DARPA AI Tools for Adult Learning

We’re thrilled to announce a new ideation opportunity for innovative adult learning solutions. Sponsored by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, DARPA’s AI Tools for Adult Learning will award a total of $750,000 to winning concepts.

DARPA is seeking innovative ideas for tools or technologies to enhance learning and skills development among adults of the complex subjects required for national security. The agency is especially interested in surfacing ideas that leverage intelligent tutoring to allow adult learners to self-direct learning and develop critical skills.

The opportunity invites technologists, digital learning platform creators, researchers, students and teachers to participate. Participants will gain access to a network of experts and receive feedback and technical support.

Interested participants can register here for an info session to learn more about the opportunity, hear remarks from Joshua Elliott, DARPA AI Tools for Adult Learning Program Manager, and participate in a live Q&A.

See the press release issued by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency here.


Phase II deadline for Building an Adaptive & Competitive Workforce track: April 22, 2024. Meet the finalists for all other tracks here.