Press Release

Qualcomm Seeks Super Ideas for Stadium of the Future Contest

Nov 5, 1997SAN DIEGO

Qualcomm products mentioned within this press release are offered by Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) invites high school students in San Diego, Denver and Boulder, Colo. to compete in the "Stadium of the Future" contest. Winners will be selected from both the San Diego and Denver/Boulder regions. Winners will each receive two tickets, for student and guardian, for Super Bowl XXXII on January 25, 1998 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. Qualcomm will also donate $1,000 to the winners' schools.

Students with a demonstrated interest in science, engineering and technology are encouraged to submit their ideas for a futuristic wireless communications technology, communications network or other model to be showcased at Qualcomm Stadium in 2002. Full-time, high school students in San Diego, Denver and Boulder counties are eligible to participate. Students are encouraged to work with an academic advisor in developing a creative technology.

The winner from Denver/Boulder counties will also receive prepaid airfare, transportation and lodging. All entries must be received by Friday, December 5, 1997 at 5 p.m. at Qualcomm's corporate headquarters in San Diego.

For an application package, students should contact their school principal or visit Qualcomm's Stadium of the Future web site at Qualcomm's employees, subsidiaries, temporary staff, consultants, contractors, interns or relatives are not eligible to participate.

Headquartered in San Diego, Qualcomm develops, manufactures, markets, licenses and operates advanced communications systems and products based on its proprietary digital wireless technologies. The Company's primary product areas are the OmniTRACS® system (a geostationary satellite-based, mobile communications system providing two-way data and position reporting services), CDMA wireless communications systems and products and, in conjunction with others, the development of the Globalstar™ low-earth-orbit (LEO) satellite communications system. Other Company products include the Eudora Pro™ electronic mail software, ASIC products, and communications equipment and systems for government and commercial customers worldwide. For more information on Qualcomm products and technologies, please visit the Company's web site at

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Qualcomm, OmniTRACS and Eudora are registered trademarks and Eudora Pro is a trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated. Globalstar is a trademark of Loral Qualcomm Satellite Services, Incorporated.