Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.11
Liaison Jean-Michel Champagne
Submission Date Feb. 10, 2021

STARS v2.2

HEC Montréal
IN-47: Innovation A

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Jean-Michel Champagne
Sustainable Development Officer
Infrastructure - Sustainability Office
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Name or title of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
Social Business Creation Competition

A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome that outlines how credit criteria are met and any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation:

Organized by HEC Montréal, in Canada, Social Business Creation (SBC) is a global competition and an innovative training platform through which participants learn about how to use market mechanisms to solve social challenges.

From a social mission idea at the beginning of the competition, participants will learn how to create profitable businesses with strong social impacts. Besides the rich learning experience, participants will get chances to win several prizes in cash, services, and scholarships to participate in SBC program.
Social Business Creation Competition count on the collaboration of Yunus center founded by nobel laureate prof. Muhammad Yunus.

A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise or a press release or publication featuring the innovation :

The website URL where information about the innovation is available :
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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