The 4Revs Innovation Challenge is a global call to identify the solutions that are already creating a path for the revolutions humankind needs to survive.
4Revs is a unique, co-creative ecosystem that aims to help humanity solve the four survival challenges in one generation – between 2020-2050.
The challenge is looking for initiatives relating to food, water, resources, and climate change/energy. They believe that clearing these four bottlenecks will require revolutionary innovation – and will provide a treasure trove of new opportunities.
4Revs has partnered with corporations, social ventures, sustainability practitioners and entrepreneurs, educators, public and civil organizations, and creative minds on all six continents to inspire and implement next-generation initiatives in each of the 4Revs.
- The solution must be in the market
- The solution must contribute to at least one of the 4 Revolutions
- The person responsible for the application process must be over 18 years old by October 13, 2020, and the owner of the solution
Ten finalists will be selected to showcase their solutions to the 4Revs ecosystem formed by Japanese and multinational corporations, social ventures, sustainability practitioners and entrepreneurs, educators, public and civil organizations, and creative minds on all six continents.
Among these finalists, Six solutions will be selected as potential case studies of an inspiring example (“seed cases”) for the 4Revs platform and will compete to additionally receive financial support:
- USD 1,500 for the first place
- USD 750 for the second and third place
- USD 500 for the fourth, fifth and sixth place
How to Apply
To participate in the challenge, register your ideas at https://co.socialab.com/challenges/4Revs/
The deadline for application is 19th, November 2020.