Solidify Your Creativity To Win Fame and $5000!

I envy you designers and your creative flair when using 3-D software like solidThinking. Some of those natural renders are so amazing that you can actually win some worthy accolades! For sure it’s that time of the year when solidThinking is running their Design Competition! The only thing standing between you and $5,000 USD, a solidThinking 8.5 Inspired commercial license, is you creative intent! Hit the jump for Rules and Info.

The 2011 solidThinking Design Competition is open for any college or university student who is above 18 years of age. There is no category restriction, but your 3-D work needs to be done using solidThinking 8.5 or solidThinking 8.5 Inspired software.

Registrations are open right now, and the last date for submissions is September 30, 2011, 11:59 pm ET.

Winner’s booty for the first prize includes US$5,000 cash and a solidThinking 8.5 Inspired commercial license. Second prize is US$3,000 and a similar license. Third prize is US$2,000 and a solidThinking 8.5 commercial license. All entries published on the website will receive a 24-month solidThinking Inspired educational license.

More info on the competition can be found here and for the rules, please visit here.


  • Deadline for submissions is September 30, 2011.
  • Registration is free and applicants must accept the Competition conditions.
  • Each applicant student will receive a license of solidThinking Inspired expiring on November 30, 2011 with related documentation.