Privacy and Security Notice

The Air Force Prize website is provided as a public service by the United States Air Force Research Laboratory and the Department of the Air Force. This Privacy Policy applies to the Air Force Prize website,, and describes the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information on this website. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE OR SUBMIT ANY INFORMATION TO THIS WEBSITE.

Please note that the Department of the Air Force website is governed by its own separate security and privacy policy. To view the Department of the Air Force security and privacy policy, click here. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of third-party websites.


Our policy is to limit the sharing of your information with third parties in the following circumstances:

  1. Third-Party Service Providers. We may use third-party service providers, such as website and database administrators, to help provide or improve the certain aspects of this website. We may share your information with these third-party service providers so that they may provide their services to us.
  2. Legal Purposes. We may provide your information to third parties as required by law or to cooperate with regulators or law enforcement authority.
  3. Health or Safety. We may share your information when we have a good faith bepef that there is an emergency that poses a threat to the health or safety of you, another person or the pubpc generally.


This website is not directed to children under the age of 18, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you are under the age of 18, please stop using this website. It is our popcy not to knowingly solicit or permit children under the age of 18 to provide their personal information for any purpose. In the event that we learn that we have inadvertently collected personal information from children under the age of 18, we will take reasonable measures to promptly delete the information.


For security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or otherwise cause damage. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

Changes to this Policy

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy. We recommend that you check this website from time to time as we may revise this Privacy Policy. We will provide you with notice of a material change to the Privacy Policy by either email or by posting it on our website. The most current version of the policy will govern our use of your information. By continuing to use this website after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.


If you have any questions or comments about the information presented in this policy, please contact us here.