We’d like to let you all know that we’re hard at work on the 2021 edition of the Monaco Ocean Protection Challenge.
We’re very excited for this year’s edition, and within the next couple of days we will be sharing the details with all of you.We hope you’re as excited as we are. Stay tuned!
The Monaco Ocean Protection Challenge is a students’ competition organized by four partners:
Our Corporate Partners:
To raise awareness among the upcoming generation about the threats to our oceans. We are faced today with the problems of tomorrow, and put our hopes in new generations for a positive impact on the future.
The 2021 edition is open to all university undergraduates, post-bachelor students, and young entrepreneurs who are creating a company or have created one after January 2020. Check the requirements to participate.
Requirements to Participate
A Bachelor, Master or MBA university student or a young entrepreneur
Being fluent in English (and have a creative, entrepreneurial spirit)
Willing to take actions that make sense and have impact
Prepared to participate in the implementation of the idea (if selected by the Jury)
Innovate to Protect the Oceans
DRAW UP A ‘WE-MEAN-BUSINESS PLAN’
What to present?
An innovative and/or technology-oriented product or service that serves Ocean Protection in any way;
Find inspiration in concepts seen elsewhere, and/or copy-paste-and-adjust to suit the mission of the Oceanographic Institute and/or to contribute to Ocean Protection.
Form a team!
Form a team of 2 to 3 students.
How will the Jury screen your business plan?
Verify and substantiate demand for your product or service, based on market research and a thorough analysis of relevant data;
Make sure the impact and the potential of your business concept are global, not local;
Create a positive and measurable impact on the Oceanographic Institute and/or on the Oceans.