Application Deadline: The Fishbowl Challenge - International Entrepreneurship Competition for Students at Harvard University


Wednesday, July 15, 2020 (All day)



Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students: Apply Here

"The Fishbowl Challenge brings college students from around the world together to solve the world’s most complex social and environmental problems. Their different cultural, social, and geographic insights will enable new solutions and ways of working together, providing a unique model for global collaboration and problem-solving. 

The Fishbowl Challenge is a product and business planning competition where participants will work in teams with students from across the globe to solve real problems in any of the following categories: Education, Health, Social Justice & Economic Empowerment, Renewable & Accessible Energy, and Environmental protection.

Teams will receive coaching and support from world-class mentors and finalists will win an all-expense-paid trip to pitch their ideas in a European city! Up to $50,000 in seed funding will be allocated across the winning ventures to work on their ideas.

Applications are open and close on the 15th of July, 2020. More details can be found here:


Kindly take note of the following eligibility requirements before beginning your application. ​

  • The Fishbowl Challenge is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students enrolled in a university/college, and those who have accepted admission into a university/college as at September 1, 2020.

  • Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply

  • Applicants must be conversant with the English language as it would serve as the primary language during the competition.

  • A recommendation will be required for each applicant. Applicants must submit the name and contact details of a recommender. Recommenders cannot be a family member or friend, but professional recommendations are welcome from your networks in high school, university, or any other projects you’ve taken part in. "