Goodwall ‘Better Together’ Program 2020 ($25,000 in prizes): (Deadline 30 September 2020)
Applications for the Goodwall ‘Better Together’ Program 2020 are now open. BetterTogether is a response to the COVID-19 economic crisis. Goodwall know that many people are feeling stressed, lost and disappointed by the lack of prospects right now, but BetterTogether is here to help.
The global, online program offers a gateway to new opportunities both educational and professional through five weeks of inspiring themed challenges, top speakers and community content available exclusively on the app. In partnership with leading organisations, throughout the program you can win awards, scholarships and more. Ending with a digital certificate you can add to your CV, BetterTogether is designed to help you become a better you and make the world a bit better too. The program runs from August 1 – September 18, 2020.
There are a total of 10 challenges, which will run twice weekly, focusing on building both a better you and a better world. These cover topics such as personal development, sustainability, equality, justice, women empowerment and entrepreneurship.
- Win up to $25,000 in prizes, scholarships from leading institutions and exclusive opportunities;
- Connect and build your network with brilliant like-minded people in 150+ countries;
- Celebrate your digital certificate endorsed by top universities and employers;
- Connect with and receive funding from various incubators, accelerators, and investors;
- Potential scholarships at educational programs hosted by leading partners;
- Be fast-tracked by certain partners for future internship and job opportunities.
- Everyone is welcome to participate, they want to see people from around the world joining together.
- Applicants may be students or young professionals.
- The BetterTogether program is completely free and inclusive.
- The winners of each challenge are selected based on the highest number of likes, which is why they encourage you to invite your friends to join and like your videos! The three winners of the final ‘Pitch Your Project’ will be selected by the Goodwall grand jury.
To get involved, download the Goodwall app (iOS and Android). All you have to do is share your response to a challenge in a 60-second video or photo posted on your Goodwall profile, tagging the corresponding challenge hashtag – simple as that!