Over blue, yellow, and green watercolor shapes, text reads, Discovery Quest, October 1-31, 2023. Yellow, red, green, and blue map pins follow a winding path in a circular logo that reads, Discovery Quest: Month of Discovery.

Welcome to Discovery Quest!


This challenge aims to motivate students to discover all UConn has to offer in the fields of research, innovation, and creativity. After you register as a participant, all you have to do to earn Discovery Points is check in at one of our Signature or Partner Events, submit a picture of yourself at an event, or provide feedback about an event. The more points you earn, the better the prize!

Registration runs from October 1st to the end of Month of Discovery, October 31st. All UConn undergraduate students are welcome to participate!


Tier Prizes

An email will be sent informing you when you hit each Tier and the prize you are eligible for. You will be able to pick up your prize(s) at OPIM Innovate, in the School of Business Room 391, between 9am and 4pm on Fridays.

 Tier  Points Prize # of Recipients
1 40 MOD Water Bottle 87
2 80 MOD Baseball Hat 34
3 120 MOD Backpack 11

Quest Stats

Entry Type Total
Students Registered  271
Photo Submissions  140
Feedback Submissions  133
Signature Events Attendance  1333
Partner Events Attendance  329


Top Prizes

1st Place   $500 Scholarship
2nd Place  $350 Scholarship
3rd Place  $200 Scholarship

In the event of a tie, the student who was the first to reach their final point total will receive the prize.


1st Place  Deborah Tung
2nd Place  Claire Tung
3rd Place  Kylee Vazquez

Photo Submissions (2023)

Deborah Tung, Get Seeded Pitch NightClaire Tung, Get Seeded Pitch NightJames Hunter, Makerspace BounceDeborah Tung, Autonomous Drones SkillshareClaire Tung, Autonomous Drones SkillshareApril Bitetti, Getting Started in Undergraduate ResearchKylee Vazquez, Research ConnectionsDeborah Tung, Research ConnectionsClaire Tung, Research ConnectionsAdvaith Pradeep, Innovation ExpoBhakti Nilesh Moradiya, Innovation ExpoNysa Sureka, Innovation ExpoJae Eun Lee, Innovation ExpoLucy Grasso, Innovation ExpoKatalina Gonzalez - Innovation ExpoEsha Reddy Ramireddy Gari, Makerspace BounceMatthew Franchi, Innovation ExpoDimonie Bermudez, Innovation ExpoObeng Boateng, Getting Started in Undergraduate ResearchSheyla Samantha Perez Espinal, Innovation ExpoClaire Tung, Innovation ExpoDeborah Tung, Innovation ExpoGenevieve Charette, Innovation ExpoEvelande Louis, Innovation ExpoSophia Virella, Innovation ExpoAmy Segama, Innovation ExpoAndy Vo, Innovation ExpoSuhas Narahari, Innovation ExpoMIshael Gill, Innovation ExpoSahavi Rao Palimar, Innovation ExpoRiddhi Bansal, Innovation ExpoAanvi Agrawal, Innovation ExpoAngela Radoncipi, Innovation ExpoKate Boget, Innovation ExpoKate Boget, Innovation ExpoSavannah DiNuzzo, Innovation ExpoTitus Yang, Research ConnectionsAlisha Thompson, Innovation ExpoGrace Wright Goodison, Innovation ExpoZoe Livingston, Innovation ExpoJasmyne Ouellette, Innovation ExpoAlisha Thompson, Innovation Expo