children and youth
Children & Youth

Youth Impact Challenge

Funder:  Westpac Bank

Grant Background: The Westpac Youth Impact Challenge is a nationwide initiative open to all young people around Australia aged 7 to 21 years. The Challenge aims to help young Australians solve problems in their local communities.

To take part in the Challenge, participants must identify a local problem and brainstorm an innovative business or social change idea to solve it. Participants can choose to work individually, or in a group of up to 3.

$ Available: All participants who complete the Challenge will receive a Certificate of Completion. Winners will receive an Exclusive Prize Pack which will include a Microsoft Surface laptop from our partner Microsoft, The Academy Membership, a Spill the Beans Pitch Opportunity, financial education mentoring support for your business idea from Westpac’s Davidson Institute and a pitch opportunity at the final Challenge event.

Eligibility:  To participate in the Westpac Youth Impact Challenge Challenge, you must register. If you are under the age of 15, please make sure that you seek parental permission. You can register if you are young person aged 7 to 21 years. All you have to do is identify a UN SDG and brainstorm an innovative business or social change idea to solve it. If you are working in a group, you must all submit your idea individually.

Key Dates: Closes 10 December 2021

For More Information or to Apply: 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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