WE Are Innovators

Innovation can solve global challenges. WE Are Innovators gives students the opportunity to identify, innovate and develop solutions to the world’s most pressing issues.

WE Are Innovators Challenge

Calling all young innovators to build a better future through science! Join the WE Are Innovators Challenge by telling us which themed module you are passionate about and the innovative solution you created to make an impact in this area. You will be eligible to receive a $2500 financial grant for your school and join a ME to WE service-learning trip!

Steps to participate:

Step One: Register your group to participate in the challenge. Click here to register.

Step Two: Pick one of the five sustainability issues that your group is passionate about. You can download all of the classroom resources here

Step Three: Brainstorm to develop an innovative and sustainable solution to your selected issue that you could implement in your community to make a positive impact for the future.

Step Four: Submit your idea by March 15, 2019. By applying, you have a chance to receive a financial grant for up to $2,500 for your school and join a service-learning trip to Kenya!

WE Are Innovators is open to all youth from Grade 4 up.


Dow and WE

Whether it is helping people gain access to healthy food, efficient transportation and infrastructure, safe housing, sustainable energy or protecting the local environment, Dow aims to inspire young people to address challenges through STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills. Through the WE Are Innovators campaign, Dow and WE will help you unlock the magic of science and technology to innovate a sustainable solution in your own community or across the globe.

WE and DOW

WE Are Innovators

With innovative ideas you have the power to develop solutions to the world’s largest sustainability issues. By connecting to one of five themed modules- Sustainable Innovation, Circular Economy and Nature, Food Waste, Energy and Housing, or Transportation Sustainability you can create an innovative project for taking action and helping work toward a solution. When you work to identify issues and develop solutions with WE Are Innovators, you become part of a community working toward sustainable global change.

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