Green Engineers

The world is facing unprecedented environmental challenges, and the need for sustainable engineers has never been more critical. Green Engineers have the potential to influence the adoption and integration of sustainable practices across industries, paving the way for a more resilient and eco-friendly future.

Submission Deadline – July 31st 2023

Initial Evaluation    
Aug 1st – 11th
Aug 21st – 25th
Sept 1st 2023


Climate change, resource depletion, waste management, and energy efficiency represent some of the most pressing issues that call for the expertise of green engineers.
These skilled professionals are essential in not only developing innovative strategies to reduce the carbon footprint of industries but also in refining and enhancing existing solutions for greater impact.
They possess the necessary knowledge to design energy-efficient buildings, create technologies that optimize the use of natural resources, and implement sustainable systems across various sectors.
The solution:
We are looking to award and support students and young professionals that have experinece in sustainable engineering projects

Challenge Partner:


ATAMIQ is a B2B platform for products, solutions and services supporting the green transition of industrial enterprises. As specialist engineers, they offer a wide range of versatile solutions to reduce carbon footprint by implementing greener and more efficient models.

Who can apply:

  • University students
  • Young professionals (18-35 years old)
  • Engineering innovators

What we require:

  • Description of a green engineering project you have worked on (can be a university project, thesis, dissertation, or a real project)
  • CV showcasing your education and/or experience
  • Short motivational letter explaining your vision for green engineering and how you contribute to it

Possible green engineering project topics:

  • Solar Energy
  • Wind Energy
  • Water Sector
  • Decarbonisation Technology
  • Geothermal Energy
  • HVAC Sector (heating, ventilation, air conditioning, air quality)
  • Energy Sector Adjacent Technologies (Automation, Drones, Robotics, etc)

The best entry will receive:

  • 1000 BGN Cash Prize
  • Award Certificate
  • Invitation to GreenUP Boost Event
  • Media Coverage

Target Areas



Solar Wind Water

HVAC Sector



Applications are collected by the form in the below link. The deadline for submission is July 31st 2023. By submitting your application you agree to the General Terms and Conditions.
During the Initial Evaluation, a competent jury from Atamiq and GreenUP will choose the 3 best applcations that fit the criteria. The candidates will be invited for a short presentation of their work, which will be scheduled in a convinient time online, between 21st and 25th of August 2023.
The winner will be announced during the GreenUP Boost Event on Sept 1st in Sofia.