Call for Application: U21 RISE (Real Impact on Society and Environment)

U21 RISE (Real Impact on Society and Environment) is an international video competition for student teams to showcase their projects related to sustainability and social innovation. Winning teams will be awarded a prize of USD 2,000 each, together with access to a global network of experts in academia and industry to help scale their projects.

If you have a project for RISE, please submit your entry (video + analysis) by 21 January 2022.

The University of Hong Kong will nominate up to four (4) undergraduate student projects, two of which can be cross-institutional entries*, to RISE 2021/22.

Selected projects for final submission will be announced on 11 February 2022.


*You can enter as a group of students from more than one U21 University 

Minimum number of group members is 3 and the maximum is 7.

Read through for important submission guidelines and method.