2016 Montle Prize Winners

BluCloud

Prize Amount: $20,000
Daniel McCormack A’19; Michael Morscher E’19
At BluCloud we saw that price of devices is the barrier to technology. We created a desktop, tablet, and smartphone which makes devices affordable to everyone on the planet. To do so we created BluOS, a revolutionary Operating System.

Mimir Insights

Prize Amount:  $10,000
Ethan Kopit A’17; Ian Leaman A’17; Abdisalan Mohammud E’17; Arlo Clarke E’17; Gabriella Bova A’18; Collette King A’17; Jon Arbaugh A’17
Mimir is the first software platform for selling products and services to scientists.

N2-x

Prize Amount: $5,000
Dhruv Khurana A’17
Revolutionizing bag buttons, N2-X through its adhesive backpack surface allows kids to throw on reconfigurable badges of their favorite cartoons and things they love on to their backpack to constantly show the world what they’re “N-2.”

Uji Showerhead

Prize Amount: $5,000
Sam Woolf E’13, ME’17; Brett Andler E13; Tyler Wilson E’13
Save time, money, and the planet, all before your morning cup of coffee. The Uji Showerhead revolutionizes the traditional shower experience.

 

Honorable Mention

IncluDe Innovation CMS 

Kristen Ransom E’13; Jaranne Celestine A’13; Adalberto Arroyo A’16; Jose Lopez A’17; Brianna Mignano A’17; Mark Davis; Garrett Ransom
Let’s disrupt the web development industry! We’re creating website builder that is the WordPress for accessible websites. With this builder, people can easily create stunning websites accessible for all, including those with disabilities.

Qipo 

Javier Garcia EM’17; John O’Sullivan; Billy Kelleher
Qipo solves the “many groups with many app” problem with a shared messenger, calendar, and to-do list which brings all your groups into one interface. We sync with the tools they’re already using, making inter-group collaboration painless.