY Challenge web site to learn more about our judging criteria.  You have 5 ways to win different prizes including an Microsoft Surface, Nintendo Switch, and more!

The contest is open for entries from May 2, 2022 through June 6, 2022. Promote your project via Instagram by adding #POTY2K22 and tagging @3DXEdu. We will repost on our page and invite the public to vote for their favorite between June 6, 2022 and June 20, 2022.

Winners will be announced July 6, 2022 on the 3DEXPERIENCE Edu site

Best of luck to all who enter.


Be well.  Marie


Marie Planchard

Marie Planchard

Senior Director, Early Engagement, 3DEXPERIENCE Works at Dassault Systemes
Marie Planchard is an education and engineering advocate. As Senior Director of Education & Early Engagement, SOLIDWORKS, she is responsible for global development of content and social outreach for the 3DEXPERIENCE Works products across all levels of learning including educational institutions, Fab Labs, and entrepreneurship.
Marie Planchard