Design4SDGs India Design Challenge 2024


25TH NOV 2023

The Design4SDGs India Design Challenge 2024 is a competition for students aged 9-14, and was created to promote big thinking and innovative ideas on a large scale to help provide solutions for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It aims to drive grassroots innovation in schools, and will allow students to showcase their solutions and ideas using Critical Thinking, Collaboration, Creativity and Communication.

Registration Instructions:

  • Three SDGs available for selection.
  • Schools can register up to three teams.
  • One team allowed per SDG.
  • Per team: minimum 2 students, maximum 4 students.


  • Team registration: ₹1500 per team.
  • Additional fee: ₹1000 per student.
  • If the same team (having already paid ₹1500 and ₹1000 per member) is participating in multiple categories, no additional fees are required.
  • Different teams or students for various categories? Standard charges of ₹1500 per team and ₹1000 per student apply.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Students from 4th Std to 9th Std only.

Why Design4SDGs India Design Challenge ?


Tackle real-world problems aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)


Inspire young minds to develop sustainable and impactful solutions


Hands-on experience beyond the classroom

start end
09/15 2023
Applications Open
Applications Open
publish on September 15, 2023

Invitation to all participating schools to a virtual launch event, where we will give them an overview of the challenge

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10/10 2023
Virtual Sessions
Virtual Sessions
publish on October 10, 2023

5 X Virtual Support Sessions The support sessions will cover each stage of the project, offering help and guidance in

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11/10 2023
publish on November 10, 2023

Finalists will have the opportunity to show the potential positive impact their project could have to our judging panel.