Awards and Prizes

Awards & Prizes: 

After the application closes on May 14, ideas will be reviewed by representatives from General Motors, Ashoka and the Changemaker peer community based on eligibility criteria listed below. Challenge results will be structured as follows:  

  • Early Entry Prize: Ashoka will provide additional one-on-one support and feedback to entries submitted by April 15th  
  • On June 22, we will announce 25 winning projects. Each team will receive $1,000 seed funding.
  • Teams will be invited to participate in the Changemaker Summit in Summer 2020, an immersive online experience in which teams will receive mentorship from General Motors executives, skills training from Ashoka and network opportunities with other amazing teams.
  • General Motors and Ashoka will also select up to five teams to be featured for additional opportunities, support, and visibility. Details TBD!