In partnership with President Bill Clinton, the Clinton Global Initiative and the Hult International Business School, the Hult Prize encourages university students from around the globe to solve the world’s biggest challenges with innovative ideas. The winning team will be able to implement their concept with US$1,000,000 in startup funding and mentorship from the international business community.
Hult Prize 2014: Healthcare
In 2014, six students from the Indian School of Business won the seed money for “Dox in a Box” – a solution that brings cost-effective healthcare to the world’s poorest by enabling them to self-diagnose and self-monitor chronic diseases, such as diabetes and hypertension. The winning team competed against 10,000 students, representing more than 150 countries and 300 universities.
Changing the world since 2009
Founded in 2009 by Hult International Business School graduate Ahmad Ashkar, the Hult Prize has become the world’s largest student competition. In October of 2012, the startup accelerator for social entrepreneurship was named as one of the top five ideas changing the world by President Bill Clinton and TIME Magazine.
Previous winners of the Hult Prize created new approaches that help solve the global food crisis, eradicate energy poverty, fix the water crisis and improve education. For the 2015 Hult Prize, students are asked to find inventive ideas that improve early childhood education in the urban slum and beyond.
To find out more and see all the application deadlines, visit: http://www.hultprize.org/
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