Pragya Dawadi

Message from Campus Director


"It's not everyday that you have an opportunity to change the world. Calling all dreamers, makers and innovators to Reawaken the Human Potential and restore the rights and dignity of 10 million refugees. A team of you will be representing all of us at the upcoming Hult Prize Regional Finals happening on March 12, 2016. The winner will represent the University of Waterloo at either San Francisco, Boston, London, Dubai or Shanghai! This is our chance to show the world that the University of Waterloo is dedicated to Impact."


Pragya Dawadi
pragya.dawadi@hotmail.com

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



The 2017 Challenge

REAWAKENING HUMAN POTENTIAL

building sustainable, scalable start-up enterprises that will restore the rights and dignity of 10million people by 2022

Hult Prize Vision

Competing in Hult Prize is easy

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EVENT DETAIL

Hult Prize @ UWaterloo Kick-Off Event

Time: 5:00 PM
Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Venue: QNC 1506
Location: 200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON, N2L 3G1
Additional Info: Register here: https://uwaterloo.ca/conrad-business-entrepreneurship-technology/events/hult-prize-uwaterloo-kick-event

Hult Prize@ UWaterloo Workshop

Time: 5:30 PM
Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Venue: MC 4040
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Learn more about the refugee process, challenges, and opportunities at this workshop for Hult Prize participants! Social entrepreneurship professor Nada Basir will also give a quick overview of how to build a social enterprise, and how to pitch your idea! Katherine Peterson, director of Immigration Services for the Cambridge Kitchener-Waterloo YMCA will join us at this workshop to give an overview of the refugee journey, current challenges faced by refugees, the YMCA's role, and the landscape of support services for refugees. The YMCA has been helping refugee settlement locally for about 25 years.

Team Registration Deadline

Time: 11:55 PM
Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Venue:
Location: N/A

Hult Prize@ UWaterloo Semi-Finals

Time: 5:00 PM
Date: Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Venue: HH 123,139,150
Location: N/A

Hult Prize@ UWaterloo Finals

Time: 1:00 PM
Date: Thursday, November 24, 2016
Venue: University of Waterloo
Location: N/A
Additional Info: More information to come soon!!!

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Lagos State University

215 teams registered

2

Government Degree College,Porumamilla

200 teams registered

3

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

181 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

133 teams registered

5

Cairo University

108 teams registered

Judges

Albert Lobe
Chair of the Baord of the Mennonite Coalition for Refugee Support
Allyson Hewitt
Director, Social Entrepreneurship, Director, SiG@MaRS
Aleks Poldma
Co-Founder of Hydrated World Inc.

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UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO REGISTRATION FORM

Team member 1* Captain
Team member 2*
Team member 3*
Team member 4 (optional)
About your team
* Your team requires at least 3 members and no more than 4, and must be comprised of current students, with the option of one alumni member.