Prizes

Hack for Earth Foundation’s core values are sustainability, diversity and most of all – impact. This is why the winners of Hack for Earth will be given the best possible support to become real tools for the good of society.

Hack for Earth Award

The winner of Hack for Earth Award is the solution that the Head Jury group will appoint on December 15th 2021 at the Hack for Earth Award ceremony at EXPO2020 in Dubai.

The winning solution will receive the following, provided that the Board of the Hack for Earth Foundation approves the realisation plan:

-10 000$ USD 

-A spot in Build for Earth acceleration program

-A study visit to Stockholm, to explore the Swedish innovation eco-system.

Hack for Earth Award Ceremony

Winners in the seven categories will be presented at a live streamed ceremony on November 19th. All the seven winning teams in the respective categories will then be invited to send one (1) person from their team to pitch their solution on stage at the Hack for Earth Award Ceremony on December 15th at Expo2020 in Dubai (travel, accommodation and entry fee to Expo2020 paid by Hack for Earth Foundation). All category winners representatives will also win a one day ticket to Expo2020 for one (1) person.

The seven category winners will pitch their solution to the Head Jury Group and a live audience on December 15th at Expo2020 in Dubai, and the Hack for Earth Award winner will be appointed at the end of the Hack for Earth Award Ceremony. The winner of the Hack for Earth Award will also be presented with the Hack for Earth Award Cup at the ceremony.

Build for Earth acceleration program

All seven category winners will win a spot in Build for Earth – the unique acceleration program organized in collaboration with our Partner Community, a proven concept from the Government mission Hack for Sweden. We will work closely with you and your team, providing you with a wide range of tools and support to achieve our common goal: real solutions to the SDGs that bring value to the world and its inhabitants.

Pitch for Earth

On Earth Hour Day March 26th 2022, all seven category winners are once again invited to Dubai to pitch live on stage at Expo2020. This time the task is to present how far you have come in making your solution come to life, and the Head Jury Group will give you input and advice on your journey ahead.

Summary

1st Prize: Hack for Earth Award

The Hack for Earth Award winner will receive the following, provided that the Board of the Hack for Earth Foundation approves the realisation plan:

-10 000$ USD 

-A spot in Build for Earth acceleration program

-A study visit to Stockholm, to explore the Swedish innovation eco-system.

2nd – 7th Prize: Hack for Earth Category winner (no internal ranking)

All category winners will win Build for Earth acceleration program spot, participation in Hack for Earth Award Ceremony Dec 15th  2021 and Pitch for Earth March 26th 2022.