Sweden Colombia

Compete with your sustainable solution.
Win a travel grant to Sweden worth approximately $ 3,600!

The Challenge

Develop solutions to address growing demands for environmentally sustainable solutions in Colombia’s urban areas and you will win the chance to travel to Sweden in 2015! During your journey you will visit the sights and attractions of Sweden, including two of its highly reputed universities, Chalmers University of Technology and Lund University.

Sweden is at the forefront of environmental sustainability and green tech solutions. With internationally renowned research focused on climate, energy, environmental systems and related themes, Chalmers University of Technology and Lund University are two of Sweden’s leading universities in these areas.

This challenge is your chance to learn more about environmental sustainability and put your knowledge and knowhow to good use. As the winner, you will be able to bring a friend along to explore this country of innovation in spring 2015, as you are introduced to Sweden’s unique education system and broaden your network within the field of environmental sustainability.

Follow these steps

Sign up here

Test your knowledge - Take the quizzes

Innovate! - Submit your case solution

Complete your personal motivation and profile

The Prize

1st prize winner

  • Travel grant to Sweden in spring 2015 worth approx. $ 3,600 - the winner can choose to bring a friend along for the journey!
  • Visit landmarks in Gothenburg and Lund, including Chalmers University of Technology and Lund University
  • Invitation to a social event where you can make personal connections with the partner universities organizing the event
  • Certificate of achievement

Top 20 finalists

  • Invitation to a social event where you can make personal connections with the partner universities organizing the event
  • Certificate of achievement

Important dates

2 November 2014
Competition deadline

6 November 2014
Finalists announced and invited to the mingle event

24 November 2014
Social event & prize ceremony in Bogota, the top 20 finalists invited

25 November 2014
Winner announced on the competition website and notified through mail