September 13, 2019


  United state, Boston



CoreNet Global sponsored by_Cushman & Wakefield, KI Furniture, and IA: Interior Architects

Academic challenge invites students from around the world to think creatively about a problem facing real estate professionals for renowned companies like Google, Duke Energy, AstraZeneca, Whirlpool, and many others.

You and your teammates will engage in a contest with competing institutions from all over the globe. Your job is to address challenges like creating an employee experience that attracts millennials while retaining all other generations of employees; or reducing the gap between the speed of business and the typical speed of real estate

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Student teams from universities and academic institutions around the world are invited to compete in an academic challenge whereby students will be asked to play the role of an internal corporate real estate team in order to address a real-world issue facing companies around the globe: develop a proactive strategy to: (a) “Recession-proof”, to the extent possible, the corporate real estate portfolio, (b) continue to support the business objectives of the corporation and (c) ensure that such a strategy does not negatively impact the company in the unlikely event that a recession does not materialize

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • life sciences
  • manufacturing secto
  • Architecture & Construction
  • Business
  • Economics

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

  • Two days ( from 20 to 22 October 2019)

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Each team must have a faculty advisor individual students are not eligibate to complete.
  • Each student must be currently enrolled in classes at their host
    university throughout the competition, and not have more than 7 years prior professional experience.
  • Three teams, with a minimum of two (2) and a maximum of four (4) students each
  • Interested students will be required to submit a registration form and then respond to several questions, as discussed herein.  Based on the quality of their responses to the questions posed, three teams will be invited to participate in the Final Round

Opportunity Cost


  • Free trip to Boston
  • The winning team will receive $5,000

How to Apply

First Step: Create an account

Second Step: Complete online application and answer the questions. 

* The terms and conditions of participation should be read in the Academic Challenge brie

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rahaf Elkhodary/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Amari Assam/ Algeria
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