Call for Entries: Tech for Good Institute Launches Essay Contest


Tech For Good Essay Competition

The Tech For Good Institute invites you to participate in this year’s Tech For Good Essay Competition, themed “Shaping the Future of Southeast Asia’s Digital Economy”.

Tech for Good Institute, a think tank set up by superapp Grab, is now accepting applications to an essay-writing contest open to university students aged 18–35 year old across Southeast Asia. The theme is designed to make leaders of tomorrow think critically about the future of the digital landscape they will shape, especially as digitalisation rapidly transforms Southeast Asia.

  • Submissions should be no more than 1,500 words in length, excluding any attached charts, tables, footnotes, references, and appendices.
  • Each entrant may only submit a single entry, formatted as a Microsoft Word file titled “COUNTRY_SCHOOLNAME_FULLNAME”. If not currently in school, entrants should title their word file “COUNTRY_FULLNAME”.
  • Deadline for submission: 24 October 2022
  • The contest offers $1,000 for the first prize, $750 for the second prize, and $500 for the third prize. 

For more information about the competition and to submit entries, please visit




| writer Piraya Buddhasri |