Mouser Teams With TI On Engineering Contest

Dallas and Fort Worth-based electronic distributor Mouser said Thursday that it has joined up with Texas Instruments to back an engineering design contest for university students. Mouser said it is a major exclusive sponsor of the North American Texas Instruments Contest Innovation Challenge, which challenges teams of undergraduate and graduate universeity students to come up with designs using TI's analog ICs and processors. The grand prize is $10000, second prize is $7500, third prize is $5000, and there are a number of other prizes in different categories. Mouser is a major distributor of TI's products to companies, engineers, hobbyists, and others.