UISU SPECIAL RELEASE 051 16/10/2020

HULT PRIZE UI 2021
Food for good

The Students’ Union University of Ibadan is pleased to inform the students of the Premier University about the registration for the Hult Prize UI 2020 tagged “Food for good”. Registration is ongoing and will end on October 30th, 2020.

The Hult prize is a partnership between Hult International Business School and United Nations Foundation aimed at actively solving a pressing social issue around water, food, food security, energy and education in relation to the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
It is an annual year-long competition that pools ideas from MBA and college students after challenging them to solve a pressing social issue around water, food, food security, energy and education to support them to create a world class start up that has capacity to make the world better.

Hult Prize UI is a subunit of Hult Prize Nigeria. Hult Prize UI seeks to give University of Ibadan an opportunity to change the world in their own way by creating innovative solution around the identified problems facing the society and the world at large and the theme for the year is selected from and built around the focus chosen from United nation’s stated SDGs and for Hult Prize 2021.

Organizers will be opening an avenue for University of Ibadan students to pitch ideas around the chosen theme “Food for Good” in a bid to tackle major issues facing the world as regards the basic necessity of life in question; “food”.

Teams are expected to build viable food enterprises that will be able to impact the lives of over 210 million people in the next decade while strengthening their communities, feeding the hungry, creating jobs and being equally profitable.

ELIGIBILTY
📍To participate you must:
🧿Be an undergraduate at the University of Ibadan(all levels are eligible)

🧿Form a team of at least 3 (4 is the maximum)

🧿Be ready to think out of the box to come up with viable solutions to the problem identified

🧿Have access to a mobile device: Mobile phone, Tablet or PC(this year’s competition is going to be largely virtual since we are all home)

WHAT YOU STAND TO GAIN
🧿An avenue to start an entrepreneurship journey with your dream team
Sharpen your knowledge on the skills needed to win.

🧿Mentorship for all teams from Top entrepreneurs in Nigeria
Cash Prizes from the Hult Prize UI Organizing committee for the top 3 teams and consolation prizes for others.

Registration is currently ongoing and would end on the 30th of October.

Teams are to register on the website: hultprizeat.com/unibad

For more information or enquiries, please feel free to reach out to:

Jessica- 07037069949
Faithwin- 08100741059

Signed;
Akeju G. Olusegun
President, University of Ibadan Students’ Union
09034820902

Oladeji Olawunmi Abiodun
Public Relations Officer, University of Ibadan Students’ Union
08136471201

INTEGRATION TEAM’20

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