2010 Dell Social Innovation Competition Final Event

winnersCongratulations to Shining Hope for Communities! Not only did they win the $50,000 Grand Prize, but they also took home the $1,000 People’s Choice Award at the 2010 Dell Social Innovation Competition Final Event.

The event took place on Wednesday, May 5 at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center. The three finalist teams pitched their innovative ideas to both the audience and the competition judges. The audience decided the special People's Choice Award and several audience members took home Dell prizes!

This year, students from over 50 countries entered ideas addressing a variety of social issues, ranging from poverty and education to potable water and energy. More than 700 ideas were submitted to the competition by students from over 200 universities around the world.

For more information about the Dell Social Innovation Competition, please visit: http://www.rgkcenter.org/socialentrepreneurship/DSIC

View the winning pitches at http://www.youtube.com/DellSocialInnov.