Tag: "Competitions"

Games for Change Submission Deadline – March 23

Games for Change Submission Deadline – March 23

March 19, 2012

The deadline for submissions to the 3rd Annual Games for Change Awards is Friday, March 23. The Games for Change Awards recognize the best attributes of social impact games. There are a number of new award categories this year including: Most Significant Impact, Most Innovative Game, Best Gameplay, Knight News Game, and Game of the [...]

Investors’ Circle – Venture Fair April 22-24 APPLY NOW!

Investors’ Circle – Venture Fair April 22-24 APPLY NOW!

February 7, 2012

Investors’ Circle is pleased to announce their Venture Fair to be held in San Francisco April 22-24, 2012. If you’re an entrepreneur in the education sector, Investors’ Circle members are showing an increasing interest in education companies. As a result, Investors’ Circle could be a good financing source for your idea that’s shaking up education [...]

The 2012 EdTech Digest Awards are now open – Deadline Feb 14

The 2012 EdTech Digest Awards are now open – Deadline Feb 14

January 31, 2012

The 2012 EdTech Digest Awards are now open!  The deadline for entries is February 14, 2012. The EdTech Digest Awards Program recognizes people in and around education for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere. Featuring the best and brightest in edtech, the annual recognition program seeks to [...]

Applications are open for DreamIt New York Summer 2012

Applications are open for DreamIt New York Summer 2012

December 26, 2011

DreamIt Ventures has opened the application process for their Summer 2012  accelerator program in New York City.  The DreamIt program has helped launch 64 companies since 2008. The program will run from May 14th to Aug 17th (with Kickoff Weekend in New York April 27th & 28th).  See the full schedule for the application process [...]

Applications open Badges for Lifelong Learning – Awards $10,000 – $200,000

Applications open Badges for Lifelong Learning – Awards $10,000 – $200,000

December 14, 2011

The HASTAC/MacArthur Foundation Badges for Lifelong Learning Competition has opened applications in their Badges for Lifelong Learning Competition Stage Two.  Applications from organizations, teams, or individuals skilled in designing digital badge systems for Stage 1 winners’ and official Competition collaborators learning content. Submissions for Stage 2 are due no later than January 16, 2012 at 8pm EST [...]

2012 Milken-PennGSE Education Business Plan Competition – Now Accepting Submissions

2012 Milken-PennGSE Education Business Plan Competition – Now Accepting Submissions

October 21, 2011

Startl is happy to share the news that the 2012 Milken-PennGSE Education Business Plan Competition is now accepting submissions. This year there will be over $90,000 in prizes awarded!

SXSW.edu – LAUNCHedu Application Process Now Open! Deadline Dec. 2, 2011

SXSW.edu – LAUNCHedu Application Process Now Open! Deadline Dec. 2, 2011

October 20, 2011

The application process for LAUNCHedu is now open!

$12M in available grants – Next Generation Learning Challenges Wave 3 Announced

$12M in available grants – Next Generation Learning Challenges Wave 3 Announced

October 6, 2011

The Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC) has announced Wave 3 and up to $12 million in new grants.  NGLC is In partnership with EDUCAUSE, the International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL), the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), the League for Innovation in the Community College, and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. The winners of the first two waves [...]

Kauffman Foundation Offers Entrepreneur Scholarships – Deadline Oct 17

Kauffman Foundation Offers Entrepreneur Scholarships – Deadline Oct 17

September 28, 2011

Applications available online, due Oct. 17, 2011 A world-class opportunity awaits U.S. college graduates with innovative ideas for a new business. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is expanding its successful Global Scholars Program to include up to 10 recent graduates from U.S. colleges and universities who will join Scholars from around the world. During the [...]

Digital Media and Learning Competition 4 – Deadline Oct 14

Digital Media and Learning Competition 4 – Deadline Oct 14

September 27, 2011

  Badges for Lifelong Learning, the 4th Digital Media & Learning Competition, will will provide up to $2 million in grants for innovations in the use of Badges for Learning.  This fourth annual competition is made available by The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, in collaboration with Mozilla and HASTAC.   Learning happens in [...]