National Geographic CHASING GENIUS

National Geographic CHASING GENIUS

Enter the CHASING GENIUS Challenge and you could win $25,000 to turn your ideas into catalysts for change in the world. Read Overview...

Want to join the CHASING GENIUS community? Check out our current challenge.



At National Geographic, we believe transformational ideas

can come from anywhere. From anyone.

This was the vision behind CHASING GENIUS, a new digital community designed to inspire, ignite, and enable the genius inside each of us. We are currently soliciting ideas around three critical issues:


How Can We Reduce Our Impact On The Planet?


How Can We Help People Live Healthier Lives?


How Do We Feed A Planet Approaching 9 Billion People?

Meet the Winners!


Please note, this challenge is only open to legal residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Please see the Challenge Rules for complete eligibility requirements.

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