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6,640 entries from 182 countries!
Thank you everyone who applied, we are delighted and your engagement means everything! Together we will reinvent fashion. Stay tuned, our five winners will be revealed on April 3, 2019.
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The Expert Panel

The screening is in progress! Meet our impressive Expert Panel 2019, chosen for their extensive knowledge within fashion, sustainability, circularity and innovation. They will help us to select the five winners they believe have the power to reinvent the fashion industry.

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"The Global Change Award is an opportunity to think about technology, fashion, and the longer-term ambitions of humanity, and to bring positive, durable change to our planet."
Amy Webb, member of Global Change Award 2019 Expert Panel
The Accelerator
Boot Camp
Stockholm, Sweden
A one-week boot camp, creating insights on innovation readiness, goal setting, IPR protection and innovation development. Provided by KTH Royal Institute of Technology.
Idea Acceleration
New York, USA
Learning and networking opportunities with leading expertise on circular economy, innovation and insights into future digital customer experiences, as well as meeting investors. Provided by Accenture.
Industry Access
Hong Kong SAR, China
Exclusive industry insight, networking opportunities and knowledge about circularity in the fashion value chain. Provided by H&M group and H&M Foundation.
A share of the €1 million grant
The Latest
29 Aug, 2018
1 million euro and coaching program on the table for ideas reinventing the entire fashion industrynews 2018 Today, the non-profit H&M Foundation opens the fourth round of its annual innovation challenge Global Change Award at globalchangeaward.com. With o...
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26 Apr, 2018
Tandem Repeatnews 2018 An eco-friendly and low-cost process where self-healing characteristics in squid genes are used to create fabric which is biodegradable and 100% re...
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5 Apr, 2018
Gown made of oranges and dress dyed with left-over fabricinspo 2018 Celebrated actress Chiling Lin and Vogue’s Editor-at-large Bandana Tewari wore beautiful dresses at the prize ceremony that gained a lot of atten...
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Global Change Award is an innovation challenge initiated by H&M Foundation, aiming to make fashion circular.
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