Canada’s youth have lived through an unprecedented crisis and witnessed loud cries for justice. The Youth Impact Challenge is your opportunity to develop your ideas for #whattheworldneeds
Youth Impact Challenge 2021 will...
Give out $80,000+ in prizes for ideas that tackle environmental OR social issues
Award two grand prizes of $10,000
Engage with a diverse group of youth
Connect participants to mentors who will help you develop your ideas
Who can apply?
Youth aged 16 to 25
(you don't need to be a student!)
Young innovators from all backgrounds!
(even temporary residents)
Teams must have at least 3 people
Round 1 submissions due July 16th at 11:59pm
We are here to support you.
Whether you already have an idea or not, we’re here to equip you with the tools you need to succeed. This includes:
Resources to get you started
Networking Socials and Pitch Workshops
Two rounds of financial awards
Our pre-competition workshops are in the works!
We’d love to engage with your team ideas before the event, so stay tuned for more details on the following:
Networking social: Find new teammates across Canada!
Zero to Hero Series: Ideation and Pitching Workshops throughout the summer!
Discord Server: Meet other participants and ask your questions!