The Aspen Challenge2023-11-20T10:17:04-07:00


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.

2024 Partner Cities

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

Nat Irvin, University of Louisville

What’s New

Sitting Down with Our Newest City Partner, San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD)

The Aspen Challenge is thrilled to welcome San Diego as our newest partner city for the upcoming 2023-2024 school year. Known as a leader in sustainability and progress, San Diego is the ideal partner to align with to explore innovative solutions to key issues. We’re excited to watch as tomorrow’s leaders from San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD) take this opportunity to think beyond boundaries and push the limits of their creativity not only to address these critical issues, [...]