OUR METHODOLOGY

Learn about our methodology that catalyzies over 300,000 students to create social enterprises every year


Ignite

In just over a decade, the foundation has deployed more than $100M into the impact sector which it helped create. Operating on more than 2000 college and university campuses in 121 countries with a global team of more than 30,000 staff, student volunteers, and changemakers the Hult Prize continues to be a disruptive global leader in education, soft skills training, and entrepreneurial development for the 21st century.

Educate

As students join the movement, learning opportunities abound through seminars, workshops, speakers, and dedicated mentorship and coaching. University students are transformed into budding entrepreneurs with business concepts, multi-disciplinary teams, and a focused pathway to changing the world.

Participate

As entrepreneurs are funneled through a robust in-person screening and selection process led by hundreds of independent and leading judges, they participate against fellow teams, refining their pitches, improving and iterating on their business models, and effectively creating the world's largest crowdsourced arena for social and business innovation.

Accelerate

The Hult Prize breakthrough Do. Learn. Do. methodology is a cutting edge framework and series of programs developed by leading social entrepreneur and founder Ahmad Ashkar. Offering global live-work programs that leverage leading business, academic, and legal experts who help transform young people and their very early stage ideas into investment-ready startups with management teams, business plans, prototypes, and revenue.

Scale

Through a one-of-a-kind network, “We For One� the largest international community of mentors, coaches, advisors, trainers, and experts, the Hult Prize introduces startups to potential customers and partners who help grow young people into leaders and ideas into change. The Hult Prize global team also provides direct mentorship, advisory, and scale planning and execution. Reach millions of customers is just an application away.

Connect

The Hult Prize takes personal ownership in startups' success post scale, as we continue to see your company through additional rounds of financing and business expansion ultimately to transforming industries and re-imagining the way business intersects with customers, community, shareholders, and the world.