ON A GLOBAL SCALE
Seeking leaders who are mobilizing communities and catalyzing positive, transformational change.
THE ELEVATE PRIZE
POWERED BY MIT SOLVE
Our mission is to dramatically amplify the impact of innovators, activists and problem-solvers. And together build a powerful platform to mobilize communities, catalyze positive change and awaken the hero in all of us.
The prize is powered by MIT Solve, a marketplace for social impact innovation. We are leveraging their award-winning open innovation platform and methodology, as well as their extensive network of entrepreneurs and social impact leaders all around the world.
THE ELEVATE PRIZE IN DETAIL
Addressing our most challenging global issues by empowering talented and passionate leaders around the world who will inspire others to uplift their community.
THE PROCESS AND STEPS
Those eligible can apply up until July 13, after which staff and judges will select the most promising submissions as Finalists. Our esteemed judges will select 10 winners among these Finalists in September.
A GUIDE TO APPLY
Sound like you?
Learn the who, what, when and why of applying for The Elevate Prize.
LEADERS, INNOVATORS & INFLUENCERS
A robust and diverse team, these leaders and executives head organizations at the forefront of social change: from business to academia, from arts to science, from tech to health.
One winner from MIT Solve’s Health Security and Pandemics Challenge was selected as part of our first cohort of ten global heroes.