AdamStart COVID-19 Challenge

Application now CLOSED. Calling all young people - Enter your idea in the Covinator Prize

In response to the current world Pandemic spread across the globe, we are reaching out to all the progressive teenagers with a problem solving idea to enter the Covinator Prize for a chance to receive full support to actualize your idea. 

The world needs your solutions. CoronaVirus or COVID-19 is the infectious disease caused by the most recently discovered coronavirus. Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are most likely to develop serious illness. With the increasing number of cases and death globally, there is an urgent need for solutions to tackle this pandemic. This is an opportunity for you to make a real impact.

undraw new ideas jdea
icon G S.2

INFORM: ideas that will be coordinating with global response authorities to make sure people have actionable, fact-checked and relevant information around COVID-19. Your Idea must solve: “How might we rapidly inform and empower communities around the world to stay safe and healthy during the COVID-19 outbreak?”

icon G S.1

IDENTIFY: To aid the global authorities fight to identify more cases of Coronavirus, we are looking for ideas that can easily identify COVID19 with minimal close contact, to prevent health works from becoming potential hosts.
Your idea must be simple, fast to build and cost effective.

icon G S.3

PROTECT: Share management of safe distance modules, innovative protection concepts, accessible production of decontamination solutions from local resources & methods for quantitative analysis of the dynamics of the spread of the virus.

icon G S.4

CARE: We are looking for community projects that will help provide help to those who need it. From Spreading testing kits and moving food items to activating young people to commit to practicing #SocialDistancing and stopping the spread of false news.


All successful winners will receive

One week long fully sponsored trip to London in 2021 to take part in a business training at Pearson Collage London. 

Opportunity to go to Los Angeles to spend time at the Dan Eldon Center for Creative Activism in partnership with Creative Visions Foundation. 

Full access to top level industry mentors and coaches.

Access to online training programme with a crash course in entrepreneurship module delivered by Pearson Collage London.

Access to finance and funding opportunities to start and scale your your idea.

Do you have a problem solving idea?
Accept the challenge - apply NOW!

With the increasing number of cases and deaths globally, there is an urgent need for solutions to tackle this pandemic. This is an opportunity for you to make a real impact.


Projects Backed
Applications Received
Global Network
undraw team spirit hrr4

About AdamStart

#AdamStart is an international platform setup by Queens Young Leader, Board Advisor of the Queen’s Commonwealth Trust and social-entrepreneur Mr. Adam Bradford. Mr. Bradford is an English social and political activist activist, entrepreneur and business adviser. He has acted as an adviser to young entrepreneurs internationally and worked to develop entrepreneurship initiatives in the United Kingdom. The AdamStart project is one of Bradford’s flagship programs to help young entrepreneurs scale their ideas and provide more employment opportunities. Currently in its 10th year, the project has reached over 10,000 young persons across 130+ countries.