- Last updated:
- 09 Jan 2020
Sunshine Coast Council and Telstra have partnered for the Sunshine Coast Telstra Innovation Awards 2020. There are over $10,000 in prizes available, including the opportunity to be mentored by entrepreneurs and industry experts.
The Awards aim to encourage young people to use problem-solving and creativity to find solutions that benefit a wide audience.The initiative is a fantastic opportunity for students in years ten to twelve to showcase their ideas. The program also equips teams with experience and advice in how to commercialize their ideas through:
- lean principles in product development
- finding product market fit through design thinking.
The competition helps bring creative ideas to life. It connects students with industry mentors to develop entrepreneurial thinking. Telstra and council are on the look out for new and creative use of technology or the next technological idea.