Ashoka, HSBC changemakers Together Towards Tomorrow Challenge (up to $25,000)

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Ashoka, HSBC changemakers Together Towards Tomorrow Challenge

Deadline: 1st July, 2024.

Join the global innovation challenge: Together Towards Tomorrow, a collaboration between Ashoka and HSBC, which invites changemakers from around the world with initiatives that unite people across generations to activate young people as leaders.

Ashoka, HSBC changemakers Together Towards Tomorrow Challenge They are on the hunt for innovative solutions that promote equitable collaboration, connecting young minds with their inner purpose. Is your venture centered on a solution that fosters social connections between generations, amplifies youth leadership, and shapes an alternative future? They want to hear from you!

Benefits

All eligible applicants will receive:

  • Receive feedback from Ashoka and/or HSBC representatives.
  • Have a chance to connect with a community changemakers through this challenge (by providing/receiving feedback, and meeting them through community events).

Early Entry Applicants will receive:

  • Those who get their application in by June 3rd 2024 will have the chance to be selected as Early Entry Winners.
  • All Early Entry Applicants will receive feedback ahead of the final entry deadline.
  • 3 Early Entry Winners will be awarded $1,500 each
    • Note: Being selected as an early entry winner does not mean that you will be selected as a final challenge winner.

All semifinalists and finalists will:

  • Get a chance to refine their applications based on feedback from Ashoka, HSBC, and their peers.
  • Have the opportunity to learn from Ashoka, HSBC, and its networks, and have additional learning opportunities as part of the journey.

Winners Awards:

We seek to ensure diverse representation in our winners, covering as many focus areas, ages, and geographic regions as possible.

Prizes Structure:

  • Up to 12 winners, will receive a minimum of $15,000 and up to $25,000.
  • We will select a minimum of 3 winners at Early Stage (0-3 years since registration), and a minimum of 3 winners that are at an Established Stage (3+ years since registration).
  • The top winner in each of these two categories will receive a prize of $25,000.

Eligibility

  • Country of Impact – The “Together, Towards, Tomorrow” Challenge is open to individuals driving impact in Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Nigeria, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States of America, Uruguay, Vietnam.
  • Youth Leadership – Your leadership structure requires at least one member born in 1994 or later, who has held a leadership position for at least 12 months. If your organization is less than one year old, at least one founding member must be born in or after 1994.
  • Language – Entries must be submitted in English and an Applicant is not allowed to submit more than one application.
  • Your venture must be at an early- or mid- stage.
  • Your initiative must be incorporated (as a non-profit, for-profit, or hybrid organization).
  • You must be 18 or above at the time of submitting this application.
  • Entries will only be accepted in English (winners will be expected to engage in activities that require English proficiency).
  • If your solution has not been implemented at scale; you must have a clear business plan and a minimum-viable solution (prototype, pilot, or another proof of concept).
  • Only one application per individual/venture will be accepted.

For more information and application.

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