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19
Jun
2017
For the fifth year, the Skoll Centre at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School held the final pitching round for the Skoll Venture Awards. On Thursday, 15th June, three early-stage ventures pitched to a panel of judges and a live audience. Current Oxford MBA team, VRTU, were awarded the winning prize of £15,000.
08
Jun
2017
The Skoll Centre is pleased to announce the finalists of this year’s Skoll Venture Awards. The Skoll Venture Awards is an initiative that accelerates social impact by awarding early-stage ventures with the seed funding they need to move to the next level of implementation. These three finalists will pitch to win up to £20,000 in grant funding.
04
May
2017
The Global Challenge is an ‘ecosystem-mapping’ competition designed to encourage students to engage with a social or environmental problem and its existing solutions in depth.
13
Mar
2017
Established in 2008 by MBA alum and Skoll Scholar Chris Raine, Hello Sunday Morning is the world’s largest online movement for helping people manage their relationship with alcohol.
23
Feb
2017
On Wednesday, 22nd February, the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School announced the recognition of three outstanding alumni that are using their careers to effect positive change.
17
Jan
2017
Skoll Venture Awardees, Odyssey Sensors are awarded Blue Economy Challenge grant for work with subsistence farmers
27
Oct
2016
The Skoll Centre is delighted to announce its partnership with a group of impact-focused organisations on the global Bright Minds Challenge. This opportunity hopes to identify and help accelerate the scaling of solutions for 100% renewable energy – focusing on solar and energy storage.
05
Sep
2016
The Skoll Centre welcomes the 13th cohort of the Skoll Scholarship to the Masters of Business Administration (MBA) programme at Saïd Business School.

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