Victoria Department of Education




Over Term 2 and 3, teams of students across Victoria worked to develop solutions to problems they identified as a result of COVID 19 including isolation and learning remotely. The 13 teams below were selected as Finalists and worked with Young Change Agents, Telstra, Tech School and KIOSC mentors to further develop their solutions and present them to a judging panel.



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First Place: Project Plant

Helping people in lockdown through a plant subscription and support service

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Second Place: Hax and Tipz

Making remote learning fun, engaging and supportive for Year 7 students in VIC during COVID-19!

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Keep In Tact

Keeping connected with friends and loved ones during COVID-19.

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Chat and Co

A website for diverse communities that supports their mental health during COVID-19.

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Calm in Covid

Supporting Victorians through COVID-19 with a gamified app that strengthens their mental health.

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Equal Third Place: Study Sync

Destressing and reducing the confusion around home learning for young people!

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

yoUth

Supporting the mental health of youth in a way that shows YOU matter most!

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

COVID FOODWEB

Allow people to safely access stores to ensure everyone can access essential supplies.

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Covid Care

Supporting our healthcare workers with tailored, thoughtful gifts and care during COVID!

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Equal Third Place: Edu-Level-Up

A way for students to stay motivated and engaged during remote learning.

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Fluid AR

Using digital writing technology to be creative, save time and support online learning!

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Gift-a-Dog

Alleviating loneliness in COVID isolation through the company of a dog!

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria

Project-A-Friend

Virtually connecting the elderly with their loved ones during the isolation of COVID-19.

New Idea

Coronavirus Challenge, Victoria