The Raspberry Pi is a powerful microcontroller that utilizes the Python programming language to drive a multitude of components. For the Raspberry Pi Contest, we want to see the coolest Raspberry Pi projects you can dream up and create.

Winners will take home some wonderful prizes provided by Tinkernut, including a Printrbot Simple 3D printer kit, IoT Pi Printers, Raspberry Pi touchscreens, and more. So roll up your sleeves and get ready to spread your Raspberry Pi knowledge.

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The Raspberry Pi Contest is closed.

Grand Prize


Grand Prize (1)

29 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

First Prize (3)

Three First Prize winners will receive:

Second Prize (10)

Ten Second Prize winners will receive:

Runner Up (15)

Fifteen Runner Up prize winners will receive an Instructables prize pack including a robot t-shirt.
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Aug 17, 2015 and Sep 28, 2015 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Raspberry Pi Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.