General Motors (GM) and Ashoka recognize young people as powerful actors in solving our planet's most pressing sustainability challenges. 

To thrive in a dynamic, ever-changing world, we need more changemakers responding to the problems around us. Leading innovators throughout history have been motivated by urgent societal issues, like climate change. Purpose and commitment are key ingredients for anyone to unlock their changemaking potential — and that includes engineers, scientists, and tech experts. By combining changemaking and STEM education, young people are driving us towards a more sustainable future. 

Are you a young person creatively using STEM skills to make our world more sustainable? Together, let's strengthen the movement among a new generation of problem solvers taking on sustainability issues. Join us! 

Enter the Our Planet, Our Purpose: STEM for Changemaking challenge now!


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