Schmidt Futures, in partnership with the Rhodes Trust, today announced the start of the registration process for the Rise Global Challenge 2023 with the “Rise To” campaign. Interested kids can apply at the official website: risefortheworld.org
This competition is open to children aged 15-17 (from 1 July 2023) and is designed to provide lifelong support which could include scholarships, career services and funding opportunities.
Rise Global Challenge 2023: How to Apply
Step 1: Visit the official website — risefortheworld.org
Step 2: On the home page, from the top scroll, click on the “apply to Rise” option.
Step 3: Enter your email address and click ‘join’ after making sure that the candidate is above 13 years of age. Then create an account.
Step 4: Login with registered credentials.
Step 5: Save the credentials and form.
Applicants will be required to present themselves through videos, create an individual project that demonstrates their talent and benefits their communities, and review the projects of other applicants, among other activities. Rise will then select 500 finalists who will be required to demonstrate their motivation, problem-solving skills and teamwork skills in an innovative interview format.
Finally, from among the finalists, Rise selects 100 global winners who will receive a lifetime of benefits as they work to serve others. Candidates have until 16:59 on 25 January 2023 to apply online for the Rise campaign. For applicants without internet access, Rise will soon offer on-the-ground support to provide alternative routes through paper applications.