Stay tuned for more information about the 40 Powerful Answers Award finalists in the coming weeks and follow the contest at #VZPAA. Winners will be announced on January 27, 2015.
This year, Verizon’s Powerful Answers Award generated more than 1870 submissions from around the globe. Now, those submissions have been narrowed down to the top 40 innovative ideas across healthcare, education, sustainability and transportation.
Later this month, panels of blue-ribbon judges with expertise in each of the four categories will hear from the finalists and choose the winners. A top prize of $1 million in each category is at stake, along with a chance to work with Verizon and its experts to help develop the idea and bring a product or service to market.
Verizon experts talked about the Powerful Answers Award and the excitement going into the final round of judging…