Shonakshi Chaubal

Message from Campus Director


"Each year, the Hult Prize calls upon budding social entrepreneurs across the world to develop innovative solutions to social challenges. Once again, UofT students have the chance to show their dedication to social impact. Our school's unique location, at the heart of Canada’s innovation capital, along with the breadth of world-renowned programs it offers, allows for cross-disciplinary collaboration and the development of truly breakthrough ideas. It's not everyday that you have an opportunity to change the world. I look forward to seeing the next generation of social entrepreneurs at UofT come together this year! Deadline to Register: November 24, 2017"


Shonakshi Chaubal
shonakshi.chaubal18@rotman.utoronto.ca

Win $1,000,000 in start-up funding



The 2018 Challenge

Harnessing the power of energy to transform the lives of 10 million people

HOW WILL YOU CHANGE THE WORLD WITH US $1 MILLION?

Competing in Hult Prize is easy

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EVENT DETAIL

Hult Prize Kickoff

Time: 6:00 PM
Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Venue: Rotman School of Management - Fleck Atrium
Location: 105 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3E6
Additional Info: Are you a budding social entrepreneur who believes that through business, we can solve some of the world's toughest social challenges? Then the Hult Prize is just the thing for you! Join us at the Hult Prize @UofT Kickoff event to learn more about the challenge, hear from past UofT teams, and to meet other interested students!

Hult Prize Coffee Chats

Time: 1:30 PM
Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Venue: Laptop Bar - The Exchange
Location: Rotman School of Management
105 St. George Street
Toronto, ON, M5S 3E6
Additional Info: Are you curious about the Hult Prize? Do you need more information on what participating in the Hult Prize @UofT actually means? Are you undecided about whether or not to participate? Well, you’re in luck! We are offering Hult Prize Coffee Chats this Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017 from 1:30pm – 5:30pm. Stop by the laptop bar at the Exchange to chat with second-year students who participated in the Hult Prize @UofT last year. Hear about their experiences, the time commitment, how they managed their many responsibilities, etc. See you there!

Hult Prize Branding Workshop

Time: 6:00 PM
Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
Venue: RSM 4001
Location: Rotman School of Management
105 St George St.
Toronto, ON, M5S 3E6
Additional Info: In association with the Rotman Marketing Association, this workshop will cover the essentials of branding, to help you position your idea effectively.

Hult Prize Workshop: Reframing the Challenge

Time: 1:00 PM
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
Venue: RSM LL1035
Location: Rotman School of Management
105 St. George St
Toronto, ON, M5S3E6
Additional Info: The Hult Prize 2018 challenge asks you to find a solution that harnesses the power of energy to change the lives of 10 million people by 2025. But what is the real, underlying problem? Who are the people whose lives you seek to change? What are their unmet needs? Rotman's Professor Nouman Ashraf is leading this workshop, giving students a unique opportunity to learn how to reframe a social innovation challenge, in more salient, tangible terms. Professor Ashraf is Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream within the Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management area. He teaches the Leading Social Innovation course at the Rotman School of Management.

Hult Prize @UofT Final

Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017
Venue: Desautels Hall
Location: Rotman School of Management
105 St. George Street
Toronto, ON, M5S 3E6

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Helwan University

319 teams registered

2

Minya University

282 teams registered

3

American International University-Bangladesh(AIUB)

239 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

184 teams registered

5

Sukkur IBA University

181 teams registered

Organizing Committee

In a few short years, the Hult Prize has become one of the most prestigious student competitions in existence today, offering teams unparalleled opportunities and resources. With the goal of educating and engaging students at its core, this truly international prize has created a platform to support the launch of social enterprises that are tackling seemingly intractable global challenges.

Jose Valdez

Jose Valdez

Hult Prize Ambassador

Tanvi Shetty

Tanvi Shetty

Hult Prize Ambassador

Linda de Gouveia

Linda de Gouveia

Hult Prize Ambassador

Mohsin Bin Latheef

Mohsin Bin Latheef

Communications Advisor

Silene Gomez

Silene Gomez

Strategy Advisor

Gowtham Ramachandran

Gowtham Ramachandran

Strategy Advisor

Lucy Yang

Lucy Yang

Hult Prize Ambassador

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UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO REGISTRATION FORM

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* Your team requires at least 3 members and no more than 4, and must be compromised of current students. Alumni and faculty are not allowed to be official team members.