Propose a Discovery Challenge in five steps: 

  1. Get inspired. Browse the sample Discovery Challenges. Not sure if your idea “counts” as a Discovery Challenge? Ask Nina Doré ( 
  2. Submit a ChallengeComplete the Propose a Challenge Form (below) by the monthly deadline (see here for deadlines). TipBe clear and specific about what kind/s of submission/s you’re looking for – and offer incentives when you can! 
  3. Create a Riipen profileOnce we have received your submission, you will receive an email inviting you to create a Riipen (Employer) profile. You must create a profile in order to access student submissions. 
  4. View submissions and provide feedbackAfter the student submission deadline, log into Riipen to view and provide feedback on the submissions. Feedback is important! See this short video for a quick tour of the Riipen platform and this support page for details on providing feedback. 
  5. If applicable, identify winner/s and distribute prizes. 

 Have questions? Reach out to Nina Doré (Educational Development Centre) at 

 Good luck!