The Unfunded List

The original mission of our organization: publishing our selection of the best ideas that deserve funding from each round of proposal submissions. 

The selections that make up The Unfunded List are editorial decisions made in conjunction with our staff, core team of evaluators and board members. 

Fall 2019

The Fall 2019 Unfunded List featuring some of the non-selected finalists from the MIT Solve Competition.

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Spring 2019

The Spring 2019 Unfunded List features organizations that have received feedback from us during numerous rounds of submissions.

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"The" List

Our key takeaways and insights from each round of submissions.


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