Samsung’s Solve for Tomorrow competition is back for its 5th edition. Aimed at sparking innovative ideas among students in Singapore, the competition encourages conceptualising inclusive and innovative solutions that address key challenges in the community and positively impact society.

Through this platform, we hope to inspire youths to dream big and work to create a better world for all. We also seek to encourage youths to tap on this opportunity to develop and enhance soft skills that are critical for the future workplace.

Themes for Solve for Tomorrow 2021

There are four key themes for this year's competition:

Competition Mechanics

You can participate by forming groups of 2 to 4 and submitting your ideas here.

There are 2 categories for this competition, and full-time students enrolled in the following educational institutions will be eligible to participate

Category 1:
Post-Secondary Level
Category 2:
University Level

Please click on the boxes for more details.

Submission Phase

Submission Phase

6 October to 7 November

Submission of idea writeup and supporting documents

Find more details in the FAQ section

Shortlist Phase

Shortlist Phase

12 November – 9 December 2021

10 shortlisted teams from each category will be selected.

Shortlisted teams to refine their ideas and submit a full proposal/prototype.

Finalist Phase

Finalist Phase

10 December – 19 December 2021

5 teams from each category will be selected.

Finalists to enhance their presentation and develop their prototype (optional)

Finale Event

Finale Event

Mid – End December 2021

Finalist teams to present their ideas and prototypes (optional) to the judges

3 winners from each category will be chosen