GSEHD Student Wins $15,000 in GW's New Venture Competition

Saleh Sani Placed 2nd for Social Innovation

April 16, 2024

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GSEHD doctoral student Saleh Sani (EdD, Human and Organizational Learning) was awarded $15,000 in GW's New Venture Competition for his project Goalplus. "Goalplus transforms the recreational sports landscape by hosting inclusive events that foster community engagement and entertainment. Addressing the need for organized recreational activities, we connect youth, families, and corporations, offering a dynamic platform that catalyzes social change through the power of technology and real life experiences."

Saleh won $7,500 for 2nd Place for Social Innovation and $7,500 for the Q Advisors Global Impact Prize, for the total of $15,000. Great job!

Read more about the competition and Sani's journey as a semifinalist >