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Exceed Your Creative Potential At School With Professional Quality 3D Printing.

Create & Upload Your Design

As your create your 3D model, you have access to material guidelines, tutorials, and a global community and support team. Once uploaded, your model goes through automated printability checks, and you get instant pricing in 50+ high quality materials.

Your Personal 3D Printing Lab

Along with having the power and creativity to create anything you want, your model will come to life using the latest industrial 3D printers. No need to wait in line. Simply order your print and get it delivered to you directly.

Setup Your Own 3D Shop

Now that you have everything you need to create amazing products, go ahead and start your very own shop on Shapeways. You'll be able to sell your product designs and launch your design career today.

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Shapeways Education Grant:

Up to $1000 to Realize Your Idea

Are you a student pushing the boundaries of 3D printing? Are you experimenting with new applications for 3D printing and design, engaging your creativity and pushing materials to their limits?

We are accepting grant applications until October 31, 2016!

The team at Shapeways is excited to support the next generation of 3D printing innovation through our Education Grant Program. Twice a year Shapeways will award printing credit, up to $1000 in value, to select student projects that expand, enhance and push the boundaries of 3D printing.

How to Apply –

Send an email to education@shapeways.com with the following:

  • Your contact information, including name, email, phone number, and university affiliation.
  • A 1-page resume. If working on a group project please include the resume all group members.
  • A 500 word project description that includes the project concept, how you plan to execute it, scope and goals and objectives.
  • A 250 word statement of interest that addresses the following: how does this project push the boundaries of 3D design and printing; how will support from Shapeways help this project achieve its potential; and how will this project impact your studies and your career?
  • Up to five work samples including examples of past work, renders or prototypes for the current projects. Submit files in one compressed folder as high quality jpgs.
  • Make sure have a Shapeways account registered with a valid student email address.
THE FINE PRINT

You must be a current student at an accredited university enrolled in a degree program. If you applying with a group project select a member from your group to represent you in the application process. You must register for an account with a university email address on Shapeways.com. You must submit all requested materials by the final application date. The Shapeways Education Grant call for applications close on October 31 and March 15. Notification will be by email 2 weeks after the deadline.

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The Intersection of STEM Education and 3D Printing
The Intersection of STEM Education and 3D Printing

Today’s guest blog comes to us from Kyle Martin of Florida Polytechnic University. Cars, fighter jets, human stem cells – all made possible with a 3D printer? They’re just a few ways that 3D printing is already leaving its mark on different industries such as automotive, aerospace, and health care. Created by Charles Hull in […] The post The Intersection of STEM Education and 3D Printing appeared first on The Shapeways Blog.

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STUDENTS: Apply Now – $5k in 3D Printing Grants Up for Grabs
STUDENTS: Apply Now – $5k in 3D Printing Grants Up for Grabs

Exciting news: the Shapeways EDU Spring 2017 Grant deadline of March 15 is fast approaching. So, get your application materials together today and submit them to education@shapeways.com for a chance at one of five $1,000 grants. Not a designer or engineer? No worries — we’ve awarded grants to students doing work in psychology, computer graphics, fashion and […] The post STUDENTS: Apply Now – $5k in 3D Printing Grants Up for Grabs appeared first on The Shapeways Blog.

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Tutorial Tuesday 6: Making Your Designs Customizable with CustomMaker
Tutorial Tuesday 6: Making Your Designs Customizable with CustomMaker

One of the most powerful things about 3D printing is the ability to create customized, one-of-a-kind objects. You could choose to make many different personalized jewelry pieces from one ring or pendant design by making modifications on a case-by-case basis in your own design software. Or, you can use Shapeways’ CustomMaker tool to make your […] The post Tutorial Tuesday 6: Making Your Designs Customizable with CustomMaker appeared first on The Shapeways Blog.

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