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    2016 Press Kit | 1 August, 2016

    Download the 2016 Hult Prize Press Kit, featuring the 7th annual Hult Prize Finals and Awards Gala at the Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting on September 20, 2016.

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    NPR | 26 September 2016

    Magic Bus Ticketing from Earlham College wins the 2016 Hult Prize. The start-up is democratizing transportation across Africa through an easy to use, off-line sms bus ticketing system which allows otherwise helpless commuters to regain upwards of 2-hours per day.

  • Forbes | March, 2016

    An incredible 14 Hult Prize Entrepreneurs named to Forbes 30 under 30 List (Global and Europe)

  • 2015 Press Kit | 1 August, 2015

    Download the 2015 Hult Prize Press Kit, featuring the 6th annual Hult Prize Finals and Awards Gala at the Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting on September 26, 2015.

  • NPR | 30 September 2015

    IMPCT from the National University of Chengchi wins the 2015 Hult Prize. The start-up offers informal daycare operators in the urban slum to transform their centers into world-class learning facility for kids through a Playcares (tm)  franchise. Funding for the franchise comes from the international retail investment community.

  • Arabian Business | 15 May 2015

    Arabian Business features Hult Prize on the cover of "Start-up" Magazine and goes in-depth on how CEO and Founder created the Hult Prize and launched the next wave of social entrepreneurs.

  • The National | March 15, 2015

    The National Covers the Dubai Regional Finals "Young business minds battle it out for US$1m Hult Prize in Dubai"

  • Huffington Post | April 2, 2015

    Huffington Post features Hult Prize@Yale Campus Director on her journey through establishing a Hult Prize chapter at one of America's most iconic institutions.
  • USA Today | January 10, 2015

    USA Today tells the story of the Hult Prize via the front page of the business section. 
  • Arabian Business | 16 September 2014

    Arabian Business features Hult Prize on the front page under the headline "Arabs Lead at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative" highlighting legendary Arab entrepreneur Fadi Ghandour's participation as a judge along with Hult Prize Founder and CEO. 

  • CCTV | December 1, 2014

    Hult Prize Foundation leading latest millennial trend of start-ups that have both a purpose and profits. CCTV interviews CEO and Founder, Ahmad Ashkar on what the future of the sector will look like. 

  • New York Times | 7 November, 2014

    New York Times Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Nicholas Kristof goes in-depth on 2014 Hult Prize start-up finalist, Sweet Bites Gum and their game-changing, tooth-decay fighting bubble gum designed for the urban slum. 

  • Forbes | 22 October, 2014

    President Bill Clinton presents the 2014 Hult Prize to Indian social-entrepreneurs. 

  • NPR | 22 September, 2014

    NPR covers the 2014 Hult Prize Winner and the Global Finals and Awards at the Clinton Global Initiative.
  • CBS | 20 August, 2014

    Hult Prize start-up and 2014 Finalist featured on CBS TV interview.  Bee Healthy makes breakthrough in field research, utilizing honey bees to detect diabetes.

  • CNN | 5 August, 2014

    2013 Hult Prize winning start-up is featured on CNN as a disruptive solution to the global food crisis and goes in-depth on their palm weevil manufacturing facility in Ghana.

  • Huffington Post | 15 July, 2014

    Hult Prize start-up and 2014 Finalist, Sweet Bites Gum, named as the #1 simplest invention that can change the world.

  • Philanthropy Age | 02 June, 2014

    Hult Prize featured as cover story in the Middle East's leading Philanthropy Magazine.

  • CNBC | 13 March, 2014

    Hult Prize CEO featured on CNBC's Closing Bell

  • Boston Globe | 8 March, 2014

    Boston Globe Features Hult Prize and one of it's start-ups on Front Page of Business Section for innovative medical device aimed at eyecare in the urban slum 

  • The National | 11 March 2014

    The National, UAEs leading Newspaper interview's CEO, Ahmad Ashkar  "Hullt Prize Chief on Mission to Tackle Poverty"

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    Vision | 4 January, 2014

    Vision Magazine interviews Hult Prize CEO, Ahmad Ashkar, on the emerging sector of social business. Vision.ae

  • CNBC interview with Ahmad Ashkar and Muhammad Yunus

    CNBC | 30 September, 2013

    CNBC On the Money interviews Ahmad Ashkar and Muhammad Yunus and covers the 2013 Hult Prize winners and the winning solution. CNBC.com

  • Gulf News | 29 September, 2013

    Leading newspaper in the Middle East, Gulf News features Hult Prize CEO, Ahmad Ashkar on front page.  Ashkar goes in-depth on the opportunity for social entrepreneurship to emerge as a viable sector in the region. 

  • cnnMoney: Summarising each of the 6 final solutions

    CNN Money | 24 September, 2013

    CNN features each of the six Hult Prize finalist in this interactive slideshow. CNN.com

  • Fox News: video interview with the winners

    Fox News | 24 September, 2013

    Fox news features the Hult Prize 2014 winners in this interview after the Clinton Global Initiative. www.foxnews.com

  • Telegraph UK

    Telegraph UK | 24 September, 2013

    The Telegraph recaps the Hult Prize Finals and gives an in-depth summary of the winning team.  www.telegraph.co.uk

  • Hult Alumnus Ahmad Ashkar Speaks to FOX News

    FOX news | 5 September, 2013

    The founder and CEO of the Hult Prize, Hult alumnus Ahmad Ashkar, sat down with Fox News’ Jonathan Hunt to explain how the world's largest student competition for social good is taking on the global food crisis.  www.foxnews.com

  • Boston Global Hult Prize Applications hit 11,000

    Boston Globe | 15 August 2013

    Hult Prize receives record number of applications.  BostonGlobe.com

  • Boston Globe Features Hult Prize in Cover Story

    Boston Globe | 15 August, 2013

    Boston Globe features Hult Prize on cover story.  Deep dive into life in the Accelerator Program.  BostonGlobe.com

  • Times live - In the US to plant SA seed

    The Times | 29 July, 2013

    Five South African students will have the ear of one of the most powerful men in world when they try to persuade him to buy into their gardening ideas. The group, from the University of Cape Town's Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, are Hult Prize finalists and could win $1-million in seed capital.  www.timeslive.co.za

  • Harvard Business Review | 25 July, 2013

    Harvard Business Review Profiles Hult Prize on "How to Create a Crowd Competition That Works".  HBR.org

  • Hult Prize on Brazil Front Page

    Folha de S.Paulo | 23 June, 2013

    Largest Newspaper in Brazil features the Hult Prize on front page of Business Section in anticipation of Sao Paulo opening.  In the spring of 2014, the Hult Prize will offer is flagship one million dollar challenge to the youth of Brazil. Folha.com

  • Kiplinger | 19 July, 2013

    Finding the Next Facebook? Ahmad Ashkar provides investment commentary on the viability of start-ups that have a social mission. Kiplinger.com

  • Living on earth - Hult Prize Competition

    NPR/ Living On Earth | 19 July, 2013

    The Hult Prize challenges students to create a workable business solution to a global problem and win a million dollars to make it happen. Living on Earth's Helen Palmer reports on one of the regional finals, won by a Canadian team with a plan to grow, process, and sell edible insects to empower low income urban communities. www.loe.org

  • CNN live interview with Ahmad Ashkar

    CNN International/ World Business Today
    13 June, 2013

    Students help change the world, 2013 Hult Prize founder Ahmad Ashkar discusses the world's largest student competition.  www.cnn.com/video/

  • Valor Econômico | 19 June, 2013

    Prêmio global incentiva estudantes a desenvolver negócios de impacto social.  Valor.com/

  • Bloomberg interview to Ahmad Ashkar

    Bloomberg | 30 May, 2013

    Creating the Next Wave of Social Entrepreneurs. Hult Prize CEO Ahmad Ashkar discusses the world's largest competition for business students with Pimm Fox on Bloomberg Television's "Taking Stock" www.bloomberg.com

  • Fox news - How social entrepreneurs make money and change the world

    FOX News | 30 May, 2013

    How social entrepreneurs make money and change the world. Ahmad Ashkar on how The Hult Prize and Clinton Global Initiative are launching the next wave of social entrepreneurs. video.foxnews.com

  • Huffington Post | 29 May, 2013

    Crowdscience: 10 Must Do's to Generate Innovative, Catalytic, and Disruptive Ideas... Everytime HuffingtonPost.com

  • Hult Prize: Ending Hunger, One Cricket at a Time

    BusinessWeek | 25 March, 2013

    Hult Prize: Ending Hunger, One Cricket at a Time. The Hult Prize competition, for example, is a self-styled Nobel Prize—or, for the more populist reader, the American Idol or X Factor—of the B-school world. www.businessweek.com

  • Million Dollar Hunger Reality Show: The Hult Prize

    The Huffington Post | 7 March, 2013

    Million Dollar Hunger Reality Show: The Hult Prize. The time was Saturday, March 2, 3:25 p.m., and the local Hult International Business School team was worried. The MIT squad had already received $40,000 in funding, and there was a star team from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology... www.huffingtonpost.com

  • TIME Magazine | 1 October, 2012

    The Case for Optimism. From technology to equality, five ways the world is getting better all the time by Bill Clinton. My last example of why I'm optimistic concerns one of my favorite partnerships, the Hult Prize... www.time.com

  • Former President Bill Clinton speaks at a Hult Global Case Challenge Event.

    Forbes | 24 September, 2012

    Hult Global Case Challenge To Announce Incubator-Based 'NGO 2.0' At Clinton Global Initiative Conference. www.forbes.com

  • Huffington Post - From "Too Big to Solve" to "Too Big to Fail"

    The Huffington Post | 1 March, 2012

    Shifting the perspective from "Too big to solve" to "Too big to fail" -- what traditional non-profits and NGOs can learn from business students who are at the forefront of social change. www.huffingtonpost.com