Partnering for Excellence: Innovations in Science + Technology + Engineering + Math (STEM) Education


United States
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United States
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The Changemakers global community, our expert panel of judges, and the competition sponsors have the eight winners

Winners Announced!

Carnegie Corporation of New York, Opportunity Equation, and Ashoka Changemakers launched the Partnering for Excellence collaborative competition to find innovative approaches to inspiring STEM-rich learning in our classrooms by connecting students with STEM professionals.


nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

NÓS8 is a project developed by 8 friends with large experience in Law willing to share their time and legal knowledge to collaborate with innovative people that make the world spin with good ideas. We target at cash-strapped entrepreneurs, designers, artists and startupers.

SEALS platform'

nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

SEALS platform is a social network where any individual with leadership potential will help youth with their personal project management. The platform offers equal opportunities to youth to connect with with each other.The SEALS platform experience facilitates the match between mentors and mentees.

Joy Ajuzie's New Entry

for profit

With the rapid growth in the digital space, a group of individuals have been spotted. They are called the MILLENNIALS. This untapped savvy and educated group, aspire to live with happiness and purpose. They focus on community and connections and thrive by becoming a part of a movement.

Link Your Purpose (LYP)


Link Your Purpose (LYP) is an innovative social enterprise. It is the first of its kind, using cutting-edge technology and new testing methods that are fun and accessible to help young people in Jamaica to identify and fulfil their career goals. LYP hopes to revolutionize career services in schools.

UGD Foundation

nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

UGD has created interactive career coaching and mentoring workshops for graduates and early career women from the MENA who live in the UK. The project will result in the in tangible solutions, social media videos and academic research to showcase a positive message for women in the labour market.

Software Club

nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

The Software Club is a foundation aiming to help high school students at education of software developing and discover their talents. With the club's help the students can also market their products.