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CoLab Talk: One week to submit proposals to three contests

** Contest deadline extended from 6 PM to 8 PM Eastern Time**
One week to submit proposals!
Three Contests Closing on Friday, January 29
All winners will get both wide recognition by the Climate CoLab and prizes from the contest’s collaborating organizations.
Prize: Support to prototype and pilot the design in the Kendall Square EcoDistrict in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

How can cities help connect local people and projects around climate change, to leverage their collective impact?
Prize: Support to implement the idea in Boulder, Colorado plus $2,500 to a top entry from the Boulder area

What is the most effective thing that MIT alumnican do to help implement MIT’s Plan for Action on Climate Change?
Prize:  Present before the MIT community at an MIT conference and have the idea and your name spread through global MIT alumni networks
Materials Matter
Deadline extended!

Nike is seeking ideas on how to engage industries, designers and the public in demanding and adopting lower impact materials
Prize:  Wide recognition by Nike and a $10,000 cash prize
New Workspaces Open
Check out the new workspaces— places to try out new ideas, connect with other members, recruit collaborators, share your work, engage support, and invite a global community to review and help develop your proposal.