Take the Challenge

Padawan Learners winners

3 winners in the Padawan Learners category

First Place

R2-D2 Rock Lifter

Carter Ball

Second Place

This is the Droid You're looking for

Riley McGrath

Third Place

R2Bcalm

Hollister Mala

Jedi Masters winners

3 winners in the Jedi Masters category

First Place

MSE-BBIN

Sunil John

Second Place

O2

Graciela León

Third Place

Coding Art Bot

Sylvia Dieken

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How it Works

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INVENT IT

Brainstorm ideas, then start building prototypes. Feeling stuck? Try using the Invention Cycle to get started.

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DOCUMENT IT

Create a video or moving GIF showing your invention in action. How does it work? Why did you make it?

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SUBMIT IT

Don't you want the world to see it? Share your invention. Submit it to the challenge! You could inspire the next inventor with your creation.

Winners

3rd Place, Padawan Learner, littleBits Competition: Droid Inventor Kit - R2BCalm

CREATED BY: Hollister M. CATEGORY: Padawan Learner INVENTOR'S DESCRIPTION: "I have Autism so I designed R2BCalm to help me stay ca...

2nd Place, Padawan Learner, littleBits Competition: Droid Inventor Kit - This is the Droid You're Looking For

CREATED BY: Riley M. CATEGORY: Padawan Learner INVENTOR'S DESCRIPTION: "Obi-Wan Kenobi once said, 'These aren't the droids you're ...

1st Place, Jedi Master, littleBits Competition: Droid Inventor Kit - MSE-BBIN

CREATED BY: Sunil J. CATEGORY: Jedi Master INVENTOR'S DESCRIPTION: "My name is Sunil. I'm from Toronto, Ontario and this is my cre...

2nd Place, Jedi Master, littleBits Competition: Droid Inventor Kit - 02

CREATED BY: Graciela P. CATEGORY: Jedi Master INVENTOR'S DESCRIPTION: "My name is Graciela Prichard Leon and this is 02, my atmosp...

3rd Place, Jedi Master, littleBits Competition: Droid Inventor Kit - Coding Art Bot

CREATED BY: Sylvia D. CATEGORY: Jedi Master INVENTOR'S DESCRIPTION: "This droid combines drawing, neat hand writing, and coding in...

1st Place, Padawan Learner, littleBits Competition: Droid Inventor Kit - R2-Rock Lifter

CREATED BY: Carter B. CATEGORY: Padawan Learner INVENTOR'S DESCRIPTION: "This R2 unit helps us use the force to lift rocks.  ...

Prize

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First Place

Lucasfilm Dream Trip

Grab the fam. We’re sending you to San Francisco to get a VIP tour of Lucasfilm! You’ll also get $500 to spend at littleBits.cc.

Second Place

Half-size R2-D2 Replica

Take home an invaluable piece of Star Wars with autographs from the cast of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Plus you’ll get a littleBits Code Kit!

Third Place

Disney Shopping Spree

Invent more magic with $200 to spend at any Disney store, and bag some sweet littleBits swag.

(3 from each category!) to take home inventor treasure.

Judging

Our all-star judges from Disney & Star Wars will award points based on:
1) Creative use of materials
2) Inventiveness
3) Video presentation

Daisy Ridley

This English actress plays a Jakku scavenger and heroine in the latest Star Wars trilogy. You may know her better as “Rey".

Kathleen Kennedy

This Lucasfilm president has produced films like E.T., Jurassic Park, and Shindler's List. She's been nominated for 8 Academy Awards

Ayah Bdeir

This founder & CEO of littleBits is an MIT Graduate, TED Senior Fellow, and cofounder of the Open Hardware Summit.

Kelly Marie Tran

This rising star plays Rose Tico, a Resistance maintenance worker, in the upcoming film Star Wars: The Last Jedi.