The Aspen Challenge2022-06-16T11:12:58-06:00


The Aspen Challenge provides inspiration, tools, and a platform for young people to design solutions to some of the most critical problems humanity faces.

Young people are moments away from being tomorrow’s decision-makers and this program offers them a chance to practice their critical thinking, tap into their creativity, and offer their fresh perspective on issues within our society.

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“The most under utilized resource in our community are the brains of our young people.”

Nat Irvin, University of Louisville

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A Dynamic Aspen Challenge Duo

During the Aspen Challenge: Miami 2022 Coach Orientation, we learned that one of our coaching pairs has a unique history: one of the coaches was the other’s high school chemistry teacher. In the nine years of the Aspen Challenge, we have had yet to run into this incredibly fun dynamic, one where an educator and their student are now embarking on the Aspen Challenge as equals and co-coaches. We caught up with Mr. Manuel Cox and Mr. Usman Khan [...]