The initiative offers 100 winners from across the globe access to benefits that last a lifetime which includes but not limited to need-based scholarships, fully-funded residential experience, mentorship, career development opportunities, funding, and many more.
Rise Challenge 2023 | DETAILS
Each year, Rise invites 15-17 year olds from around the world to participate in the Rise Challenge. Unlike many traditional applications, Rise uses videos, projects, and group interviews so applicants have multiple opportunities to showcase their potential. For applicants without access to a video recording device, the option of submitting text responses is available.
For applicants without access to technology, there is an offer of alternative low-tech pathway through paper applications. The Rise Challenge encourages applicants to create an individual project that demonstrates their talents and benefits their communities, and peer review other applicants’ projects, among other activities.
- Residential Summit
- Programming & Education
- Global Winner Network
- Higher Education Scholarships
- Technology Package
Interested applicants for the Rise Challenge 2023 must meet the following eligibility criteria to be considered:
- must be between the ages of 15 and 17 as of July 1, 2023, meaning they are born on or between July 2, 2005 and July 1, 2008.
- It does not matter what country they live in, background they come from, or academic experience they have. Whether they are interested in science, innovation, technology, art, policy, community organizing, or any other discipline—RISE wants to hear from them.
How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Rise Challenge 2023 for Young Persons are to complete an online application and provide all the required information.
Application Deadline: Not specified