The XR Prize Challenge: Fight Climate Change is a global competition harnessing AR and VR (XR) solutions to help fight climate change. It is hosted by AWE, the producer of global in-person and online XR events, and the world’s most impactful XR community. AWE is inviting submissions from teams and individuals, and especially collaborations between XR technologists and climate change experts from around the world to compete for a $100,000 cash prize awarded to the best submission that demonstrates a creative, functional, and and impactful XR-based solution to help humanity in our fight against climate change in these 4 categories:

REPLACE – Replacing Wasteful Material Practices

VISUALIZE – Visualizing The Causes & Impacts Of Climate Change

EDUCATE – Educating About Solutions To Climate Change

OPTIMIZE – Optimizing Design & Execution Of Climate Solutions

October 20, 2022 – Competition Open For Concept Submissions
December 31, 2022 – Concept Submission Deadline
April 16, 2023 – MVP (minimum viable product) Submission Deadline
May 1, 2023 – Finalists Announced
June 1, 2023 – winners announced

Contestants must be adult individuals or teams formed or led by any adults around the world.

Click here to find out more and apply.