Hult Prize recently announced that Daffodil International University had been selected to host local event of Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for the creation of new social businesses. 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, Hult Prize is hosting college and university events around the worlds in search of the next game changing start-up. Iqbal Hossain Shemul will be leading the Hult Prize at Daffodil International University on campus program, and is confident that his peers on campus have as good as anyone to go all the way and this year’s Hult Prize.
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 form each host city will then move on to a summer business incubator, where participants will receive mentorship, advisory and strategic planning as they creates prototypes and set up to launch their new social business. A final round of competition will be hosted on September, where the winning 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 look forwarded to seeing the many outstanding ideas the competition produces, “Clinton has stated”.
Hult Prize at Daffodil International University is now recruiting volunteers and teams who are interested in registering for the competition.