Join the 4th Annual Greater Good Challenge 2023

Are you interested in developing a business solution that aims to improve social, economic, political, technological, and environmental conditions of humankind societies and the planet? Join the 4th annual Greater Good Challenge Pitch Competition today! Through the generous support and collaboration of the Beba Foundation, Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies welcomes students and alumni to pitch innovative business solutions addressing current global and societal needs.

Join The Greater Good Challenge to:

  • Launch your start-up
  • Receive business coaching from industry experts
  • Win a substantial seed money investment
  • Subsequent mentorship for winners

Who Can Participate?

  • All SPS students and alumni
  • 3 – 5 people max. per team

*At least one person per team will be required to be an SPS Student or Alumni from the following programs: MS/MPS Full-time or Part-time Programs, CPA Graduate Programs, and Certificate Programs. Students who are enrolled in MS or MPS or Certificate (Classics Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology, Psychology, Quantitative Studies for Finance) programs currently to fulfill at least 24 credits and Alumni who have completed at least 24 credits from these programs.


Application submissions will be accepted from Aug 1, 2023 to Oct 29, 2023.

Get started by visiting the Greater Good Challenge website.

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