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Boston College School of Social Work
Center for Social Innovation


Forbes "Change the World" Competition

You're invited to participate!

Change the World Competition


The Center for Social Innovation at the Boston College School of Social Work and the Edmund H. Shea Jr. Center for Entrepreneurship at BC's Carroll School of Management have been chosen as the official academic partners for the Forbes $1 million Global Change the World pitch competition. Winners will be announced at the 2016 Forbes Under 30 Summit which takes place in Boston from October 16 -19, 2016. 

Boston College students, alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in screening applications, narrowing down approximately 2,000 applicants to 100 finalists. The winners will be selected from those finalists by the official Forbes Under 30 Summit judging team. "The Forbes competition works to find disruptive, scalable solutions to the world's most pressing problems," said Center for Social Innovation Co-Director and BCSSW Associate Professor, Stephanie Berzin.

If you are interested in reviewing and rating applications, complete this form to receive instructions about participation.