Take a fresh look at your lifestyle.

Google Solution Challenge 2021 for University Students Worldwide

Google invites university students around the world to join the competition with Google Developer Student Clubs.

Application Deadline: 31st March 2021

About the Award: The 2021 Solution Challenge mission is to solve for one or more of the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals using Google technology.

Type: Contest

Eligibility: Please note: Each solution is evaluated on a scale of 1 to 100.

IMPACT [60 points]

  • Does the entry establish a clear challenge focused on one or more of the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals? Is it explained in a clear manner with specific Sustainable Development Goal targets they are looking to solve for? [10]
  • How effectively does the solution address the challenge identified by the team? [20]
  • Is there evidence of a next step? Does the team display a plan for future extension if they were to continue? [10]
  • Is there evidence that the solution has been thoroughly tested with real users? [10]
  • Is there evidence that the solution was iterated upon based on user feedback? [10]

TECHNOLOGY [40 points]

  • Does the solution implement all the technical components needed to solve the challenge? [10]
  • Has the team clearly explained what Google technology they used, why, and included guidance on how to run their code? [10]
  • Does the video demonstration show the working solution and how a user will interact with the solution?
    Does the demonstration highlight how Google’s technologies are implemented and also mention the value the technology provides the users? [10]
  • Has the team made effective product and technical decisions for their solution? [10]

Eligible Countries: Worldwide

Value & Number of Awards:

  • Top 50 teams: Receive mentorship from Google and other experts to improve and submit a solution for the top prize.
  • Top 10 finalists: Win a 1 year subscription to Pluralsight, swag, additional customized mentoring from Google, and a feature in the Google Developers Blog and Demo Day live on YouTube.
  • Top 3 winners: Win all the prizes included in the Top 10 category along with a Chromebook and a coffee chat with a Google executive.

How to Apply:

Step 1Register
Step 2Learn and build
Step 3Demo and submit by March 31, 2021

  • It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.
  • GOODLUCK

Visit Award Webpage for Details

Comments are closed.