HULT PRIZE is here again!!!
Do you have an entrepreneurship idea but lack the capital to start a business?
Do you have not an idea yet but wish to be an entrepreneur?
Heard of Hult Prize yet? NO?…..Well…..
Hult Prize also known as the Noble Prize for college students is an annual start-up accelerator for social entrepreneurship which brings together the brightest college and university students from around the globe to solve the most pressing issues in the environment they find themselves and the world at large.
The year’s long competition crowd sourcing ideas from students after challenging them to solve a pressing social issue around topics such as food security, water access, energy, and education.
Participants compete in local events organized on campuses around the world, winners qualify to continue to the regional stage which is held in five international cities in the world: Boston, San Francisco, London, Dubai, and Shanghai and on-line. Winning teams start-up then move to the accelerator then the global stage.
This not-for-profit foundation, founded by Ahmad Ashkar and is funded by Bertil Hult, the latter of whom, along with his family – founders of EF Education First – donates USD 1 Million in seed capital to help the winning team launch a social enterprise.
This topic for this year is “Transforming food into a vehicle for change” is to challenge you to transform food which is defined as the human experience from a necessity for survival into a vehicle for change and prosperity for humanity.
Many are wondering how? If? Is it possible? , the good news is that you will have many examples from which you can draw inspiration from the army pioneers who are rethinking food for a better world.
Teams are being asked around the world to build viable food enterprises that will impact the lives of 10M people in the next decade while strengthening communities, increasing incomes, feeding of the hungry, and creating jobs.
The Hult Prize train for participation isn’t full yet…join us by clicking on the link below and be a part of this competition :