Powerful Answers Award

Winners of the 2014 Powerful Answers Award have been selected!

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.


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2013 Winning Answers

Tiny Tap

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

Winner: Yogev Shelly


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

Winner: Yaopeng Zhou


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 ›