Frequently Asked Question

About the challenge

How do I form a team?

1.      Log in to the online platform. 

2.      Select ‘Competition’ button.

3.      Tick the box ‘I want to continue with my own project’.

4.      Click on ‘Add team member’.

5.      A unique share code will pop up. Use this code to invite team members. 

1.      Log in to the online platform. 

2.      Click on the ‘Competition’ button.

3.      Tick the box ‘I want to join an existing team’.

4.      Enter the unique code that that will be sent sent to you by your team captain (see previous section). 

1.      Log in to the online platform. 

2.      Click on the ‘Competition’ button.

3.      Tick the box ‘I want to join an existing team’.

4.      A list of teams that are still looking for members appears.

5.      Click on ‘I would like to join this team’ and explain why you’re motivated to join this team and hit ‘Send’. The team you are interested in will get an email notification. 

1.      Log in to the online platform. 

2.      Click on the ‘Competition’ button.

3.      Tick the box ‘I want to continue with my own project’.

4.      Go to ‘Team Info’. 

5.      Tick the ‘Yes’ box in the ‘We are looking for team members’ section. This makes your team visible to participants who are looking for a team to join.  

6.      If participants are interested in your team, they’ll pop up in the ‘Members’ section and your team will get an email from them. 

1.      Log-in to the online platform. 

2.      Click on the ‘Pinboard’ button. 

3.      Make a new pin (regarding the forming of a team) and make sure to add your contact information (i.e. email). 

4.      Click on the pencil to public your post. 

5.      Other individuals that want to form a team can email you and you can accordingly see the posts of other individuals that want to form a team and email them. 

If you have any remaining questions, send them to studentchallenges@wur.nl