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The Hult Prize


The Hult Prize

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The Hult Prize


The Hult Prize

The Hult Prize Foundation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to launching the world's next wave of social entrepreneurs. It encourages the world's brightest business minds to compete in teams to solve the planet's biggest challenges with innovative ideas for sustainable start-up enterprises. Annual Hult Prize winners can make their ideas a reality with the help of US$ 1 million in seed funding. (www.hultprize.org)

This year's challenge is about providing early childhood education to 10 million children in urban slums by 2020. Educuento won the Boston Regionals and therefore got selected as 1 of the 6 finalist teams (out of 20,000 applications) competing for US$ 1 million for its social entrepreneurship idea.

the picture above is from the Hult Regional Semi-finals in Boston, March 2015.