Shapeways 3D Design Challenge: "Bring YOUR 3D Into Reality"

3D artists should definitely check out this contest.
Shapeways, a leading global community for 3D co-creation production is having a contest for all 3D artists. Its inviting all 3D artists to submit their hottest object designs and have it be produced into physical tangible products by and showcased at SIGGRAPH 2008. The submissions will be accepted from July 29th 2008 to August 7th 2008. The top 10 finalists will be announced on August 11th. The Grand Prize Winner will be announced on August 15th, 2008. The grand prize is a $500.00 Shapeways Product Certificate.
To submit just sign up for the site on Register as a BETA user and use the BETA code: ContestSiggraph From there follow these 3 steps:

  1. upload your object design (STL, Collada, X3D)
  2. Upload a rendering representing the finalized object
  3. Enter the tag “SIGGRAPHContest.”
    Best of Luck!