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LAUNCHED: The College Persistence Challenge

SEO Scholars transforms public high school students into confident college graduates. They aim to create a more equitable society by closing the academic and opportunity achievement gap for motivated young people. SEO Scholars has announced the College Persistence Challenge to address some of the biggest barriers to graduating from college in four years. Think you have a solution? They'd love...

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Launched: The NSF 2026 Idea Machine

The NSF 2026 Idea Machine is a competition to help set the U.S. agenda for fundamental research in science and engineering. Participants can earn prizes and receive public recognition by suggesting the pressing research questions that need to be answered in the coming decade, the next set of “Big Ideas” for future investment by the National Science Foundation (NSF). It's an opportunity for...

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Lumina Foundation Announces 2018 Education Innovation Challenge Prizes

Lumina Foundation Announces 2018 Education Innovation Challenge Prizes

Each winner will receive $25,000 and in-kind support to scale projects that will help increase the share of Americans with education beyond high school

INDIANAPOLIS – The winners of Lumina Foundation’s 2018 Education Innovation Challenge were chosen last week during a competition at the Lumina Investing in Future Talent...

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Launched: National Science Foundation's GenNano - Superheroes Inspired by Science Challenge

Watch comic legend, Stan Lee, endorse the challenge

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Four more government competitions that are changing lives and educating the public

Last week, we posted an article that highlighted three government challenges - one city, one state and one federal.  This week, we're focusing on four more.

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National Science Foundation (NSF) launches its Community College Innovation Challenge

Skild is proud to announce the launch of the National Science Foundation's Community College Innovation Challenge.  Here's the official press release:

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