Frequently Asked Questions

What if my school/university name is not listed?

If the name of your university is not listed, please inform us by email at toyota_engineering@sqore.com.

I did not receive a confirmation email after signing up for the competition. What should I do?

If you did not receive a confirmation email within 5-10 minutes, try checking your spam box. Otherwise, please report the problem to toyota_engineering@sqore.com.

When is the deadline?

The deadline to submit your entry is November 20, 2017.

Who’s eligible to participate in the competition?

The Toyota Logistic Engineering Challenge is open only to Swedish engineering students and recent graduates (2017) of an accredited university. Students across all fields of engineering are invited to submit their solution.

What can I win?

Authors of the top three entries will be invited to the Award Ceremony, which will take place during the CeMAT fair in Hanover, Germany in April 2018. Travel expenses will be covered by Toyota. Authors of the top three entries will be awarded cash prizes and they will have the opportunity to apply for a paid internship at Toyota Material Handling Manufacturing Sweden, R&D Center.

1st place: €5000

2nd place: €3000

3rd place: €1500

What are the judging criteria?

Each entry will be judged based on the following criteria:

  • How well it reflects the Toyota heritage and brand
  • Implementation and manufacturability
  • Innovation
  • Safety
  • Simplicity
  • Environmentally friendly

I am having difficulty loading the page. I think it may be a browser issue. What are the recommended browsers to enter the challenge?

The latest versions of Chrome, Firefox and Safari, or Internet Explorer 10.

Why will the system not let me finalise my submission?

In case of a technical error, please report the problem to toyota_engineering@sqore.com.

Can I enter the competition as part of a team?

Yes. We accept entries from individuals, as well as for teams of up to three.

I am having problems uploading my documents (photo, case solution, etc). What could be the problem?

Make sure the documents you are submitting are either .pdf or .jpg and they do not exceed the 30 MB limit. Furthermore, do not name them with special characters (such as á,à,ä,ó).

Contact

The Toyota Engineering Challenge 2018 is arranged by Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE) together with Sqore.

To find more information about Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE) and its employment opportunities, visit Toyota Career page, or follow us on Facebook.

If you have any questions regarding the competition process or the competition platform, please send us an email via toyota_engineering@sqore.com.

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