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The 2017 Hult Prize received a record (yes! another one) number of more than 50,000+ applications from over 100 countries.  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 the Global Finals as our "sixth" regional winner.  The online round will open on April 1, 2017. 

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Regional Directors

Good luck to everyone and see you on March 3rd! Event programs per regional final locations will appear here once published. Listed below are the 2017 Hult Prize Regional Finalists.

 

 

BOSTON

Amity University, Team - Happy
Arizona State University, Team - Kamaldeen
Arizona State University, Team - Jared
Asian Institute of Management , Team - Iskander
Babson College, Team - John
Brandeis University, Team - Steven
Columbia University, Team - Sara
Concordia University, Team - Stephen
Duke University, Team - Saheel
Duke University , Team - Luke
EARTH University, Team - David
East Carolina University, Team - Ankita
Emory University, Team - Dillon
Erasmus University, Team - Dilara
Florida Gulf Coast University, Team - Kebel
Florida International University, Team - Dorothy
Georgetown University, Team - Cristina
Harvard Business School , Team - Cynthia
Harvard Universiety, Team - Marta
Hokkaido University , Team - Landon
Hult International Business School , Team - Mickael
International Management Institute, Team - Priyesha
Kenyon College, Team - Jae June
LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY, Team - Ayeyemi
London School of Economics , Team - Daniela
Lund University, Team - Ludvig
Mackenzie Presbyterian University , Team - Maria
Makerere University, Team - Joel
Maryville College, Team - Kalyn
McGill University , Team - Judith
MIT, Team - Myra
MIT, Team - Yongji
National Univeristy of Sciences and Technology, Team - Adeel
New York University, Team - Mehreen
OCAD University, Team - Tania
Princeton University, Team - Pelin
Purdue University, Team - Jyothi
Rhodes University, Team - Chiluba
Rutgers University , Team - Hanaa
Syracuse University, Team - Ryan
Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro, Team - José
Universidad de Guadalajara, Team - Abraham
Universidad de Monterrey , Team - Isabel
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Team - Carlos
Universidad Privada del Norte, Team - Kiara
Université Saint-Louis Bruxelles , Team - Ilias
University of California Irvine , Team - Niti
University of Cambridge, Team - Sunga
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Team - Samantha
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Team - Kyle
University of Michigan, Team - Ann
University of Minnesota, Team - Prateek
University of New South Wales, Team - Liam
University of Ottawa, Team - Shannon
University of Pennsylvania, Team - Amy
University of Pennsylvania, Team - Nishita
University of Rwanda, Team - Claude
University of São Paulo, Team - Vitor
University of Sydney, Team - Joanne
University of Tampa, Team - Luciano
University of Toronto, Team - Bushra
University of Toronto , Team - Jing
University of Waterloo , Team - Vaishnavy
University of Wisconsin Madison, Team - Gurmukh
Univesity of Ibadan, Team - Abdulmojeed
Vanderbilt University, Team - Thayer
Western University, Team - Victor
Yale University, Team - Marcus
Yale University, Team - Jerusalem
York University, Team - Dakshya

 

SAN FRANCISCO


American University Cairo, Team - Mohamed Alkady
Arizona State University, Team - Joel Guy
California College of the Art, Team - Sophie Schnorf
California College of the Arts, Team - Rachel Wold
Catholic Univ. College of Ghana, Team - Worlanyo Agbesi Koku
Claremont McKenna College, Team - Sarah Sanbar
Duke University, Team - Andrew Huang
Earlham College, Team - Sohrab Amiri
EARTH University, Team - Marisol Nataly Morocho Lema
East Carolina University , Team - Zach Willon
Emory University, Team - Farah Al Chammas
ESADE Business School, Team - Michael Longaro
Griffith University , Team - David Schmidtke
Hokkaido University, Team - Daniel Schenz
Hult International Business School, Team - Zuzana Skarpiskova
IESE Business School , Team - Josep Pujol Salvador
Inst. Tecno Autónomo de México, Team - Emma Anhara Gámez
ISB Indian School of Business, Team - Vipul Aggarwal
Jönköping University, Team - Julian Speckmaier
Koc University, Team - Ege Su Acar
London School of Economics , Team - Francisco Abad Guerra
McGill University , Team - Andrew Berry
Menlo college, Team - Ashlee Hunt
Middlebury Inst for International Studies, Team - Charlotte Grant
New York University , Team - Michael Ligier
Pontificia Univ. Católica del Ecuador, Team - Mónica Mogrovejo
Rollins College, Team - Sonja C Booos
Rutgers University, Team - Joshua Kao
Syracuse University, Team - Anjali Alwis
Tec de Monterrey Occidente, Team - Anakaren Torres
Tec de Monterrey Centro Sur, Team - Sucil Domínguez Amaro
The College of William & Mary, Team - Thomas Fergus
The Ohio State University, Team - Abd Al-Rahman Traboulsi
UBC, Team - John Kim
UC Berkeley, Team - Chijioke Emenike
UC Berkeley, Team - Sarrah Nomanbhoy
UCLA, Team - Srinaini Kesani
UCLA, Team - Sam Blake
Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Team - Carlos Alberto
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana , Team - Jairo David
Universidad Central del Ecuador, Team - Carla Estefanía Macas
Universidad de Oriente, Team - Irving González
Universidad Esan, Team - José Marti Rodríguez Esquivel
Universidad Iberoamericana, Team - Maria Correa
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Team - Michelle Ayari
Universidad Regiomontana, Team - Leonel Alejandro Amor Alonso
Universidad Veracruzana, Team - Erika Gómez santiago
Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, Team - Chiara Alexandra
University of Calgary, Team - Salimah Kassamali
University of Cambridge, Team - Colin Murphy
University of Iowa, Team - Hadiza Sa-Aadu
University of Michigan , Team - Katherine Yang
University of New South Wales, Team - David Lu
University of Pennsylvania , Team - Connor Chong
University of Rochester, Team - Omar Soufan
University of Rome Tor Vergata, Team - Merve Guney
University of St. Thomas , Team - Julian Ocampo
University of Sydney, Team - Bill Chan
University of Toronto , Team - Grace Mabika
University of Tunis, Team - Souha Arbi
University of Southern California, Team - Anna Merzi
VERN University of Applied Sciences, Team - Karlo Tašler
Western University , Team - Michelle Gao
Yale University, Team - Owais Khan

 

LONDON


Aberystwyth University, Team - Mohammed Waqas
American University Cairo, Team - Sarah Abouelkhair
Aston University, Team - Michael McKay
Ateneo de Manila University, Team - Beatrix Santiago
Avicenne Private Business School, Team - Hazar Hichri
Birzeit University , Team - Bayan Abu salameh
Boğaziçi University, Team - Cansu Aykan
Boise State University , Team - Ashleigh Anderson
British University Egypt , Team - Yasmine
Cairo University, Team - Ahmed Rabie
College of Europe, Team - Arnaud Dieudonné
Covenant University, Team - Olalekan Olowo
Cranfield University, Team - Nadini Hettigei
Erasmus University, Team - Krishna Teja Chavali
ESADE Business School, Team - Arthur Rousseau
ESCP EUROPE , Team - Théo Scubla
ESPOL, Team - Oiga Larrea
German University Cairo, Team - Mohamed Ahmed Morsy
Griffith University, Team - Vishal Rana
Hult International Business School , Team - Gopi Bhudia
IESE Business School, Team - James Fairbourn
IESEG School of Management, Team - Alexis Csizmazia
IIT Kharagpur, Team - Shovan Panigrahi
Imperial College, Team - Suzy Kerton
Imperial College , Team - Zaid Alkateb
Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University , Team - Marc Ivan Kouassi
Koç University, Team - Gürbüz Çatalkaya
Lagos State University, Team - Rasaq Abiola
London School of Economics , Team - Justine Desmond
Makerere University, Team - Eunice Patricia Aber
McGill University , Team - Justine Tupe
Middle East Technical University, Team - Yashar Kardar
MIT, Team - Vick Liu
Modul University Vienna, Team - Thomas Ben Müller
Newcastle University, Team - Sofea Banu
Northwestern University , Team - Ben Rosenfield
OCAD University, Team - Vince Galante
Queen's University , Team - Ryker Richard
Roskilde University, Team - Conor Clancy
Sciences Po Paris , Team - Grace Atkinson
SDA Bocconi, Team - Marisa McCloskey
Staffordshire University, Team - Daniel Griffiths
Stockholm School of Economics, Team - Katherine Perez
Tunis El Manar University, Team - Mohamed Saif Eddine Mahmoud
Universidad Internacional del Ecuador, Team - David Garcés
Universidad Yachay Tech , Team - Marlon Gancino
Université Paris Dauphine, Team - Tarek Grati
University College London, Team - Oana Harabagiu
University of Birmingham, Team - Ekaterina Charkina
University of Cambridge, Team - Dwight Richardson
University of Ghana, Team - Isaac Kwaku Essien
University of Ilorin Nigeria, Team - Daniel Odekunle
University of Indonesia , Team - Agung Sulthonaulia Utama
University of Jordan, Team - Rana Abunemeh
University of Mannheim, Team - Albert Erasmus Grafe
University of New South Wales, Team - Jessica Dharmasiri
University of Ottawa, Team - Neil Gangal
University of Rochester , Team - Sarah Spoto
University of Rwanda, Team - umuhoza Amina
University of Santo Tomas, Team - Juan Antonio Francisco
University of Southern California, Team - Surabhi Lodha
University of Sydney, Team - Laurie Yutuc
University of Tokyo, Team - Wanyu (Helen) Chang
University of Toronto, Team - Zaid Atto
University of Tunis, Team - Baha Gritly
University of Warwick , Team - Stephanie Ifayemi
University of Waterloo, Team - Keith Choy
Vanderbilt University, Team - Jessica Osaki
Vlerick Business School, Team - Oluwashina Aladejubelo
York University, Team - Myra Arshad

DUBAI

Africa Nazarene University, Team - Priscila Reyaan Kirgotty
American University of Sharjah, Team - Sara Al Basha
Asian Institute of Management, Team - Iskander Mombekov
Ateneo de Manila University, Team - Earl Patrick Forlales
Bandung Institute of Technology, Team - Kartika Khoirunnisa
Birzeit University, Team - Razi Qadi
BITS Pilani Dubai Campus, Team - Tarun Krishna
Boğaziçi University, Team - Elif Kus
Boise State University, Team - Janice Witherspoon
British University in Egypt, Team - Youssef Shaaban
BUET , Team - Refayat Ahmed
Cairo University , Team - Hager Ahmed
Carnegie Mellon University, Team - Timothy Lubega
Catholic University College, Team - Anita Wobil
Central University, Team - Siba Abdul-Rasheed
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Team - Maggie Chow
Covenant University , Team - Timothy Mutfwang
De La Salle University, Team - Caryl Blanche Baguilod
Durban University of Technology, Team - Gabriel Kanyangoga
Erasmus University , Team - Asitav Sen
ESADE, Team - Ryan Dreher
ESPOCH, Team - Daniel Marcelo Vallejo Barragán
Federal Univ. of Technology Akure , Team - Williams Bright Asima
Hult International Business School, Team - Parimal Aryal
Imperial College Business School, Team - Fahad Mohammad
Kathmandu University, Team - Ronesh Shrestha
London School of Economics, Team - Jon Lo
McGill University, Team - Judith Li
Multimedia University of Kenya , Team - Alfred Ochieng Ongere
National University of Singapore, Team - Yoet Siang Koh
New York University Abu Dhabi , Team - Alexander Mackay
Pakistan Inst.Development Economics, Team - Syed Hassaan Irfan
Queen's University, Team - Andrew Kosc
Rhodes University, Team - Tinashe Jani
SDA Bocconi School of Management, Team - Praveen Kumar
St. Xavier's College, Team - Divyanshu Damani
Stockholm School of Economics , Team - Sara Davidsson
Tamkang University, Team - Hung Yu Chun
Tec de Monterrey, Team - Maximiliano Montoya González
Tokyo University, Team - Hee-Woon Lee
Tribhuvan University, Team - Sushant Gautam
UDD, Team - Jorge Eduardo Matamala Morales
Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Team - Martin Rodirguez
Universitas Indonesia, Team - Sayid Salahuddin Alaydrus
Universitat de Barcelona, Team - Sebastian Nieto
University Abdelmalek Essaadi, Team - El hassane Azarkane
University College London , Team - Kamil Majeed
University of Calgary, Team - William Akoto
University of California, Los Angeles , Team - Amal Katrib
University of Cambridge, Team - David Kristek
University of Ghana, Team - Jude Kwegyir-Aggrey
University of Ilorin, Team - Amarachi Thaddyoparaocha
University of Jordan, Team - Aya Muneer Al-Nouri
University of New South Wales, Team - Andrew Fong
University of Pennsylvania , Team - Robert Dowling
University of Rwanda, Team - Aline Uwamahoro
University of Southern California, Team - Matt Hui
University of Sydney, Team - Brent Liang
University of Tourism,Technology and Business Studies, Team - Shumbusho Jackson
Vanderbilt University, Team - Nat Robinson
VERN University of Applied Science, Team - Lana Saric
York University , Team - Yu Lim Kim

 

SHANGHAI


American University Cairo, Team - Radwa Hamed
BUET, Team - Saraf Anjum Disha
Birzeit University, Team - Mahmoud Barham
Boise State University, Team - Austin Legg
BRAC University, Team - Mashiyat Rahman
Business Management School, Colombo, Team - Mathi Kandiah
Chulalongkorn University, Team - Pitcha Lertvinyu
Covenant university, Team - Deborah Elabor
Dankook University, Team - Youhyun Kim
De La Salle University - Manila, Team - Christian Gero Tan Seng
Emory University, Team - Conor Cahalan
ESADE Business School , Team - Praditya Satria Putra
Foreign Trade University , Team - Nguyen Bao Tin
Fudan University, Team - Ananya Rai
Hokkaido University , Team - Aliyev Gabil
Imperial College London , Team - Lukas Kaiser
Intl Islamic University Malaysia, Team - Nasra Cherotich Musa
Kabarak University, Team - Sammy Thiong'o Kibe
Middle East Technical University , Team - Abdulkarim Atrash
National Chengchi University, Team - Shih-Yun Wang
National ChengChi University, Team - Rocio Leon
National Taiwan University , Team - Thierry Endrick Carre
National University of Sciences & Tech, Team - Sharjeel Ahmed
National University of Singapore, Team - Anjie Wei
OCAD University, Team - Jessica Thornton
Peking University, Team - Andrew Boyce
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific Univ., Team - Shahrier Syed Muhammad
Sciences Po Paris , Team - Alyette Tritsch
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Team - Keisuke Terada
Tamkang University, Team - Mischael Bellot
Tecnológico de Monterrey, Team - Ana Elba Gutiérrez Montenegro
The University of Akron, Team - Kelsey Jones
The University of Nottingham Ningbo , Team - Xuhuixian LIN
The University of Tokyo, Team - Tien Le Nguyen
Tsinghua University, Team - Sara Sudetic
Ulsan National Inst. of Science & Tech, Team - Luc Mikhail Loja
Universidad Finis Terrae, Team - Danilo Amigo
Universidad Panamericana , Team - Mariana Olascoaga
University of Calgary , Team - Zeid Ayoub
University of Ibadan, Team - Iyanu Ajao
University of Sydney, Team - Solenna Fu
University of Toronto, Team - Matthew Frehlich
University of Waterloo, Team - Jill Sadler
York University, Team - Joeseph Truong

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