2025 High School 改变maker Challenge

The 英国威廉希尔中文网站 is proud to host the High School 改变maker Challenge, once again made possible by our generous partners at Toyota. 任何高中二年级学生, 初级, or senior who can be present for the in-person event can compete to win a four-year, full tuition scholarship 英国威廉希尔中文网站 by submitting their idea to make the world a better place.

Eykamp Hall, Ridgway University Center

Upload your 2-minute video here 和 complete the registration form.


The 英国威廉希尔中文网站’s 改变maker Challenge motivates local high schoolers to use innovation 和 creativity to solve challenges in the world around them.


  • 2024年11月15日下午3:30.m. 〇中央时间 会话信息. 回复, ac116@haierso.com 对于邀请.
  • 2024年12月6日 注册关闭. 2-minute pitches submissions due!
  • 2024年12月13日 前20名公布. All 20 teams need to save the date for Jan 24-25.
  • 2025年1月13日 幻灯片设计支持会议.
  • 2025年1月23日 虚拟排练.
  • 2025年1月24日 第一轮:上午9点.m. – 6:00 p.m. 前六名公布.
  • 2025年1月25日 Championship Round 和 Awards Gala* Block off 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    *可选黑领结. 穿着要给人留下深刻印象!


This event will be a celebration of all the incredible changemakers who are competing. There will be time for networking 和 collaboration as we all work together to make the world a better place.

Top 20 teams will compete on Friday evening, followed by a dance for all competitors where the Top 6 teams will be announced. Saturday afternoon, the Top 6 teams will compete again. The top three teams will be awarded during a gala celebration of all 改变maker Challenge competitors.

The winning students who choose UE as their college destination will receive the following scholarships*:

第一名 全额学费
2日的地方 $27,000 奖学金
排名第3位 $23,000 奖学金

*Students eligible for more than one UE scholarship will receive the one of highest value.
†Students winning first place will not pay any tuition out of pocket for four years. Winners are required to live on campus as part of a cohort, remain consistently enrolled full-time each semester, maintain satisfactory academic progress toward their degree, 和 display progress toward fulfilling their 改变maker Challenge project goals. 申请大学入学条件.


All competitors may receive FREE training from UE’s 创新中心 & 改变 as well as connection to faculty experts.


  • 任何高中二年级学生, 初级, or senior.
  • Individual or team entries allowed (teams can be up to three people).
  • No limits on number of entries from a school.
  • Home school 和 club entries are also allowed (Scouts, Boys 和 Girls Club, 4-H, 等.).
  • Able to attend the January 24 和 25 Final rounds in Evansville, Indiana. If you can get to UE on these dates (from anywhere), you can compete!

特别奖金类别: 欢迎大家畅所欲言! Special bonus points may be available if your idea fits one of these four categories:

  1. Increases girls' access 和 exposure to science fields (Example: a summer camp on UE's campus for girls interested in physics).
  2. Works to address or mitigate climate change in our region (Example: decreasing air pollution, 更多屋顶花园, 等.).
  3. Increases access to physical activity or health options (Example: more dance classes in schools, 更深处, 更多的公园或绿地, 健身路径, 更多冰沙吧, 创意户外游戏选择, 等.).
  4. Provides creative ideas that improve quality of life in Evansville’s Promise Neighborhood.
    The Promise Neighborhood is a $30 million federal grant program through the United States Department of Education 和 coordinated through 英国威廉希尔中文网站. The aim of the funding is to assist children 和 youth who are growing up in Promise Neighborhoods, providing them with access to outst和ing schools as well as robust family 和 community support systems. These resources will help prepare them to achieve academic excellence, 过渡到大学, 和, 最终, 开始一项成功的事业. 参观 Evansville Promise Neighborhood 网页上的所有细节!