Tag: challenge

  • Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023 for African Innovators

    Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023 for African Innovators

    Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023 Application is now open for the Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023. The finalists will pitch their solutions at the Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Summit in Nairobi, Kenya in February 2023. The 3-day Summit will showcase the finalists to key government officials from Kenya, Uganda and South Korea, World Bank stakeholders, […]

  • Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 12 – Bristol Myers Squibb ($50,000 grant)

    Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 12 – Bristol Myers Squibb ($50,000 grant)

    Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 12 – Bristol Myers Squibb ($50,000 grant) The Bristol Myers Squibb Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 12 is now accepting applications. Bristol Myers Squibb is happy to support the SDG 12 Lead 2030 Challenge. They believe in investing in and developing the next generation of leaders who will seek to create new […]

  • Schmidt Futures/Rhodes Trust Rise Challenge 2023 for young people (Fully Funded)

    Schmidt Futures/Rhodes Trust Rise Challenge 2023 for young people (Fully Funded)

    Schmidt Futures/Rhodes Trust Rise Challenge 2023 Application is now open for the 2022 Schmidt Futures/Rhodes Trust Rise Challenge. Each year, Rise invites young talents from around the world to participate in the Rise Challenge. After applicants complete the Rise Challenge, Rise selects up to 500 Finalists to advance to “Finalist Days,” where they demonstrate their motivations, […]

  • United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2023 (up to $100,000)

    United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2023 (up to $100,000)

    United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2023 (up to $100,000) The WFP Innovation Challenge 2023 is now accepting applications. The Innovation Accelerator at the World Food Programme (WFP) of the United Nations seeks for, promotes, and scales innovative new ideas to end world hunger and accomplish the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). More than […]

  • Young Entrepreneurs Challenge Europe 2023 (worth £10,000)

    Young Entrepreneurs Challenge Europe 2023 (worth £10,000)

    Young Entrepreneurs Challenge Europe Applications are open for the Young Entrepreneurs Challenge Europe 2023. The Young Entrepreneurs Challenge brought to you by Verizon Business and Unloc is an annual event that seeks to find cutting edge young talent across Europe. Got a great business idea or concept? If you’re 16-25 and have a fresh and […]

  • Apply for the Merge Data Challenge 2022 (worth $30,000)

    Apply for the Merge Data Challenge 2022 (worth $30,000)

    Apply for the Merge Data Challenge 2022 Applications are open for the Merge Data Challenge 2022. Calling all Ethereans, data scientists, data engineers, data visualizers, developers, and anyone interested in digging into Ethereum data. The Merge is coming, providing a more secure and sustainable home for Ethereum as well as more data, lots and lots of […]

  • Caritas Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge 2022 (UGX40,000,000 grant)

    Caritas Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge 2022 (UGX40,000,000 grant)

    Caritas Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge 2022 (UGX40,000,000 grant) The Caritas Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge 2022 is now accepting applications. The Acholi Agribusiness Innovation Challenge seeks to enhance sustainable agriculture, reduce malnutrition, increase food security, and improve farmer livelihoods. Furthermore, the challenge strives to find and encourage innovative business solutions that contribute to a sustainable and […]

  • Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge 2022 for Young African Entrepreneurs (up to $100,000)

    Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge 2022 for Young African Entrepreneurs (up to $100,000)

    Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge 2022 for Young African Entrepreneurs (up to $100,000) The Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge 2022 is now accepting applications. This challenge aims to increase long-term employment creation in Africa by supporting entrepreneurship and youth-led innovation in climate change adaptation and resilience. The Global Center on Adaptation (GCA), the African Development Bank (AfDB), […]

  • One Young World/AstraZeneca Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 3 ($50,000 grant)

    One Young World/AstraZeneca Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 3 ($50,000 grant)

    One Young World/AstraZeneca Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 3 ($50,000 grant) The One Young World/AstraZeneca Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 3 is now accepting applications. They are looking for innovative, youth-led projects that address the causes of air pollution and focus on the long-term health of young people for this Challenge. They are looking for: Projects which […]

  • African Union Summit Essay Contest 2022

    African Union Summit Essay Contest 2022

    African Union Summit Essay Contest 2022 The African Union Summit 2022 Essay Contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, creativity, and initiative of the African youth in promoting a culture of sustainable development in Africa, with a particular focus on industrialization and innovation in Africa. It also aims to inspire African society […]

  • UNDP/AU/UNECA Africa Youth in Trade Innovation Challenge 2022 for young African Entrepreneurs.

    UNDP/AU/UNECA Africa Youth in Trade Innovation Challenge 2022 for young African Entrepreneurs.

    UNDP/AU/UNECA Africa Youth in Trade Innovation Challenge 2022 for young African Entrepreneurs. The Africa Youth in Trade Innovation Challenge, organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the African Union (AU) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, is now accepting applications (UNECA). Are you a young entrepreneur looking to expand your business […]

  • Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Science Without Borders® Challenge 2023

    Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Science Without Borders® Challenge 2023

    Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Science Without Borders® Challenge 2023 The Science Without Borders® Challenge is an international contest that engages students and teachers in ocean conservation through art. This annual competition inspires students to be creative while promoting public awareness of the need to preserve, protect, and restore the world’s oceans and aquatic resources, contributing […]

  • The SDG Innovation Challenge 2022 for young Africans

    The SDG Innovation Challenge 2022 for young Africans

    The SDG Innovation Challenge 2022 for young Africans You are young, African, and want to collaborate with those who are devoted to making a difference from the ground up? This ideathon is accessible to African students, professionals, community activists, social entrepreneurs, changemakers, and anybody else who is interested. Designed as a virtual, pan-African ideation space, […]

  • ASEAN Youth Forum (AYF) #YouthCHERISH Challenge 2022

    ASEAN Youth Forum (AYF) #YouthCHERISH Challenge 2022

    ASEAN Youth Forum (AYF) #YouthCHERISH Challenge 2022 Applications are open for the ASEAN Youth Forum (AYF) #YouthCHERISH Challenge 2022. ASEAN Youth Forum (AYF) has been bringing youth in Southeast Asia together. With Raoul Wellenberg Institute (RWI), this time, they challenge the youth to create social media campaigns. It is a four-week challenge to create Instagram posts […]

  • AgroHack Challenge 2022 for Young Nigerian Agriculture Entrepreneurs

    AgroHack Challenge 2022 for Young Nigerian Agriculture Entrepreneurs The AgroHack Challenge 2022 for Young Nigerian Agriculture Entrepreneurs is now accepting applications. Applying is as follows: The AgroHack Challenge is looking for creative solutions along the whole agricultural value chain. To give many young Nigerians new chances, these initiatives would be expedited. The main goal of […]

  • MEST Africa Challenge 2022 for Technology Startups (up to $50,000)

    MEST Africa Challenge 2022 for Technology Startups (up to $50,000) For the MEST Africa Challenge in 2022, MEST Africa is now seeking applications. Technology firms in Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Kenya, and South Africa that are in the pre-seed to seed stage are encouraged to submit an application to compete in the regional contests that will […]

  • mPrenuer-Mobile Apps for Social Impact Challenge 2022 (Win Funded Trips to North Macedonia & Austria)

    mPrenuer-Mobile Apps for Social Impact Challenge 2022 (Win Funded Trips to North Macedonia & Austria) The mPreneur-Mobile Apps for Social Impact Challenge 2022 is now accepting applications. They are asking young people to take part in the Youth Mobile Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Future Challenge if they have previously created mobile apps that address issues in […]

  • THRIVE Global Impact Challenge 2022 for Innovative Startups

    THRIVE Global Impact Challenge 2022 for Innovative Startups

    THRIVE Global Impact Challenge 2022 for Innovative Startups For the THRIVE Global Impact Challenge 2022, applications are now being accepted. An international search for the most cutting-edge startups driving a more sustainable future for agriculture is being conducted as part of the THRIVE Global Impact Challenge. The Global Impact Challenge is focused on three major […]

  • Trash to Cash Challenge 2022 for Young People worldwide (Total prize of $1,200)

    Trash to Cash Challenge 2022 for Young People worldwide (Total prize of $1,200)

    Trash to Cash Challenge 2022 for Young People worldwide (Total prize of $1,200) Do you want to win cash prizes worth hundreds of dollars? Today is the last day to join the Trash to Cash Challenge 2022! Begin gathering stuff that would otherwise be discarded and turn them into a new product. The Trash to […]

  • World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2022 (Cohort III) for Solutions to Hunger (USD $100,000 in equity-free funding)

    World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2022 (Cohort III) for Solutions to Hunger (USD $100,000 in equity-free funding)

    World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2022 (Cohort III) for Solutions to Hunger (USD $100,000 in equity-free funding) The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Accelerator seeks, supports, and scales daring new solutions to end global hunger and meet the SDGs. WFP is searching for disruptive solutions to combat hunger in areas such as […]

  • 2022 One Young World/BP Lead 2030 Challenge for SDG 7 (Grant & Access to OYW Summit)

    2022 One Young World/BP Lead 2030 Challenge for SDG 7 (Grant & Access to OYW Summit)

    Deadline: April 21, 2022. 2022 One Young World/BP Lead 2030 Challenge for SDG 7 (Grant & Access to OYW Summit) Application is now open for 2022 One Young World/BP Lead 2030 Challenge for SDG 7, According to the latest IEA estimates approximately 770 million people globally do not have access to electricity, with some of […]

  • Wikimedia Commons Wiki Loves Africa 2022 Contest Now Open

    Wikimedia Commons Wiki Loves Africa 2022 Contest Now Open

    Deadline: 15th April 2022. Wikimedia Commons Wiki Loves Africa 2022 Contest Wiki Loves Africa is an annual contest where anyone across Africa can contribute media that relates to that year’s theme to Wikimedia Commons for use on Wikipedia and other project websites of the Wikimedia Foundation. Wiki Loves Africa encourages participants to contribute media (photographs, […]

  • United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Young Leaders Initiative 2022 for young change-makers

    United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Young Leaders Initiative 2022 for young change-makers

    Deadline: 31 March 2022 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Young Leaders Initiative 2022 for young change-makers On a biennial basis, 17 outstanding young leaders from across various sectors are recognized for their agency, courage and ingenuity in finding lasting solutions to the world’s greatest challenges. Throughout the two-year term, these 17 Young Leaders will engage young people […]

  • The Oxford Forum for International Development (OxFID) Global Youth Challenge 2022

    The Oxford Forum for International Development (OxFID) Global Youth Challenge 2022

    Deadline: April 30th 2022 The Oxford Forum for International Development (OxFID) Global Youth Challenge 2022 In partnership with the OHCHR, UNESCO, and the Office of the Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth, the Oxford Forum for International Development (OxFID) aims to stimulate youth dialogue around international development, and challenge participants to come up with solutions in […]

  • World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2022 for Solutions to Hunger (USD $100,000 in equity-free funding)

    World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2022 for Solutions to Hunger (USD $100,000 in equity-free funding)

    Deadline: April 6th 2022 World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge 2022 for Solutions to Hunger (USD $100,000 in equity-free funding) The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Accelerator sources, supports and scales bold new solutions to disrupt global hunger and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. For this year’s challenges WFP are looking for disruptive innovations […]

  • Junior Chamber International (JCI) Nigeria Creative Young Entrepreneur Program 2022

    Junior Chamber International (JCI) Nigeria Creative Young Entrepreneur Program 2022

    Deadline: February 27, 2022 Junior Chamber International (JCI) Nigeria Creative Young Entrepreneur Program 2022 Applications for the Junior Chamber International (JCI) Nigeria Creative Young Entrepreneur Program 2022 are now open. The core of the CYE program is for young leaders to showcase their up and running businesses. CYE challenges young entrepreneurs to critically and creatively think by […]