Children & Youth

Youth Impact Challenge

Funder:  Westpac Bank

Grant Background: The Westpac Youth Impact Challenge is a nationwide initiative open to all Australian students from Year 1 to 12. The Challenge aims to help students solve problems in their local communities.

To take part in the Challenge, students must identify an SDG (Sustainable Development Goal) and brainstorm an innovative business or social change idea to solve it.

Students can choose to work individually, or in a group of up to 3 students.

$ Available: All students who complete the Challenge will receive a Certificate of Completion. 9 x Winners will then be selected to receive an Prize Pack which will include a Microsoft Surface + Microsoft Gift Card, Tickets to Singularity University’s 2020 Summit ‘Disruption by Design’ in Sydney, 12 month membership to ‘The Entrepreneurship Lab’ and a 12 Month Mentoring Package from Fiftysix Creations and Westpac.

Eligibility:  To participate in the Westpac Youth Impact Challenge you must be an Australian student in Year 1 to 12.

Key Dates: Closes 13 August 2020

Link: CLICK HERE

Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application and please share this grant opportunity with anyone who may be interested. Good luck, Melanie

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