Foundation / Corporation
Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE)
02/11/20 11:00 PM EST
Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,800 to USA, Canada, and International individuals or teams of two to three people ages 13-24 to present innovative solutions to one of nine global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and submit original ideas. Finalists will be asked to write a one-minute commercial storyboard and script describing their solution.
This year participants are being asked to imagine solutions for epic challenges to humanity - from eradicating hunger and poverty to achieving peace, justice, and equality. The nine goals are:
For additional information about all Goals, see: https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/sustainable-development-goals/
Applicants may ask for help from a teacher, coach, or other mentor. The work must be original, but applicants are welcome to seek guidance as they explore the challenges and brainstorm about solutions. NFTE encourages community involvement.
GrantWatch ID#: 165282
Three prizes awarded for each of nine challenge categories
The top-scoring idea in each category receives a cash prize of $1,800. The next two highest scoring ideas in a challenge category each receive a $300 cash prize.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA)
Canada: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.