Congratulations to all the Arctic Innovation Competition competitors who received cash prizes on Friday, October 19, 2012! Click here to view photos.


First Place, $10,000
Rick Stafford – Airlite Inflatable Snowshoes

Second Place, $5,000
Bill Bonn – Extra Deckhand Automatic Line Coiler

Third Place, $2,000
Cassandra Cerny & Nick Ferree – Hide-a-Hitch

Fourth Place, $1,000
Matthew Gruber – Adventure Touring Bicycle Hub

Honorable Mentions – $100
James Bowler – Vertical Support System for Tyvek Home Wrap
Jerry Buethe – Roller Saver
Steven Downer – Floor Plan Maker
Karl Estadola – Counter Rotating Wind Turbine Generator Perimeter: Wegen Project
Jonathon Gloria – T-Bone Grill Press
Theo Graber – Delta-T Wood Stove Generator
Chester Karella – Apps4Driving
Roy Martin – Fish Cleaner and Filleter
Susan McNeil – Environmental Mats – Plastic
Ralph Moore – Rotary Valve Cylinder Head
TJ O’Donnell – Tank Blanket
David Parsons – Wilderness Access Vehicle
Kate Schaefer – Emergency Management in FNSB
George Sikat – Crude Solutions, Oil Recover and Containment
Brandon Stevenson & Casey Jacobs – Bear Repellant/Air Horn Combo
Stefan Tica – Athletic Shoes w/ LCD Screen

First Place, $500
Matthew Velderrain – Thermal Suit

Second Place, $200
Tristan Walker – Tropicalski

Third Place – $200
James Burrow – James World