The Ignite Sparky Design Challenge, powered by Devils Invent, aims to “level-up” Sparky, the most loved and feared mascot in the Pac-12, if not the entire NCAA, by developing the most awe-inspiring and innovative mascot powers imaginable."Ignite Sparky Design Challenge" Sparky the Sun Devil holding his pitchfork with his back turned During social distancing, Sparky wants to hunker down and essentially become a technologically enhanced superhero in time for the Fall 2021 school sports season. He also wants to leverage ASU’s #1 in Innovation status to become the most innovative college mascot in the world. To do so, Sparky knows he must assemble a multi-disciplinary team of the most creative, technologically adept, charismatic and purpose-driven ASU students to help him achieve his goals. Are you in?

The entire Sun Devil community is invited to join this year-long competitive design challenge and immersive experience. Compete to win cash, prizes, fame and fortune, along with Sparky’s eternal gratitude.

Ignite Sparky Design Challenge kickoff
Friday, October 2, 2020
5 p.m. (MST/PST)
Register to attend