CHASING GENIUS

THE CHALLENGE

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We believe transformational ideas can come from anywhere. From anyone.

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WHAT IS YOUR IDEA?

Enter the CHASING GENIUS Challenge and you could win $25,000 to turn your ideas into catalysts for change in the world.

We are currently soliciting ideas around three critical issues, based on feedback from you and input from our CHASING GENIUS Council. Each issue is designed to attract the broadest range of ideas. To learn more, explore the issues below.

CHALLENGE STATUS

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May 9, 2017
Challenge announced
2
Jun 1, 2017
Submissions open
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Jul 31, 2017
Submissions Close
4
Aug 15, 2017
Voting Opens
5
Sep 1, 2017
Winners announced
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How it Works

Formulate Your Idea

Review the issue categories above in relation to where you see an opportunity to make the world better. Explore your curiosities, follow your interests, and ask questions. Now it’s time to identify and formulate your idea.

Create a Video

Create a one-minute video describing your CHASING GENIUS idea, the problem it addresses, and the solution it provides. Your idea will be evaluated on the following criteria: innovation, creativity, viability, and inspiration.

Enter the Challenge

Submit your video as part of the Challenge application, which includes a short description, the problem it addresses, your proposed solution, and a little bit about yourself and what inspires you. And after posting, be sure to share it with your friends.

Submit your idea today

Genius waits for no one, so go ahead and get started. Come up with your idea, shoot your video, and come back here anytime before July 31st to upload your submission.