Offered in partnership with the Global Change Program , this category is focused on developing practical solutions related to climate change. Solutions may contribute to limiting carbon emissions; coping with environmental, social, and/or business changes; or promoting a greater understanding of how climate change impacts wellbeing and prosperity.
This category promotes the vision that all individuals—regardless of age, socioeconomic status or health—fully engage in life; sustaining relationships, independence and quality of life while continuing to learn, grow, and contribute to society.
Players and Fans
This category encompasses innovations that benefit athletes, artists, entertainers, esports gamers, fans, owners, or professionals supporting these trades, whether amateur, youth, or professional. Solutions could focus on improving performance, expanding access and interest in the craft, lowering financial or other barriers to participation, skills acquisition, injury prevention, and enhancing the fan experience.
Think your idea doesn't fit these categories? Ask us! Categories are intended to shape your ideas, not exclude them.