SocialChallenges.eu - The EU Platform for change!

Impact Hub Budapest is the local contact point of the SocialChallenges.eu platform, aiming at creating a marketplace where actual social challenges can meet powerful and innovative solutions. The Platform supports committed Public Authorities, Private Companies, Third Sector Organisations in defining, prioritising social and environmental challenges, and uploading them onto the platform. It encourages the participation of social innovators, startups and SMEs to identify, fund, co-develop and test concrete solutions to these needs. Socialchallenges.eu provides 30.000€ grants and dedicated support, focused on the translation of at least 27 challenges into 81 practical and marketable solutions for a total value of 2.430.000€ Discover the local ecosystems available online: for each “place” check challenges, key stakeholders, solution providers and experts, and get involved!

Contact us directly if:
  • you need help in submitting your solution
  • you would like to become a challenge owner on the Platform
  • you would like to ask from the Hungarian challenge owners

Social challenge time: help us connect science and society

Give us the winning solution to our social challenge and you can win 30 000 euros to bring your innovative idea to life. Through the EU’s socialchallenges.eu Platform, challenge owners all over the member states are looking for innovative ideas.…

Social Challenges and Solutions wanted

On the 21st of September, the Social Challenges Innovation Platform (SocialChallenges.eu) launched the 2017 edition of its Open Call for Solutions. SocialChallenges.eu is a far-reaching European online ecosystem fostering the interaction between social innovators and SMEs for the co-development and…