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Ideathon Youth and Sustainability Funding Opportunity

Submitted by Scott on 10 January 2024

See the message below in case you know youth or youth networks who would be interested in applying for this Ideathon - about how volunteering can support disaster relief, protect land or oceans or benefit youth education or skills.

The deadline is January 29th and up to 75K in prizes will be awarded.

Many thanks in advance for sharing!


IAVE is partnering with Emirates Foundation to host the Second International Ideathon. 


Registered teams of volunteer innovators will be eligible to win a total prize of $75,000 for their winning idea about how volunteering can support for disaster relief, protect land & oceans, or benefit youth education & skills.

All charity, NGO, or non-profit organizations are eligible to so please sign up today or share this opportunity with your networks, affiliates and membersThe deadline to register is 10 p.m. GST on 29 January 2024 so . 

For complete information and to register, go to


Win $25,000 for your team at the ‘Volunteering for Sustainability’ Ideathon

Our second Ideathon is 4–6 March 2024 in collaboration with the Emirates Foundation, United Arab Emirates Ministry of Climate Change & Environment, and Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi! The three-day virtual event, sponsored by GM, will focus on the impact volunteers can make on the environment.

Each day, volunteer teams from major NGOs and volunteering organizations around the world will propose their solution to a new environmental challenge. The teams compete to win three $25,000 prizes to implement their ideas in their communities. 

To learn more and register your team, go to deadline is 10 p.m. GST on 29 January 2024! Questions? Email 


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