Skip to Main Content
Notice: MindSumo will be unavailable starting at 2:00 AM EDT on Friday, August 12, 2022 for scheduled system maintenance and upgrades. The website will be down for approximately 2 hours during this maintenance period.
Inspire young people to care more about their health
business psychology nutrition health medicine
$1,000
top 10
236
submissions
DONE
83 months ago
Small pic young people

Health is something we cherish when we’re sick and often ignore when we’re healthy. It takes foresight and discipline to actively manage your lifestyle and build healthy habits like a good diet, frequent exercise, and regular doctor visits.

The implications of a well-managed, healthy lifestyle are enormous. Several trillion dollars would be saved annually if preventable chronic diseases like diabetes, heart disease, addiction, and obesity and were reduced.

Deliverables

We would like to inspire people, sick or well, to actively and knowledgeably participate in their health. Your objective is to get people, especially young people, to care.

Answer each of the following questions separately in your submission:

1. What technology solutions or behavioral insights would help inspire your peers to care about their health? (min. 1 paragraph)

2. Why would this lead to increased engagement with health? (min. 2 paragraphs)

Bonus: Reference any research, personal experiences, or applications of this solution you’ve seen in other venues. (optional 1 paragraph)

Criteria: Top ideas will reveal unique mechanisms and techniques to encourage healthy living. Avoid relying on trigger events, such as unfortunate health episodes within your personal circles.

    Submissions will be graded on the following criteria:
  • Meets Deliverables
  • Creativity
  • Clarity
Reward Tiers
5 Winners
will receive $150 each
5 Honorable Mentions
will receive $50 each
Leaderboard
$150.00 Square pic 60 professionalme bridgewater
$150.00 T University of Missouri - Columbia
$150.00 G University of Central Florida
$150.00 Square pic 60 image Virginia State University
$150.00 Square pic 60 1606412 10200352387731014 322599841 o University of Iowa
$50.00 E University of Vermont
$50.00 Square pic 60 844 221310431337150 1882872747 n Washington University in St. Louis
$50.00 Square pic 60 photogrid 1482363660774 University of New Haven
$50.00 Square pic 60 image Los Angeles Community College District
$50.00 Square pic 60 image Iowa State University of Science and Technology
Submission questions


0 characters Average: 1678 characters
Your solution must be at least 200 characters long
Enter your info to sign in
 
 
 
or sign in with