Franklin Innovation Challenge

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Franklin Innovative Challenge

Franklin Innovation Challenge Prizes in 2012

  • First Place - $1,500
  • Second Place - $1,000
  • Third Place - $500
  • Fourth Place - $250

Franklin Innovation Challenge 2012 Winners

Open Category

  • First Place: The Food Dude - Alvaro Marin Melero '14 and Jai Shyem Ganatra '14 (Mentor - Miles Flamenbaum '88)
  • Second Place: The Universal Learner Lab - Brian Rivera '13 (Mentor - Marko Stanojevic '04)
  • Third Place: SafeCampus App - Alphonse Mandeese '12, Mengning Zhu '12 and Min Zhao '12 (Mentor - Mark Kuhn '85)
  • Fourth Place: MiSShave - Julia Matyas '13, Julie Snider '12 and Roni Setton '12 (Mentor - Tony Kreisel '66)

Social Entrepreneurship and Environmental Sustainability Category

  • First Place: Atma: Refugee Artisan Initiative – Judith Stapleton ’12, May Aung ’12 and Rukshana Tuli ’12 (Mentor – Tracy Myers)
  • Second Place: MFC Mobile Solutions – Nicholas Mraz ’12, David Balderston ’12 and Chelsea Ramsey ’12 (Mentor – An Tran ’11)
  • Third Place: Mom’s Kitchen – Isil Tanyeri ’12, Aradhana Mahtani ’12 and Kimberlee Trageser ’14 (Mentor – Jill Homiak)
  • Fourth Place: EcoHotel – Andrew Metersky ’12 and Javier Novell ’12 (Mentor – Zach Foster ’11)