Programs | Net Impact

Future of Energy Challenge: Net-Zero Emissions

The Future of Energy Challenge--a solutions Accelerator and pitch competition from Shell and Net Impact--seeks new ideas exploring the innovations and technologies that will enable cleaner and more efficient mobility.

  • Teams of undergraduates, graduates, and professionals in the U.S. are welcome to apply
  • Finalist teams will become the 2020-2021 Net Impact Future of Energy Scholars where they will receive mentoring and feedback by business experts, Shell and other energy field experts, to develop their solutions
  • November 16, 2020 - July 30, 2021
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Up to Us Competition

Receive training and funds to run tailored virtual campaigns that educate your campus community about our fiscal and economic challenges

  • Undergraduates & Graduates in the US
  • All-expenses-paid leadership training and funding for your events
  • Deadline to apply: September 7, 2020
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Civic Action

Food Solutions Challenge

Host an event and inspire solutions that impact the UN Sustainable Development Goals

  • Individuals worldwide
  • Event stipend, toolkit, access to coaching & cash prizes for finalist teams
  • January to April 2020
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Investing in Racial Equity: Digital Conversation Series

Virtual conversations with impact investors focused on racial equity in the United States

  • Undergrad, Grad, and Professionals
  • Engage in conversation with leaders in impact investing
  • November 2019 - March 2020
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Microsoft Community Impact Pitch-off

Pitch your ideas for how to bring sustainable, localized solutions to life, compete to win $6,000 in project funding

  • Teams of 2-5 students in participating areas may submit proposals
  • Winning team gets $1,000 prize and $5,000 to implement their idea in the spring
  • Deadline to apply: December 13, 2019
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Plant Based Food Fellowship

Learn from cutting edge leadership curriculum while designing and leading a social change project on your campus.

  • Undergraduate & Graduate Chapter members in the United States & Canada
  • All expense paid trip to attend Net Impact Conference, project stipend, leadership curriculum, mentorship
  • Deadline to apply: September 22, 2019
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Food