Competitions, Awards, & Prizes from Ashoka U


Win a Trip to Ireland: Submit Excellent Undergraduate Papers, Projects, or Reports

Just finished an excellent paper (or know a student who has written one)? No extra work required: Submit your ‘A’ paper to the Undergraduate Awards (UA). Award winners for the new social innovation category will be brought to the UA Summit in Dublin, Ireland for a three-day networking and brainstorming event. Submissions must be received by May 24th.


Enterprise + Social Impact: Midwest Social Innovation Start-Up Challenge

Midwest Social Innovation Start-Up Challenge is an opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs to submit a business model that includes a social or environmental impact that makes the world a better place. The challenge is open to any ambitious team or individual who has an idea to create positive social change. Submit your idea here by May 20th. @MUSocInnovation


2013 Higher Education Civic Engagement Award

The Washington Center, an independent nonprofit education organization, invites nominations for its 2013 Higher Education Civic Engagement Award. The award recognizes institutions that are achieving breadth and depth of civic engagement. The 2013 Award winners will be featured at the AAC&U annual meeting. Learn more and submit nominations by May 24th here.