Youth Innovation Challenge
Want to change the world? 
"If you can dream it, you can do it"
- Walt Disney
Are you a Think Tank of Ideas?
Love Creating Things! 
A Passionate Individual &
Someone who wants to change the world!    

These are the qualities we are looking for and WE WANT YOU! Be the catalyst, opportunist and seeker of change in this upcoming edition of the Youth Innovation Challenge. Take the first step, begin your entrepreneurship endeavor with us and you’re already on your way to make that change and difference.


The Youth Innovation Challenge is organised by SMU's Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, specially for Secondary School, Centralised Institute, Junior College and ITE students in Singapore. The competition serves as a platform for entrepreneurs of tomorrow. Students will be able to showcase their ideas, business plans and entrepreneurial talents, attract seed funding to further their business ambitions as well as extend their network of friends and business contacts through the competition.

Participants stand to win more than S$20,000 in cash prizes. More importantly, you're given an opportunity to harness your entrepreneurial spirit and showcase your creativity. This could be the first step to living out your dream. 


Key Dates

Competition Briefing & Training Workshop Sat, 5 Nov 2016
Submission Deadline for Preliminary Round Fri, 10 Feb 2017
Announcement of Finalists Tue, 28 Feb 2017
Mentor Matching & Boot Camp Wed, 15 Mar 2017
Finals & Awards Presentation Ceremony Sat, 1 Apr 2017

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Competition Rounds
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Rules & Regulations
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