Project Management Institute Make Reality Challenge 2021

Unleash your passion. Bring ideas to life. Win cash prizes.

1 October 2021 – 24 March 2022

Big Challenges Need Fresh Ideas

It’s time to re-think the world, create social impact and your passion is the engine to make it happen. From climate change to inequality, today’s biggest challenges can’t wait. PMI is excited to announce our first-ever global student hackathon competition that encourages students to design innovative solutions to current societal challenges, focused on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).

Benefits include :

  • Prize money
  • Badges and certificates
  • New learning opportunities (low-code/no-code)
  • Chance to contribute to PMI’s Hours of Impact 
  • Global recognition, community building and more


Registrations going on. Please register before it ends on 21 November

Stage 1


1 October – 21
November 2021

Stage 2


9 December – 14
January 2022

Stage 3


24 March 2022

Virtual Experience Series 2021 – The Future is Calling

Join us for a unique opportunity to learn from some of the world’s top young changemakers. Free for student members and nonmember student pricing is only US$10.  Gain power skills, learn from pitch coach David Beckett and more!

PMI Hours for Impact

At PMI, we believe protecting our planet and improving lives around the world are essential for creating peace and prosperity. To support the UN’s global Sustainable Development Goals, we’re setting a goal of our own : to pledge 100K volunteer hours in 2021. Join us and help make peace and prosperity a reality.


As a student, you’re managing projects on a daily basis. KICKOFF is a free 45-minute digital course and tool kit that gives you the tips and tricks you need to successfully complete your projects on time.

Student Membership

Your entire career is ahead of you — let PMI be your guide.  Become a PMI member now to join a global community network, access free webinars, tools and events, gain career building power skills, and much more!

PMI Citizen Developer TM

With no-code/low-code platforms, anyone can build applications without software expertise. That’s where the power of citizen development comes in. We are here to help you make the most of this revolution and securely turn ideas into applications.


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