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Hack the Planet ideas competition 2021

Hack the Planet is an ideas competition for people from Commonwealth nations. It is run by the Commonwealth Secretariat and the Satellite Applications...

2021 Nala Feminist Collective creative contest for African female creatives ($800 in cash prize)

Are you an African woman writer, photographer, creator, artist or with an interest to raise your voice? We want to hear from you...

2022 Volvo Environment Prize for environmental scientists (EUR 150,000 prize)

Since the first award in 1990 the Volvo Environment Prize has become one of the scientific world’s most respected environmental prizes. Laureates represent all...

2021 Open Ideo Food Systems Game Changers Lab

Throughout late 2020 and early 2021, food systems experts and organizations in support of the UN Food Systems Summit called forward potential...

2021 XPRIZE Carbon Removal Competition ($USD 100 Million)

XPRIZE Carbon Removal is aimed at tackling the biggest threat facing humanity – fighting climate change and rebalancing Earth’s carbon cycle. Funded by...

2021 French Agency for Development (AFD) Digital Challenge for African Entrepreneurs (20,000€ prize)

The AFD Digital Challenge starts today. For its fifth edition, the competition is devoted to startups and digital innovations that promote climate protection...

2021 Milken-Motsepe Innovation Prize Program for agritech Innovations. ($USD 2 million Prize)

The Milken-Motsepe Innovation Prize program is a series of multi-year, multimillion-dollar prize competitions for technological solutions that accelerate progress towards the UN Sustainable...

2021 World Bank Group (WBG) Youth Summit Resilient Recovery Solutions Case Challenge

Once again, this year, the World Bank Group (WBG) Youth Summit will feature an action-based learning component, called the Resilient Recovery Solutions Case Challenge. The case...

2021 International Finance Corporation (IFC) “Pitch@IFC” Food Safety Challenge

IFC 9th International Food Safety Forum Virtual Event IFC invites retailers, manufacturers and other players in the food industry...

2022 Royal Academy of Engineering Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa (£25,000...

The Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation, founded by the Royal Academy of Engineering, is Africa’s biggest prize dedicated to engineering innovation. It awards...