THE PURPLE PRIZE

is a contest for all ages, designed to push the limits in the way technology facilitates and amplifies the values of Aloha ʻĀina. Designed to tap into Hawaiʻi’s creative resources to spur creativity and innovation while accelerating the rate of positive change, the PURPLE PRIZE challenges diverse teams across Hawaiʻi to develop technology that furthers the values of Aloha ʻĀina.

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ALOHA ʻĀINA

is a central idea of Hawaiian thought and culture emphasizing connections to the land, to each other, our past and the future.

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OUR GOAL

encourage collaborations to make innovations that--rather than encouraging lifestyles of streamlined consumerism--rebuild, heal, or transform our relationships with the land and each other?

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Important Dates

18 MAY 2016
May 18 / 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mānoa Innovation Center, 2800 Woodlawn Drive, 2nd Floor Board Room
21 MAY 2016
May 21 / 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Kamakakūoklanai Center for Hawaiian Studies at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
25 MAY 2016
May 25 / 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Hawaiʻi Public Radio, 89.3
27 MAY 2016
May 27 / 6:30AM
On your TV or www.KITV.com
28 MAY 2016
May 28 / 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kamakakūoklanai Center for Hawaiian Studies at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
6 October 2016
5:00PM to 8:00PM
Hālau Pā, Moʻiliʻili