PwP Student Challenge Winners
Portfolios with Purpose has announced the winners of its third annual Student Challenge, sponsored by Citi. The Student Challenge has high school and college students competing over the course of an academic year to produce the highest returns on a $1 million fantasy stock portfolio.
PwP hosted its first Student Challenge in 2015 with 14 teams of students from some of the nation’s finest academic institutions. Today, more than 1,000 students representing over 75 colleges and high schools across the country participated all playing on behalf of their favorite charity.
Below are the 2017 winners:
HIGH SCHOOL WINNERS
Shivangi Patel | Academy for Information Technology | +41.40% Return
Playing on behalf of Relay for Life
Andrew Sullivan | Oak Ridge High School | +36.59% Return
Playing on behalf of Alzheimer's Association
Thomas O'Koniewski| Kent High School | +35.55% Return
Playing on behalf of Wounded Warrior Project
First Place Winner
Hrag Bedoyan | American University of Beirut | +112% Return
Playing on behalf of American Cancer Society
Jen Sheng Wong | University of Michigan | +93% Return
Playing on behalf of Worldwide Orphan
Chloe Cheng | Boston College | +72.61% Return
Playing on behalf of World Wildlife Foundation
The next Student Challenge will take place in January 2019. Register for a nudge at https://portfolioswithpurpose.org/nudge.