Selected to Host Hult Prize On Campus
10/25/2018

Hult Prize is the world's biggest engine for the launch of for-good, for-profit startups emerging from university with over 2500 staff and volunteers.

Online PR News – 25-October-2018 – New Delhi/Delhi – New Delhi, India, October 24,2018/Free-Press-Release.com/ -- Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Selected to Host local edition of Hult Prize as students answer the United Nations Challenge and go head-to-head for US$1M

New Delhi, Delhi. Shubham Sharma recently announced that GGSIPU has been selected to host a local edition of the Hult Prize, the world's largest student movement for the creation of new social enterprises. The annual Hult Prize awards one million dollars in start-up funding to the team of students that develops the most radical and breakthrough idea to solve one of our world's toughest social challenges.

In partnership with the United Nations, the Hult Prize is hosting college and university events around the world in search of the next game-changing start-up. Shubham Sharma will be leading the Hult Prize at GGSIPU On Campus Program, and is confident that his/her peers have as good as chance as anyone to go all the way and with this year's Hult Prize. "Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."

The winner of the intra-campus event will automatically advance to compete in one of fifteen regional finals happening around the world. One winning team from each host city will then move onto a summer business accelerator, where participants will receive mentorship, advisory and strategic planning as they create prototypes and set-up to launch their new social business. A final round of competition will be hosted in September, where the winning team to be awarded the $1,000,000 prize.

"The Hult Prize is a wonderful example of the creative cooperation needed to build a world with shared opportunity, shared responsibility, and shared prosperity, and each year I look forward to seeing the many outstanding ideas the competition produces," Clinton has stated.

Hult Prize at GGSIPU is now recruiting volunteers and teams who are interested in registering for the competition.