UNLEASH Innovation Lab

Do you have an innovative solution that addresses the most pressing sustainability challenges? Apply for the UNLEASH Innovation Lab before 19 July 2023.

UNLEASH, an Innovation Lab for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), invites applications from young entrepreneurs with innovative solutions that address the SDGs. The program will convene up to 1000 talents in Kigali, Rwanda to co-create solutions for the most pressing global sustainability challenges.

Successful applicants will benefit from the following:

  • The opportunity to work on real-world problems aligned with the SDGs. This allows participants to make a real difference in the world and to develop their problem-solving skills.
  • Participants in the UNLEASH Innovation Lab have access to a global network of mentors and experts who can provide guidance and support. This helps them to develop their ideas and to take their projects to the next level.
  • The opportunity to network with other changemakers worldwide. This can help them to build relationships, share ideas, and collaborate on future projects.
  • The chance to win prizes, including cash prizes, mentorship opportunities, and the chance to have their projects featured on the UNLEASH website.

Interested participants must meet the following to apply:

  • Be between the ages of 18 and 35.
  • Be passionate about solving the world’s most pressing challenges.
  • Have a creative and innovative mindset.
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Be fluent in English.

To apply for the program, applicants must submit an online application here, along with a short video pitch.