Whirlpool's 2008 Mother of Invention Grant

Whirlpool's 2008 Mother of Invention Grant

Alejandra Valera
Jul 21, 2008

You thought of it, you planned it out, discussed it with friends and family and they all think it's wonderful? What is it? Well, that's what Whirlpool wants to know.


Whirlpool is looking for moms who, "...are identifying challenges and coming up with creative solutions every day." Here is your opportunity to share your brainchild with the rest of us as the 2008 Whirlpool Brand Mother of Invention Grant will give one mother a $20,000 grant to make her idea a reality.

The grand prize winner will receive a $20,000 grant, a Duet Steam or Cabrio washer and steam dryer, a Whirlpool dishwasher as well as a $3,000 stipend for their home office. This year's contest features a "Green" category as well. So if you have an idea, product or prototype you think you should enter this year's Mother of Invention contest. Past winning ideas included a device to help monitor sick children, a mobile-toy cleaning service and a bandeau wrap designed to support pregnant mothers' bust while showering.

To enter, fill out your entry form online or you may print out a form. All entries must be received be received or postmarked by July 31.

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