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18 final ideas
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Announced Apr 08, 2021

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Applications are open!  

Are you a young changemaker between the ages of 14-20 years old in the USA (including Puerto Rico and all other US territories) ready to harness the power of STEM for a sustainable planet? Join the movement of young people solving the world’s most pressing environmental challenges!  

Twenty-five winning teams will each receive $2,000 seed funding and participation at the online Changemaker Summit.  

Click “Add your idea” to submit your STEM solution for sustainability. After entering, you may view other entries, revise your own entry, and re-submit it until the deadline on February 11 at 11:59 (midnight) ET. See eligibility and assessment criteria for details. 

You must publish your entry for it to be considered for review. You can edit your published entry up until the entry phase closes.

If you have any questions regarding the Our Planet, Our Purpose: STEM for Changemaking Challenge please contact us at STEM@ashoka.org 

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An international youth-led nonprofit with 8,000 volunteers in 41 countries working to translate climate information into 100 languages.

An international youth-led nonprofit with 8,000 volunteers in 41 countries working to translate climate information into 100 languages.

Photo of Sophia Kianni
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An application-based learning experience, where students become excited, engaged, and educated about agriculture and sustainable farming.

An application-based learning experience, where students become excited, engaged, and educated about agriculture and sustainable farming.

Photo of Hunter Cornelius
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GoCompost empowers community composting and fosters green habits with its app, website, and events.

GoCompost empowers community composting and fosters green habits with its app, website, and events.

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Bike-based delivery that provides fresh food to food insecure individuals, where riders are able to take a scenic tour of their city.

Bike-based delivery that provides fresh food to food insecure individuals, where riders are able to take a scenic tour of their city.

Photo of Levi Grimm
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Green tiles will bring plant and animal life to the heart of cities in a water-friendly way and with minimal cost and effort.

Green tiles will bring plant and animal life to the heart of cities in a water-friendly way and with minimal cost and effort.

Photo of chase leffers
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Poluino (pollution + Arduino) is an educational initiative dedicated to distributing DIY air quality monitor kits.

Poluino (pollution + Arduino) is an educational initiative dedicated to distributing DIY air quality monitor kits.

Photo of Chris Chen
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Raising awareness of overlooked environmental deterioration, through crowdsourced photography.

Raising awareness of overlooked environmental deterioration, through crowdsourced photography.

Photo of Maanit Goel
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