NASA Tournament Lab

Welcome to the NASA Tournament Lab (NTL) Pavilion, which provides Solvers the opportunity to develop innovative solutions to the unique challenges faced by NASA in achieving its mission to pioneer the future of space exploration, scientific discovery, and aeronautics research. Solutions to these Challenges will not only benefit space exploration, but may also further the development of commercial products and services in the fields of health and medicine, industry, consumer goods, public safety, computer technology, and environmental resources.

The NTL pavilion is provided by NASA's Center of Excellence for Collaborative Innovation (CoECI) through its contract with InnoCentive.

What Challenge will you solve today?

Explore all our Challenges



Flexible Sealing Device. A Device to Reversibly Join and Form an Airtight Seal Between the Edges of Fabric Materials


Space Pioneering - Achieving Earth Independence


Reducing Galactic Cosmic Rays to Enable Long Duration Deep Space Human Exploration

Here's how the Challenge process works:


Sign up and complete your Solver profile

Review & Accept

Read the description of the Open Challenges in the Challenge Center and accept the Challenge Specific Agreement


Upload proposed solution(s) you have developed for a specific Challenge


Receive cash awards for solutions accepted by Seeker organizations