Powerful Answers Award

Your idea has the power to change the world

A good idea can come from anywhere. We believe good ideas combined with powerful technology can help solve the world's biggest problems.

The Powerful Answers Award is a multi-million dollar challenge to entrepreneurs, companies and thinkers worldwide to provide innovative solutions in Education, Healthcare, Sustainability, and Transportation.

The winners of the 2014 challenge have been selected. Top prizes will be announced January 27th.

Watch the Powerful Answers Award Event live on January 27, 2015


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Watch the Powerful Answers Award Event live on January 27, 2015 to see who will be awarded the top $1,000,000 prizes.

2013 Winning Answers

Education
Tiny Tap

Turn your photos into free educational games and books, and share them with the world.

Winner: Yogev Shelly

Healthcare
Smartvision

Diagnose your vision with a single snapshot, using a pocket-sized device and your smartphone.

Winner: Yaopeng Zhou

Sustainability
Mosaic

Create an investment platform that connects supporters to energy projects in need of financing, and generates returns with interest.

Winner: Billy Parish

See all the stories of our 2013 winners ›