2020 U of T Sustainability Innovation Prize

Do you have a sustainable student-led idea, project or startup? Apply for the U of T Sustainability Innovation Prize (#UofTSustPrize) – the annual competition offering $25,500 in prizes to recognize, reward and accelerate the U of T’s most innovative sustainability ideas. Selected individuals or teams will compete by showcasing their idea via a brief pitch to a panel of judges. The three winning teams will each receive $10,000, $7,500 and $5,000 respectively to develop their idea further.

Attend the event

The event will be held this year, as part of the first annual Sustainability Day event in the fall 2020. The event will be organized by the Committee on the Environment, and Climate Change in collaboration with U of T Entrepreneurship to celebrate our growing community of sustainability-minded citizens and showcase the exciting sustainability initiatives going on at U of T.

The application deadlines, event date, and venue will be shared in the coming months. Questions about the U of T Sustainability Innovation Prize or application process can be sent to Saima Zulqarnain at saima.zulqarnain@utoronto.ca.

2019 Winners

Congratulations to the 2019 U of T Sustainability Innovation Prize winners Circular Toys, STP Sports, and SoluSave who each received $5,000 to develop their idea further. Click here to learn more about the winners and read about them in U of T News.