Social Innovation Challenge

Do you want to be part of something meaningful that can change lives around the world? This is your chance. The Social Innovation Challenge is a competition to inspire people like you to develop ideas that will solve global issues that are affecting three specific communities in the Philippines.

Here is your chance to impact the future. Take the challenge. Change the world.



How might we enable small-scale farmers to increase agricultural profitability and on-farm employment through integrating appropriate innovations with existing practices?

Challenge open to Ethiopia

How might we use recreation to combat youth addiction?

Challenge open to United States

How might we build an enterprise model to support the educational needs of out-of-school youth?

The challenge submission is over.

How might we find value in waste?

The challenge submission is over.

How might we make potable water accessible to far-flung communities?

The challenge submission is over.

How might we make the livelihood of upland farmers sustainable in the face of climate change effects on soil?

The challenge submission is over.


World Vision on Panay Sikat

April 5, 2019

The World Vision Social Innovation Challenge was featured on a local Philippines TV media channel.

A Pitch for Change

February 5, 2019

A Pitch for Change is a podcast about what it takes to create a successful business, that also has a positive social impact. Follow a young team as they take part in a competition to fund their project, while hearing from experts on investing, entrepreneurship and innovation.

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The 2019 World Vision Social Innovation Challenge Has Launched - Apply Today!

January 9, 2019

World Vision is launching its 4th Annual Social Innovation Challenge aimed at the best and brightest innovators. The Social Innovation Challenge is an annual pitch competition for innovators looking to make a social impact on the world by creating business solutions that address some of the world’s most difficult development challenges in vulnerable communities.

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World Vision Hunts for the Next Change-Makers

January 7, 2019

World Vision is seeking out the sharpest brains across Canada to design next generation solutions that will solve some of the world’s crucial developmental challenges.

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Gretchen Ho

December 19, 2018

Gretchen Ho, Filipino volleyball player, television host and Ambassador for World Vision Philippines, is inviting you to be a part of the Social Innovation Challenge

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