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The 2016 Hult Prize received a record (yes! another one) number of more than 25,000 entries.  Congratulations to each of the teams that have advanced to compete in one of five regional finals taking place around the world!

We are equally as excited to announce that we will be bringing back our online challenge round this year, which gives all of our entries a second chance to make it to NYC as our "sixth" regional winner.  The online round will open on April 1, 2016. 

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Good luck to everyone and see you on March 11th! Event programs per regional final locations will appear here once published. Listed below are the 2016 Hult Prize Regional Finalists.



Africa University, Team - Kamuze
American University Cairo, Team - Diala
Babson, Team - Arpit
Cambridge, Team - Kriangkrai
Carnegie Mellon University, Team - Vicki
Case Western Reserve University, Team - Nishant
Colombia National Winner, Team - TBD
DePaul University, Team - Natalie
Duke University , Team - Raghav
Earlham College, Team - Leslie
Georgetown University, Team - Alexis
Grand Valley State University, Team - Kathryn
Harvard University, Team - Daniel
Harvard University, Team - Dakota
HEC PARIS, Team - Allison
Hokkaido University, Team - Alameen
Hult International Business School, Boston, Team - Jarett
IIT Kharagpur, Team - Lakshya
ITESM , Team - Lucero
Koc University, Team - Gercek
Maryville College, Team - Eric
McGill University, Team - Yatin
MIT, Team - Pilar
MIT Sloan , Team - Michele
New York University, Team - Michael
North Carolina State University, Team - Mostafa
Northeastern Univeresity, Team - Marty
OCAD University, Team - Melissa
Penn State, Team - Ankush
Princeton University, Team - Ricardo
Queen's University, Team - Mehwish
Ricardo Palma University, Team - Alvaro
Rollins College, Team - Nicolas
Rutgers University, Team - Daniel
Tec de Monterrey, León Campus, Team - Karla
Tec Zona Occidente, Team - Andrea
Temple University , Team - Camille
The Arab Academy of Science and Technology, Team - Abdullah
The California College of the Arts - Team Camile
The College of William and Mary, Team - Sruvee
The University of Tampa, Team - Chenoy
Tufts University, Team - Grant
Universidad Anahuac, Team - Beatriz
Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Team - Alexandre
Universitas Indonesia, Team - Cania
University of California, Irvine, Team - Sue
University of Chicago, Team - Elizabeth
University of Cincinnati, Team - Debasis
University of Maryland, Team - John
University of Michigan, Team - Stephanie
University of Minnesota , Team - Tino
University of Monterrey, Team - Paulina
University of New South Wales, Team - Shawn
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Team - Bradley
University of Pennsylvania, Team - Maria Alejandra
Vanderbilt University , Team - Liz
Wellesley College, Team - Ianka
Western Univeristy, Team - Mano
Yale University, Team - Zainab
York University , Team - Giang (Alex)



Arizona State University, Team - Joel
Ashesi University College, Team - Hassan
Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Team - Ahmed
Simon Fraser University, Team - Grace
Boise State University, Team - Michael
California College of the Arts, Team - Elizabeth
Case Western Reserve University , Team - Roy
Claremont McKenna, Team - Jacksón
Colombia National Winner, Team - TBD
Covenant University , Team - Godson
Duke University , Team - Preeti
EARTH University, Team - Alex
Georgetown University, Team - Christian
German University in Cairo, Team - Germine
Griffith University, Team - Jack
Harvard University, Team - Rahkeem
Hult International Business School, San Francisco, Team - Manon
ITAM (Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México), Team - Roberto
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), Team - Ajit
Makerere University (Uganda), Team - Gilbert
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, Team - Mario
MIT , Team - Luisa
National Chengchi University , Team - Kleber
Pepperdine University, Team - Wheaten
Presidio Graduate School, Team - Zack
Purdue University, Team - Maximilian
Queen's University, Team - David
Rollins College, Team - Jamie
Rutgers University , Team - Melissa
St. Mary's College of California, Team - Tom
Stanford University, Team - Oz
Tec de Monterrey, Guadalajara Campus, Team - Enrique
The British University Egypt , Team - omneya
The College of William and Mary, Team - Elizabeth
HKUST, Team - Bianca
The Ohio State University, Team - Travis
UCLA, Team - Michael
UCLA, Team - Brian
Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, Team - Shihú
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Team - FERNANDO
Universitas Indonesia, Team - Safira
University of Alberta, Team - Tim
University of Calgary , Team - James
University of California, Berkeley, Team - Katherine
University of California, Irvine, Team - Faisal
University of Cambridge, Team - Arun
University of Chicago, Team - Ilan
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Team - Caelon
University of Melbourne , Team - Abhishek
University of Michigan, Team - Sneha
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , Team - Muad
University of Pennsylvania, Team - Robert
University of San Francisco, Team - Camilo
University of Southern California, Team - Erin
University of St Thomas, Team - Johnny
University of Sydney, Team - Joanne
University of Tampa, Team - Caio
University of Texas at Dallas, Team - Melissa
University of Toronto, Team - Hao
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Team - Alex
Vanderbilt University, Team - Regina
VERN University of Applied Sciences, Team - Filip
Washington University in St Louis, Team - Mitchell
Yale University, Team - Matt



Africa Nazarene University, Team - Richard
Al-Azhar University, Gaza, Team - Hussain
Aston University, Team - Alex
Ateneo de Manila University , Team - Shawntel
Babson College , Team - Lena
Bierzeit University, Team - Shatha
University of Cambridge, Team - Sebastian
University of Cambridge, Team - Paulo
Cranfield University, Team - Sophia
De La Salle University, Manila, Team - Jonathan
Ecole Polytechnique, Team - Flora
EDHEC Business School , Team - Damaris
Erasmus University , Team - Mary
ESADE, Team - Betsy
ESSEC Business School, France, Team - Praveen Kumar
German University, Cairo, Team - Amr
Griffith University, Team - Katelyn
Hult International Business School, London, Team - Pearl
IE, Team - Tran
IESE, Team - Maysaa
IIM Calcutta, Team - Keerti
Indian Institute Of Technology Kharagpur , Team - Shaique
Indiana University, Team - Camille
INSEAD, Team - Vihar
International School of Management, Frankfurt, Team - Alek
Islamic University of Gaza, Team - Mahmoud
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Team - Daniel
Koç University, Team - Nazlı
Lahore University of Management Sciences, Team - Rehan
LSE, Team - Diego
McGill University, Team - Andrew
National Chengchi University, Team - Eduardo
Newcastle University, UK, Team - Javier
Northwestern, Team - Augustin
Paris School of Business, Team - Julien
Queen's University , Team - Yusuf
Rotterdam School of Management, Team - Andrea
Stockholm School of Economics, Team - Julia
The British University in Egypt, Team - Mohamed
The Lisbon MBA, Team - Ana
Tilburg University , Team - Adrian
Universitas Indonesia, Team - Amirah
Université de Paris Dauphine, Team - Myriam
University of Birmingham, Team - Pablo
University of Carthage, Team - Anas
University of Exeter, Team - Diana
University of Ghana, Team - Bright
University of Maryland, Team - Derek
University of Macedonia, Team - Anastasia
University of New South Wales, Team - Dimitry
University of Oxford, Team - Elina
University of Oxford, Team - Kyle
University of Rochester, Team - Gregory
University of Toronto , Team - Gonen
University of Tunis, Team - Habib
University of Wales , Team - Mohammed
University of Waterloo, Team - Preston
University of Westminster, Team - Dennis
VERN University of Applied Sciences, Team - Sanja
Vlerick Business School, Team - Bart
Warwick Business School, Team - Neetesh
Ivey Business School, Team - Owen
Zewail City for Science and Technology, Team - Mohamed
Zirve University, Team - M. Kemal



Africa Nazarene University, Team - Saruni
Africa University, Team - Tonderai
Al Balqaa Applied University, Team - Yarah
Al-Azhar University, Gaza, Team - Nareman
American University in Cairo, Team - Mostafa
American University of Nigeria , Team - Hafsat
American University of Sharjah , Team - Simran
Ashesi University College, Team - Bryan
Ateneo de Manila University, Team - Sung
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus, Team - Abhijeet
BITS Pilani, Goa Campus, Team - Parth
BRAC University - changed to dubai, Team - Zaki
British University of Egypt , Team - Gina
BUET, Team - Nafisa
Cambridge University, Team - Julia
Catholic University Institute of Buea, Cameroon, Team - Mohamed
Columbia University, Team - Nthabiseng
Cyprus İnternational University, Team - Zindaba
Dokuz Eylul University, Team - Takudzwa
Erasmus University, Team - Hala
Federal University of Technology, Nigeria, Team - Ugwo
German University in Cairo, Team - Reem
HEC Paris, Team - Gokul
Hult International Business School, Dubai, Team - Imran
IE Business School, Team - Kamayani
IIM Ahmedabad, Team - Ninad
IIM Ahmedabad , Team - Satya
IIM Calcutta, Team - Charneet
IMT Ghaziabad, Team - Gagandeep
Indian School of Business, Team - Yameni
INSEAD , Team - Haytham
International Islamic University, Malaysia, Team - Ibrahim
Islamic University of Gaza , Team - Majd
Jadavpur University, Team - Priyanjit
Johns Hopkins University , Team - Donna
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Team - CookHub
Koç University, Team - Aslı
London School of Economics, Team - Alyssa
London School of Economics, Team - Francisco
Mannheim Business School, Team - Probal
National Chengchi University, Team - Carlino
National University of Malaysia (UKM), Team - Fahim
New York University Abu Dhabi, Team - Maitha
New York University Abu Dhabi, Team - Adam
NUST , Team - Qazi
RMIT University, Team - Uyen
Saint-Louis University of Brussels, Team - Amaury
Schulich School of Business, Team - Joseph
SDA Bocconi, Team - Gian
Shri Ram College of Commerce, Team - Aastha
Stockholm School of Economics , Team - Christopher
The University of Akron, Team - Kelsey
Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola, Team - Lindey
Universitat de Barcelona, Team - Francisco
University Malaya , Team - Chin
University of Afghanistan , Team - Enayatullah
University of Calgary, Team - Zeid
University of Ghana, Team - Louisa
University of Indonesia, Team - Anggun
University of Jordan, Team - Rana
University of Southern California, Team - Adam
University of Texas at Dallas, Team - Melissa
University of Toronto, Team - Tricia
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Team - Alex
VERN University of Applied Sciences, Team - Luka
Warsaw School of Economics, Team - Bartłomiej
York University, Team - Natalie



Australian National University, Team - Arjuna
Bandung Institute of Technology, Team - Yoke
BUET, Team - Zihad
Banking University of Ho Chi Minh City, Team - Toan
Binus University International, Team - Gustian
Boise State, Team - Haley
BRAC University, Team - Mirza
CEIBS, Team - Arpit
Chulalongkorn University, Team - Pongsan
Columbia University, Team - Bruno
Dankook University, Team - You-hyun
Emory University, Team - Safiyah
ESADE, Team - Michealle
ESSEC Business School, Team - Praveen Kumar
Foreign Trade University , Team - Nguyen
Griffith University , Team - David
Guangdong University of Finance, Team - Fan
Helwan University, Team - Mohamed
Hult International Business School - Shanghai, Team - Tugce
International Islamic University Malaysia, Team - Ebaad
Kabarak University, Team - martin
Lingnan University , Team - Poon
London School of Economics and Political Science, Team - Sharifah
Nanyang Technological University, Team - Rondel
National Cheng Chi University, Team - Julio
OCAD University, Team - Vincent
Peking University , Team - Xavier
Fudan University , Team - Xiaocen
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Team - Callum
Tamkang University, Team - Antonella
Thammasat University , Team - Chaiyasit
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Team - Ming
The University Of Nottingham Ningbo China, Team - Yekaterina
The University of Tokyo, Team - Kiran
Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Team - Luc
University of Dhaka , Team - Anindya
University of Hong Kong , Team - Ggot
University of Macau, Team - Hu
University of Malaya, Team - Madin
University of Michigan, Team - Mayan
University of Seoul, Team - Chai-Eun
University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, Team - Jiawei
University of Southern California, Team - Phuong
University of Sydney, Team - Jun
University of Toronto, Team - Roy
Univesity Of Cape Town, Team - Barnabas
Vlerick Business School, Team - Huyen
Weifang Medical University, Team - Amit
Tunis Business School, Team - Hamdi