Prepare for Impact.

Prepare for Impact.

"We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims" - Buckminster Fuller

"We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims" - Buckminster Fuller

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We are your learning partner in mastering impact innovation and sustainability.

Whether you are an educational institution aiming to provide your students with comprehensive guide to sustainability topics, or a company  creating momentum for your team around what matters most, our courses & coaches will guide you.

We are your learning partner in mastering impact innovation and sustainability.

Whether you are an educational institution aiming to provide your students with comprehensive guide to sustainability topics, or a company  creating momentum for your team around what matters most, our courses & coaches will guide you.

Future Shapers Challenge

Future Shapers Challenge

What problem do you want to solve? The Future Shapers Challenge is an opportunity for young change-makers around the globe to grapple with impactful solutions for people + planet.

What problem do you want to solve? The Future Shapers Challenge is an opportunity for young change-makers around the globe to grapple with impactful solutions for people + planet.

The Future Shapers Challenge is an initiative aiming to transform potential of the future change makers into real actions.

We believe involving young people in innovation will be key to solving some of the world’s biggest issues.

That’s why we are gathering inspired students around the world who are looking to shape a more regenerative, just & sustainable future.

The Future Shapers Challenge is an initiative aiming to transform potential of the future change makers into real actions.

We believe involving young people in innovation will be key to solving some of the world’s biggest issues.

That’s why we are gathering inspired students around the world who are looking to shape a more regenerative, just & sustainable future.

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Benefits

Benefits

All participants who submit a proposal will receive the Spaceship's Impact Entrepreneur credential in building their university & professional CV

All participants will receive free access to the Spaceship's online Sustainability Playbook and Impact Entrepreneurship Launchpad

All finalists will receive a personalized copy of the international bestseller, The Carbon Almanac

All finalists will receive a full scholarship to be a part of the Spaceship's Impact Accelerator program ($500 value)

The winner receives a cash prize of $1,000

Craig Vezina
CEO

“In an age of ever-growing uncertainty, young people are natural innovators with enormous potential to shape a preferred future for both people + planet.”

Eligibility

Eligibility

The Challenge may be entered either individually or as teams of between 2-5 members from around the world

The Challenge may be entered either individually or as teams of between 2-5 members from around the world

The Challenge is free to enter for all youth from 14 to 22 years old

The Challenge is free to enter for all youth from 14 to 22 years old

The project must be aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals

The project must be aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals

Genuine interest in sustainability

Genuine interest in sustainability

Timeline of The Challenge - TBA

Timeline of The Challenge (TBA)

Application Open

October 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022

Application Open

October 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022

Public Voting

Public Voting

January 6, 2023 - January 20, 2023

January 6, 2023 - January 20, 2023

Finalist Announcement

Finalist Announcement

January 23, 2023

January 23, 2023

Online Pitching

Online Pitching

January 27 - 30, 2023

January 27 - 30, 2023

Winner Announcement

Winner Announcement

February 3, 2023

February 3, 2023

Become a Participant

Become a Participant

Do you have an innovative idea, local focus, simple and comprehensive idea description or a viable problem solution?

Become a participant of the Future Shapers Challenge and have a chance to win $1,000!

Do you have an innovative idea, local focus, simple and comprehensive idea description or a viable problem solution?

Become a participant of the Future Shapers Challenge and have a chance to win $1,000!

Join Now

Participant's Guide

Participant's Guide

Access our free course to unlock your idea's potential. Go through the course to find your North Star, and then submit your idea. Download the participant's guide now to get started.

Access our free course to unlock your idea's potential. Go through the course to find your North Star, and then submit your idea. Download the participant's guide now to get started.

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Innovation Challege FAQ

Innovation Challege FAQ

What is the prize for the winners?

How does the selection process work?

How do I make a change?

Can my friends join the Future Shapers Challenge?

Who is eligible to join the Future Shapers Challenge

Is participation free?

Who organizes The Future Shapers Challenge?

FSC Partners

FSC Partners

FSC Collaborators

FSC Collaborators