In the first CHASING GENIUS Challenge, we asked the CHASING GENIUS community to share their ideas around three critical issues that impact citizens around the world. View the winning ideas and explore all video submissions below.
IDEA by Asta Skocir
AlgiKnit aims to offer an alternative circular economy approach rooted in ecological intelligence, natural dye practices, and biomaterials innovation.
IDEA by Kevin White
USee is the affordable, transportable, easy-to-use vision correction kit designed to suit the needs of the 2.5 billion people for whom glasses are necessary yet inaccessible.
IDEA by Richard Trimble
We designed a small, affordable solar powered device that threshes and winnows pearl millet. We collaborated on our design with women farmers in Niger.
IDEA by John Monnat
Our group, Cheruvu, works with small landholding farmers in India to reduce farming risk and increase yield.
In our first CHASING GENIUS Challenge, four winners received $25,000 each to take their ideas further.