With Shell Ideas360 as a full time bachelors or masters student (or group of students) at a university, you can compete for a trip to London and adventure to be taken during the university summer vacation period in 2018.
Shell Ideas360 is a global competition organized by Shell International for students to develop game-changing ideas for tackling Energy, Food and Water issues.
Check in this post the 10 most important things you need to know for the application process!
1. Shell Ideas360 Website
2. Purpose of the contest
This competition is a way of fostering innovation and, potentially, turning your ideas into reality.
3. How does the contest works?
Shell Ideas360 involves a number of key stages.
In Stage 1, participants register, access Learning Sessions and submit an initial idea. The ideas are evaluated and teams selected through to Stage 2.
In Stage 2 teams will develop their ideas in conjunction with Shell Mentors and Subject Matter Experts.
Stage 3 will see five finalists selected to present their idea to a panel of judges.
Competition documents and products provided (proposals, submissions, videos and presentations) are all required to be in English.
5. Which are the key dates?
Stage 1: 15 SEPTEMBER 2017 – 19 JANUARY 2018
Stage 2: 27 FEBRUARY – 20 APRIL 2018
Stage 3: 14 MAY – 05 JULY 2018
6. Why should you participate?
- Learn and discover at every stage
- Develop your ideas.
- Great for your resume / CV
- Work with professionals
- Networking opportunities
Each Individual Participant and Team Participant that submits an idea in the Competition will receive 3 months subscription to the print and digital edition of WIRED magazine.
Each participant will receive a year’s subscription to the print and digital edition of National Geographic magazine. A one-year subscription includes 12 monthly issues to the print and iPad/iPhone editions of National Geographic magazine.
Each member of the finalist teams will fly to Make The Future, London and receive a personalized medal and certificate of completion.
Winners: The team will receive the Shell Ideas360 trophy and each member of the team wins an Adventure.
Participation in the Competition is open to any person who (i) is, or will be, aged 18 or over by 01/12/2016; and (ii) is currently studying (and is officially registered to continue studying until at least 01/12/2017) as a full time bachelors or masters student at a recognised, degree awarding university or other equivalent higher education establishment (an “Eligible Student”).
9. Application steps
Register and set up your personal profile at www.shellideas360.com. If you wish, invite other students to form a team, or participate as an individual. Teams nominate a team captain who can submit an idea on behalf of the team.
19 January, 2018
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