Humanity is facing an environmental emergency. World and business leaders have failed to take action to address the problem. Do you have ideas about how we can protect the planet and make our leaders take action?
At last year’s United Nations Climate Action Summit, it was a 16 year old environmental activist named Greta Thunberg who stood in front of world leaders and said:
Can your generation accept the challenge and protect the planet? Do you have solutions for how we can save the environment and convince our leaders to take action?
Think about the following environmental problems, then select one problem which you feel most passionately about and tell us your solution:
In less than 1,000 words, describe your solution to one of these environmental problems and enter it into MASK Innovation Awards. If you wish, add pictures and videos to help our judges better visualise your solution.
Your ideas will be judged on their creativity and innovation. That is - how original, new, inventive and groundbreaking they are.
These questions can help you to think about your ideas:
If you have any questions about any of the above, please let us know, and our team will be happy to help! Contact
Afterwards, choose to download and fill-in your free MASK Awards Participation Certificate to use as a reference for future school/job applications.
Dream big. Be brave. Push boundaries. Remember, with creative thinking there is no idea that is ‘too wild’, ‘absurd’, or ‘impossible’.
Enter the other challenges: