SHOP CHALLENGE

Apply to participate in the Shop Challenge

Compete in a real world ecommerce challenge. Students will receive a fully operational Shopify ecommerce website and will compete against other teams to design and execute innovative marketing strategies. 

Important Dates

Applications Deadline

23 December 2018

Challenge

Begins

12 January 2019

Decision

Notifications

28 December 2018

Challenge 

Ends

28 March 2019

Training

Bootcamp

11 January 2019

Closing 

Event

5 April 2019

Questions?

Perks and Prizes
Scholarships
Career Opportunities
Industry Mentors
Real World Experience
How it works

1

Apply as a team

Teams will be made up of 3 members each. We recommend finding people with complementary skills who you can work closely with for three months.

3

Match with a mentor

A panel of mentors will be available to help you strategize and execute your marketing plan. Pick a mentor who will be dedicated exclusively to your team!

5

Execute your plan

Implement your marketing plan! Use social media, email, partnerships and whatever else it takes.

2

Pick a business

Choose from a variety of pre-built ecommerce businesses. Pick the website and products you are most excited about!

4

Develop a marketing strategy

Work with your teammates and mentor to develop a thorough digital marketing strategy to outperform the competing teams.

6

Manage and pivot

Check what's working and what's not. Change your plan accordingly and don't stop experimenting!

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