The Center for Global Policy Solutions (CGPS) is accepting proposals for the Inclusion Revolution Innovation Competition, which will be held as part of CGPS’s 2017 Future of Wealth Summit on April 28, 2017, in Washington, D.C. The competition, which is co-sponsored by JPMorgan Chase & Co., will award a $10,000 grant to the innovator who best uses technology to improve the social or economic well-being of traditionally marginalized communities. Proposals are due by March 31st at 11:59 p.m. and must focus on achieving one of the following outcomes:
The creation of more equitable jobs or business opportunities for women, people of color, or disabled individuals in the technology sector; or
The creation of a product, program, or policy that successfully addresses some of the routine challenges facing women, communities of color, vulnerable youth, the elderly, rural and/or low-income populations, or disabled individuals.
Selected finalists will be invited to pitch their ideas to a panel of business and startup experts in Washington, D.C., at the 2017 Future of Wealth Summit on Friday, April 28, 2017.