Smeal Undergraduate Sustainability Case Competition

Learn about the second annual 2022 Smeal Undergraduate Sustainability Case Competition. It's a hands-on opportunity to work on a cross-disciplinary team, to use business and markets to solve real-world social justice and environmental conservation challenges.

Are you an undergraduate student ready to see how business can change the world?

The Center for the Business of Sustainability is organizing the second annual Undergraduate Sustainability Case Competition, the competition allows you to work on a cross-disciplinary team, to use business and markets to solve real-world social justice and environmental conservation challenges.

The competition is a hands-on opportunity to work on a cross-disciplinary team, to use business and markets to solve real-world social justice and environmental conservation challenges.  Student teams who make it to the finals will have the opportunity to present in front of some of today’s leading sustainability and social impact executives.

The competition is organized by the Smeal Center for the Business of Sustainability, Smeal Diversity Enhancement Programs, Lincoln University, and Morgan State University.

Student teams who make it to the finals will have the opportunity to present in front of some of today’s leading sustainability and social impact executives.

Case Comp 2021

2022 Smeal Undergraduate Sustainability Case Competition

Registration for this year's case competition opens on January 28 and closes on February 9. To learn more, please click here.

2021 Smeal Undergraduate Sustainability Case Competition

The 2021 case setting focused on an equitable business response to climate change. More specifically, contestants will be asked to work at the intersection of clean energy, climate change, urban renewal, and/or rural economic development.  A student team from The Pennsylvania State University - Lehigh Valley, earned first place.