Open Innovation Challenge

Open Innovation Challenge

Yara is launching its first Open Innovation Challenge. We’re awarding students NOK 100.000* for the best idea to solve some of the world’s major challenges. Watch this one-minute video below to see why your ideas matter.

From 14th of June until 14th of September we are opening up for students to submit their ideas. Read more about how the challenge works: The process - then register and submit your ideas here: Open Innovation Challenge Idea Bank

In return we offer:

  • The best idea will be awarded NOK 100.000*
  • Potential contract with Yara to further develop the idea
  • Prioritized boarding to summer internship 2018 and/or part-time/permanent position
  • Expert advice and presentation to Yara’s Executive Management

*if two ideas are selected as winners, the prize will be divided equally between them

What feeds your curiosity?

It took knowledge, curiosity and imagination for Norwegian scientist Kristian Birkeland to revolutionize food production and save millions from famine in 1905.

However, our planet is still facing overwhelming challenges, and innovation is crucial to tackling them. That is why we are launching our Open Innovation Challenge, asking you to help us with new ideas.

Click on the links below to see our four challenges for you:

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