Two prizes will be awarded to the best projects in each of the PhD, and Student categories, and one prize will be awarded for the PYNQ category. i.e. 2x PhD prizes, 2x Student prizes, and 1x PYNQ prize. An additional prize may be awarded at the discretion of the organiser for any entry running on an AWS F1 instance.
There are three categories, "PhD" (PhD candidates), "Student" for undergraduate students (Bachelors, Masters students etc), and a special "PYNQ" category. Individuals or teams can enter in all categories.
Individual or teams of up to three people can enter.
For the student category, all participants must be undergraduate students.
If one or more participants are PhD level, the team must enter the PhD category.
For the PYNQ category, PhD or student teams of up to three people can enter.
All registrations must be supported by a senior member of academic staff (project Advisor) who should be from the same institute.
Multiple teams from the same institute can participate and registration is online via this website.
Any Xilinx device supported by Vivado can be used for the competition. AWS F1 instances can also be used. Recommended XUP platforms include: