Frequently Asked Questions
What is Green X Prize exactly?
Green X Prize is a brand new online global community where socially conscious entrepreneurs can share their “green” ideas that can benefit their communities and generate profits for public, private, and corporate investors. Learn more HERE
What is Go Green, Get Rich?
Go Green, Get Rich is a revolutionary new book written by sustainability advocate Thomas Addaquay, the CEO and Founder of Green X Prize. It is about how to generate wealth and help heal the planet through online contests rewarding sustainable innovation.
What are these online contests?
At the beginning of every month, we will launch a month-long contest. All participants of the Green X Prize community can vote for their favorite "green" idea. The participant with the idea that has the most votes at the end of each contest will be the winner!
What is the prize?
$10,000! Our goal behind the prize is to encourage winners to use those funds to further develop their "green" ideas and launch them.
Great, how do I join?
It’s simple! For a minimum donation of $10, you will receive a lifetime membership which allows one user to vote in every contest, submit one idea into every contest, view other participants’ submissions, and participate in the forum indefinitely. For a minimum donation of $25, you will receive a lifetime membership plus an audio or eBook version of Go Green, Get Rich
. All donations to Green X Prize are tax-deductible. Click HERE
How do I receive my membership?
Once you make a donation, you will receive a text and an email confirming your membership along with your one-time use OTP code. As a first-time user, click HERE
to create your profile. You will need to input your OTP code into the "OTP box". It can only be redeemed once. Once your profile has been created, your membership privileges will be available to you immediately. You will be able to sign in with just your username and password moving forward.
Help, I lost my OTP code! How do I retrieve it?
Rest assured, we have every OTP code on file. Please email us the contact information (full name, email address, and phone number) provided upon making your donation and we will be happy to retrieve your OTP code for you. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Who is allowed to participate?
Green X Prize is for anyone concerned with solving an existing problem using clean energy and sustainable technology to help preserve the planet! There are no restrictions, so everybody worldwide is welcome to participate.
*Anybody under the age of 13 will need written consent from a parent or legal guardian.
How do I post my "green" idea?
Once you are signed in, go to the top of the webpage and click on the “Projects & Winners” tab or click HERE
. Near the top, you will see a button that says, "Start a Project". Please follow the prompts to submit your idea and remember that each membership allows only one user to submit one idea into every contest.
Can I submit an idea as a group, or can I only do it individually?
Ideas may be submitted individually or as a group under a single membership. Just keep in mind, that single membership allows only one vote per contest though. If posting as a group, each member will still need to obtain his/her own membership in order to vote.
How do I vote?
Once you are signed in, go to the top of the webpage and click on the "Projects & Winners" tab or click HERE
. Scroll down to view all submitted "green" ideas. If you see a particular idea you would like to vote for, click on it. To the side, you will see a green circle with a white heart. Click that button to vote. Once you have voted, you will be unable to vote for another idea until the next contest begins.
How do I win the prize?
The participant with the idea that has the most votes at the end of each contest will be the winner! Voting is done by a simple, secure, and transparent vote. Encourage your friends, family, coworkers, classmates, and anybody else you know to vote for your "green" idea! Just remember, every person must obtain a lifetime membership in order to vote and participate.
How long is the voting process?
Each contest will run for one month in duration. Each contest will begin at 12am EST on the first day of the month and end at 11:59pm EST on the last day of that same month.
If I win, how soon do I receive the prize?
The prize will be sent within 1-5 business days depending on the winner’s location.
Do you have any other questions or suggestions?