Let us introduce SPRINT

Passionate about education, sports, social impact or development cooperation? Unafraid to create new solutions to major challenges? This one is for you!

Let us introduce SPRINT, a challenge to support physical and health education in developing countries. Motivated by the empowering impact of sports and play Sprint exists to find concrete solutions that enable teachers in their work. Equality, quality education and a chance of self-reliance should belong to all children.

LiiKe – Sports & Development, Helsinki Think Company and SMASH are now calling for applications for this unique challenge specially focused on innovations in education in developing countries. Join us in the movement!

FOR WHOM?

The challenge is open for all – researchers, students of different fields, entrepreneurs, professionals and other enthusiasts. All you need is your unique perspective and a passion for making an impact. Apply as an individual and we’ll set you up in a multidisciplinary team of motivated changemakers.

WHEN AND WHERE?

Challenge weekend 17.-18.3. 10-18
Evening workshops on Monday 26.3. and Wednesday 4.4
Showcase final Fri 6.4 as a part of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace #IDSDP
All events held at Yliopistonkatu 4, central Helsinki.

PRIZE

The winning team will receive an immediate prize of 2000 € as well as a chance to further develop their solution together with the sports and development specialists of LiiKe. The winners will also get free passes to SMASH 2018 conference. Additional prize of 3000 € will be presented at the end of the year, given that the winning team has further advanced their solution.

INTERESTED! HOW TO APPLY?

Find out more and apply by March 8th, 2018: thinkcompany.fi/sprint

Join the movement!

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