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Education giving - Cornell

Community self funding education

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Who is the target audience for your idea and how does it reimagine the cost of college?

Public schools select people with academic potential and connect them to a crowdfunding community. Students will fund their education using crowdfunding and also incorporate free online learning for their cirriculum. Upon graduation and job placement, students should pay back the community and also become mentors for new students. The initial stage will be funded by state and donators.

Creators: Anais Moreno, Jaskeerat Bedi, Menni Alashvili, Yash Vardhan Kapoor

This idea emerged from

  • A group brainstorm
  • A student collaboration

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Hi Juan! I think this will be very interesting if you continue to work on it. I'll be interested to see how this project could actually be implemented and who the lead users will be!

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