Feb 26, 2019

Social Innovation Relay

  • Crimson Education
  • Spain
General Tutoring Competition Workshop Volunteering/Community Service/Social Entreprenuership Skill Building


Social Innovation Relay is a global competition challenging secondary school students to develop an innovative business concept that addresses a social need.

Teams of participants are to summarise their business idea in 500 words of less

The top 20 ideas will be connected to a suitable mentor on JA's network, and be further developed towards a national phase. from which the top 10 will go on to compete at a European level.

The contest provides young people with the hands-on skills and entrepreneurial expertise needed to start a successful career through a combination of virtual and face-to-face mentoring by experienced executives.

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Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Selection into country's top 20 likely to be competitive. 

Participation Cost


Participants advancing onto the national phase may need to fund travel and accommodation separately.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


No particular background required

Time Commitment


Formally only 7 meetings between student teams and their mentors are contemplated, but this has the potential to be a major time commitment when taken seriously

Application Deadline

Check with local organiser

Application Process Includes

Simple online registration + pitching of idea