Application Checklist

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The application deadline for the Open Education Challenge is quickly approching. You have until 24:00 (GMT) on March 21 to finish the form and click Submit. Once you Submit your form, you won't be able to make any more changes. Are you ready? Use this handy checklist to make sure you're not missing anything.

I have read the blog post 8 Tips for Writing Your Application

I have answered all four questions on the application

My answers clearly explain what problem I want to solve and how I propose to solve it

I have shown that my idea has the potential to become a sustainable (even successful!) business

My proposal is easy to understand, no technical background needed.

My answers are complete, substantial, and do not require additional reading (NO links to other websites)

I have submitted a link to a video introducing myself and my team (NOT a demo video)

My video is publicly visible and no longer than 30 seconds

My application is in English

I have explained the unique value of my solution, the "special sauce" that sets it apart from its competitors

I'm happy with my application! I've clicked SUBMIT.

Did you check every box? Internet high five! You’re all done.

Missing a few checks? Don’t panic, you have time to work on it. All the resources you need to perfect your application are at your fingertips. These three blog posts explain what we are looking for in the applications and what you will be evaluated on:

If you have any other doubts or questions, don't hesitate to contact us!

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