Changemaker Challenge Winners

The following four teams were voted to be the most promising and inspiring by the Judges and their peers:

Team 01 Team Aqua Fighters received the ‘Young Changemaker Award for SUSTAINABLE IMPACT and further funding of INR 40,000 for their simple and elegant solution to drastically reduce household use of water and their excellent success in converting households to the use of water aerators and actually reducing household water consumption and wastage.
Team 02 Team Binfinity received the ‘Young Changemaker Award for SCALABLE IMPACT’ and further funding of INR 30,000 for the innovative game app that they developed in a very short time, which promotes waste segregation awareness and habits, which can be used various NGOs working on waste segregation initiatives.
Team 03 Team Parikrma received the ‘Young Changemaker Award for PROFOUND IMPACT’ and further funding of INR 20,000 for their work in embracing and uplifting the children of migrant laborers in slums and teaching them conversational English…
Team 04 Team SafeLeaf received the ‘Young Changemaker Award for LARGE MEASURABLE IMPACT’ and further funding of INR 20,000 for their work in changing the waste disposal habits of a whole school across all their events and even during daily consumption…

In the spirit of no winners or losers, the remaining teams – Alpha Byte, Circuit Breakers, empoWer, Green the Red,  Reach Out, Red Dot and SOlution Squad – were given a funding of at least INR 5000 each to continue their changemaking projects along with a special commendation certificate and books to further their learning.