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Learning Landscapes Challenge

A $2.2 million competition to design and build future-ready K-12 education environments.

Phase 1 invites changemakers to propose infrastructure solutions that deliver and connect digital, in-school, and community-based learning experiences.

About the challenge

The Learning Landscapes Challenge, sponsored by Siegel Family Endowment and the Walton Family Foundation, will help changemakers integrate social, digital, and physical infrastructure to bridge the learning of today with the learning of tomorrow. The multiphase challenge will provide entrants with funding, expertise, and access to a collaborative community of like-minded partners that can help them scale their solutions.

Multiphase timeline

In Phase 1, eligible entrants are invited to submit concepts for infrastructure solutions.

Challenge launch

February 21, 2024

Virtual information session

March 13, 2024 at 12:00 p.m. EDT

Phase 1 submission deadline

May 14, 2024
We are here

Phase 1 winners announced and Phase 2 accelerator starts

June 2024

Phase 2 accelerator ends

September 2024

Phase 2 winners announced and Phase 3 incubator starts

November 2024

Phase 3 incubator period ends

April 2025

Phase 3 winner(s) announced

June 2025

Prize pool

$2.2 million

The Learning Landscapes Challenge will award up to $2.2 million. Phase 1 will award up to $200,000, Phase 2 will award up to $1 million, and Phase 3 will award up to $1 million.


Challenge Resources

Access curated resources on multidimensional infrastructure, student-centered learning, partnership development, equitable impact, and sustainable scaling.