Zahn Social Innovation Challenge
Thu, Mar 13
12:30 PM — 1:45 PM
NACThe City College of New York160 Convent Avenue
Info session for the $30k Zahn Innovation Challenge. Challenge is open to the entire CCNY community.The Zahn Social Innovation Ideas Challenge offers an opportunity for City College students, faculty, staff and alumni to pitch their big ideas on how to change the world through social enterprise.
Teams will compete for up to $30K in prize money to help develop their ideas into viable solutions to social and environmental challenges. This is your chance to submit an innovative solution to a problem you see in the world – from healthcare to education, gender equality to clean water, sustainability to urban architecture. This is your opportunity to activate large-scale change.
Throughout the summer and fall, the Zahn Center will offer funding, extensive mentorship from CCNY and the NYC social ecosystem, and pro bono legal services, all in an inspiring collaborative workspace to develop the ideas of change maker finalists. The Ideas Challenge will accept first round entries through April 4 and semi-finalists will be announced by April 11. The selected semi-finalist teams will pitch at the Final in early May.
For more info visit: www.zahncenternyc.com/socialinnovation