Virtual competition from TALScouts - a youth philanthropy and social entrepreneurship initiative of Touch-A-Life Foundation - a nonprofit organization that is focused on creating social impact using digital platforms.

When young minds innovate for good, the world wins!


The goal of this global competition is to engage, educate and empower youth to find creative and sustainable social enterprise solutions to solve global and local social issues. The program encourages participating teams to submit their innovative ideas on the themes related to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations.

  1. Challenge theme is on 17 SDGs defined by the UN for building a better tomorrow. Educate our youth the UN Sustainable Development Goals(SDG) focused on people, planet, peace and prosperity to create a better world for all.
  2. Create your own social enterprise. Identify an opportunity aligned with SDGs to impact an underserved group in the local community with social enterprise - advocacy, philanthropy or business
  3. Get skilled on social enterprise digital frameworks. Get access to social innovation tools - TALGiving digital philanthropy, TALRadio and TALMedia digital advocacy, TAL Social Enterprise Canvas
  4. Submit your social innovation solution, Fill up the canvas, submit your elevator pitch video, submit your 15-slide pitch slide deck .
  5. Get access to mentors Learn from TALLeaders experienced social entrepreneurs and change makers.
  6. Finalists present at TALScouts PitchFest Pitch to a panel of leading non-profit leaders, academic experts and social impact venture capitalists.
17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)


Don’t miss the Dates!

  • TALScouts Labs

    October 1, 2021

    Last date to register

    Get access to TALScouts Labs

  • Last date to submit ideas

    November 1, 2021

    Last date to submit ideas

  • Virtual Live Presentation

    November 13, 2021

    Virtual Live Presentation by 10 Finalists to the Grand Jury

Global Participants


Judges, Advisors and Partners


Non-profit Organizations


Awards and Recognitions

  • Global Award

    Global Award

    Top 3 innovative winning proposals will be awarded TAL Transformer of the Year 2021 awards and seed funding.

  • Recognition


    All participants will be featured on TAL Scouts webpage as Touch-A-Life young social innovators.

  • Certificate


    All participants will be awarded TAL Transformers 2021 Certificate of Participation.

About TALScouts

TALScouts is a youth philanthropy and social entrepreneurship virtual accelerator program encouraging young leaders to solve real-world problems.


About Touch-A-Life Foundation

The Touch-A-Life Foundation is a non-profit organization connecting those in need, with those willing to give.