2015 – 2016 DESIGN CHALLENGE:
“USING HAPPINESS TO OPTIMIZE LONGEVITY”
The Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge offers cash prizes and free entrepreneur mentorship in a competition open to all university students around the world who want to design products and services which optimize long life for us all. This year’s challenge consists of three categories: Mind, Mobility, and Financial Security. Each of these tracks will have its own expert judges, award up to $17,000 in total cash prizes, and offer sponsored travel to Stanford, where finalists will present their designs to renowned industry, academic, and government leaders.
Create well-designed, practical solutions that address key issues associated with aging
Encourage a new generation of students to become knowledgeable about aging issues
Provide promising designers with a path to drive change in the world