September 6, 2016
Forbes Under 30 $1 Million Change the World Competition is the largest-ever competition for young social entrepreneurs, funding those disruptive and scalable ideas that address global challenges. The competition is open to both Profit and Non-Profit Organisations, as:
It is not a b-plan competition rather the participating companies must be in operation and the prize money should be utilised to quicken the most promising ideas.
|Application for Forbes Profit and Non- Profit Competition begin||August 15, 2016|
|Last date to apply for Forbes Profit and Non- Profit Competition||September 6, 2016|
|List of Finalists||by September 23, 2016|
|Summit||October 16-19, 2016|
|Result for Profit Competition||October 17, 2016|
|Result for Non- Profit Competition||October 18, 2016|
Applications had to be made Online on YouNoodle.com and will be screened by the Wharton Social Impact Initiative of the University of Pennsylvania. The finalists have to travel to Pennsylvania, USA from October 16-19, 2016 for the Forbes Under 30 Summit.
Profit Competition : Global
Non-Profit Competition: US
|Class/ Age||Social Entrepreneurs Under 30 years of age|
Not Eligible to applyCandidates born on or before October 6,1986 are not eligible to participate.
The challenge will award a total of $1,000,000 USD in cash and in-kind prizes
Other Benefits to the Finalists
Kindly Note: Finalists are responsible for their own travel expenses.
International applicants need to be mindful of visa and other logistics issues.
Other Prizes Include
The judging will be done on the following basis:
Tel for application related Queries: +1 (415) 495-1062
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