About AFRL – Air Force Research Laboratory

Lead. Discover. Develop. Deliver.

AFRL is the Air Force's only organization completely dedicated to leading the discovery, development, and integration of warfighting technologies for our air, space and cyberspace forces. We trace our roots to the vision of airpower pioneers who understood science as the key to air supremacy. The passionate commitment of AFRL to realize this vision has helped to create the world's best air, space and cyberspace force.
"We fight today's fight and envision and create the future Air Force."
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University and Service Academy Design Challenge

Article Posted: 4/22/2013– Details for the 2013 AFRL University and Service Academy Design Challenge are now available on this website.  Frequently asked questions can be found under the 2013 University Design Challenge section by clicking on the FAQs link on the left hand side of the screen. 

Please email Devon Parker at Jonathan.Parker@arnold.af.mil with any questions.

Never worked with the government?

If you've never worked with the government, you may have heard stories of how the documentation and processes for approval can be overwhelming. Don't let these stories prevent you from getting involved. AFRL welcomes outside teams and organizations with fresh perspectives who have no or limited or experience working with the government. There are contract specialists available to help make the process as simple as possible.