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Social Shifters

Global Innovation Challenge

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Any
Disciplines
10000 USD
Grant
Worldwide
Location
20 Aug 2024
Application deadline

About

Social Shifters is supercharging the next generation of young leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs (18-30 years) to tackle the social or environmental issues that matter to them most.

 

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

Up to $10,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • other

Description

Social Shifters are next generation leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs with fresh solutions to today’s most pressing social and environmental challenges.

They’re looking for creative ideas, projects, and business solutions to the problems that matter most to you and your community. They welcome ideas at any stage and from anywhere in the world.

To enter the Social Shifters Global Innovation Challenge your idea must contribute towards at least one of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. You can submit your idea into one (or more) SDG categories, plus one of our special challenge awards!

Applicable programmes

Benefits

Cash awards of up to $10,000 will be awarded to the best ideas in each category and a free digital incubator program will be available to all eligible applicants, worldwide!

All eligible entrants get free access to their Digital Incubator program, including e-learning, live events, peer support, and the opportunity to access expert mentors from the world’s leading companies.

Eligibility

  • Applicants welcome from any country.
  • Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Your idea must contribute to at least one of the UN's SDGs.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Worldwide

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

High school

Age

18 to 30 years old

Application

Application deadline

20 Aug 2024

Register for the Social Shifters Global Innovation Challenge from their website.

Return to submit your entry before the deadline of 11pm (UTC) on 20 August. 

 

Financing

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