Business: Find new ways to do business that's both eco-friendly and profitable Students: Build your resume, get class credit, and help the environment Colleges & Non-Profits: Streamlin access to business ready work with students on projects School of Life: Join a network of people from all walks of life creating sustainable ideas

recent ecochallenge

Reuse 60,000 Tons Of Urban Wood

Greenway Recycling, Llc

Eric Wentland

recent ecosolution

Garden Furniture

Escalator Rails Reuse Solutions?

Port Of Portland

What is ecoapprentice?

We are a problem solving platform where sustainability questions are crowdsourced to a diverse pool of students and professionals. Businesses can post a challenge to get outside-the-box ideas good for profit and planet. Members can win a cash EcoBounty by finding a solution!

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A business opportunity

Add to your business's positive impact and PR by engaging your customers & community with an EcoChallenge. A small posting fee gets your EcoChallenge out to the think tank. You don't pay the bounty until you have an acceptable solution!


A place to partner on ideas

You could get paid to think! Add your great idea to a growing list of EcoSolutions good for people & planet.


A way to learn skills

Solving a REAL business problem looks great on a resume. Students can get project based experience which may earn academic credit. Become a member for free!

Have an idea for an EcoChallenge? We can help! Contact Us!