The Hult Prize
Making social impact inherent to business

Making social impact inherent to business

In July, six teams of graduate level business students arrived in Boston armed with business plans and theories of how they would extinguish food insecurity for hundreds of millions of urban poor living in slums. Three months later, they emerged on stage at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in NY as fully fundable businesses....
The Third Meal

The Third Meal

Social entrepreneurs behind Sokotext grow business humbly but dream audaciously, looking to afford slum dwellers access to a third meal per day.
More than Ugly Peppers

More than Ugly Peppers

Co-founders at social enterprise Poshnam discuss potential to redefine slum food distribution, replacing produce waste and lost livelihood with improved nutrition and economic empowerment.
Saving for Food

Saving for Food

Pulse Active Savings kick-off pilot to warm reception, gaining savers, partners, and valuable insights about operating in India’s informal economy
Making Capitalism Work for Social Good

Making Capitalism Work for Social Good

Founded by Hult Prize finalists from ESADE, social enterprise Origin eyes business incentives and value exchanges as it transitions from a team of students to a business.
Entomophagists in Action

Entomophagists in Action

Finalist team from McGill University works to validate demand for micro-livestock food sources in urban slums at Hult Prize accelerator in Boston.
Resourcing Big Ideas

Resourcing Big Ideas

How do you put teams around and resource big ideas? Hitendra Patel, managing director at the IXL Center, weighs in as Hult Prize finalists begin the learning process at the accelerator.
No Single Bullet

No Single Bullet

Hult Prize entrepreneurs kick off accelerator program in Boston, targeting multiple models to solve global food insecurity in urban slums. “There’s no single bullet,” says finalist Dianna Moore, “it takes many approaches to address this challenge.”
Business School Impact: Grasp follows Hult Prize Finalists Journey to Extinguish Food Insecurity

Business School Impact: Grasp follows Hult Prize Finalists Journey to Extinguish Food Insecurity

Grasp will coverThe Hult Prize and the progress of the finalist teams from participation in the Hult Accelerator to implementation of initiatives