Students at electronica Win Great Prizes Sponsored by Digi-Key

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - November 21, 2016

Fourteen lucky students attending Student Day at electronica in Munich won prizes sponsored by Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor. At the end of Student Day, "Captain Jack Sparrow" announced the winners of the raffle giveaway in true pirate fashion. Students won one of 4 e-bikes or 10 InstaLab kits.

Students at electronica Win Great Prizes Sponsored by Digi-Key

The InstaLab was created to have enough gear to turn an electronics student’s dorm room into their own maker space. The kit includes over 20 different products from many of Digi-Key's trusted supplier partners. Some of the products include an oscilloscope, function generator, a HTU21D Humidity, Temperature Sensor Xplained Pro Platform Evaluation Expansion Board, and a Digi-Key Ruler.

Digi-Key Electronics was a Platinum Sponsor of Student Day at electronica Munich as part of their continuous commitment to supporting education and STEM at all levels. They also encourage students to attend the 2018 electronica event where there will be more exciting giveaways and great opportunities to learn about the electronics industry.

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, headquartered in Thief River Falls, Minn., USA, is an authorized global, full-service distributor of electronic components, offering more than five million products, with over 1.3 million products in stock and available for immediate shipment, from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. Digi-Key also stocks over 10,000 boards and modules to assist in any student’s design or project. The company’s best-in-class website features a wide variety of online resources including Product Training Modules (PTMs), conversion calculators, how-to articles and videos, datasheets, multimedia libraries, and much more. Additional tools and access to Digi-Key’s broad product offering can be found at