top of page

CREATORS of
TOMORROW
Ages 16-21

Creators of Tomorrow is a website creation challenge designed to equip young innovators (ages 16-21) with future-ready skills, entrepreneurial mindsets, and professional tools to be the trailblazers of tomorrow.


How will you create the Tomorrow you want to live in?

ABOUT

Creators of Tomorrow is a website creation challenge designed to equip young innovators (ages 16-21) with future-ready skills, entrepreneurial mindsets, and professional tools to be the trailblazers of tomorrow. 


How will you create the Tomorrow you want to live in?

Young innovators will build a real-world project in one of four impact spaces: Sustainable Well Being, Lifelong Learning, Equitable Futures, or Climate Action, while learning the ins and outs of website creation in an online workshop series. Then, they will submit their project for a chance of winning a prize. Select website submissions will be accepted into an exclusive Mentorship Cohort, where youth will advance their ideas and designs with support from Wix mentors and participate in the challenge finals.

CHALLENGE TIMELINE

Feb - May, 2024

1

LEARN AND CREATE

February - April 1, 2024

The Challenge begins with an online workshop series run by Wix experts that covers everything from designing a website to creating a robust marketing plan. The workshops are open to all, and youth will build an impact project website along the way.

2

SUBMISSION

April 1, 2024

Young learners will submit an impact project website to be considered for participation in the Challenge Mentorship Cohort.

3

MENTORSHIP COHORT

April 15 - May 13 , 2024

Students selected for the Challenge Mentorship Cohort will work with Wix mentors to polish their ideas and enhance their final websites. 

4

CHALLENGE FINALS

May 23, 2024

This lively online event will celebrate the Creators of Tomorrow Challenge participants, and announce the winning teams and prizes from the Mentorship Cohort.

SUBMISSIONS WILL BE

OPEN ON February, 2024

  • What’s the difference between Tomorrow Classroom and Creators of Tomorrow?
    The biggest difference is age groups and learning methods. Tomorrow Classroom is created for students ages 13-18 in in-school learning environments. Tomorrow Classroom courses are teacher-led, and requires a teacher to sign up students to use the platform, where students will explore a student-friendly version of the Wix Editor that is consistent with FERPA regulations. Tomorrow Classroom students are most often creating their first website, or beginning to learn about web design, creation, and development (though learners of all kinds are welcome!). Creators of Tomorrow is designed for ages 16-21, where learners can participate in self-paced workshops to learn about the Wix Editor and Wix Products. Creators of Tomorrow participants are invited to submit a project to participate in the Creators of Tomorrow Challenge.
  • Is there a cost associated with Wix Tomorrow?
    Wix Tomorrow is completely free for learners to use and participate. Though not required, Creators of Tomorrow students may choose to upgrade their websites to access Premium features. Tomorrow Classroom utilizes the free tier of Wix sites, and students do not have access to upgrading to paid Premium accounts.
  • What can learners build with Wix Tomorrow?
    Tomorrow Classroom students most often build portfolio sites, special interest sites, final project and capstone sites, and everything in-between! Creators of Tomorrow students learn how to build a robust social impact site powered by Wix business and marketing tools.
  • Who can participate in Wix Tomorrow?
    Wix Tomorrow is designed for students ages 13-21: Tomorrow Classroom is intended for Educators teaching web creation to middle school or high school students in the U.S., Canada, or the UK. Creators of Tomorrow learners are either learning on their own, with the guidance of a guardian, and/or in informal learning environments.
  • What topics are covered in Wix Tomorrow?
    Tomorrow Classroom courses cover the basics of the Wix editor, UX principles, visual design principles, and coding with Velo. Creators of Tomorrow covers basic and advanced web creation principles, as well as using Wix business and marketing solutions.
  • What are the Technical Requirements to participate?
    Students and teachers will need access to a computer (not a mobile device) with an updated Chrome browser which can be downloaded here, and an internet connection.
  • Does Wix Tomorrow offer discounted Premium Plans?
    Wix Tomorrow does not offer discounted Premium Plans for students, and you do not need to use a Wix Premium Plan to participate in the Challenge. If you are a University student, you can learn more about student discounts here.
  • How do I sign up?
    First, make sure you are eligible to participate. Then, fill out Sign Up form and submit it. Once you're approved, you'll get an email with next steps on how to create your account.
  • Which standards are covered by the curriculum?
    The Wix Tomorrow Classroom curriculum is aligned with ISTE standards for students and has been awarded the ISTE Seal of Alignment. The Web Development curriculum is also aligned with CSTA and CSforAll standards.
  • Is the platform aligned with FERPA regulations?
    Yes. We take the privacy of your students seriously and that’s why we have made sure that our education platform and curriculum meet FERPA regulations. Additionally, all student work can be moderated by the teacher, and students will be working with a specialized version of the Wix Editor, which helps keep them safe.
  • What topics are covered in the courses?
    Wix Tomorrow Classroom offers four courses: Intro to Wix and the Web, Web Creation, Web Design, and Web Development. In the first course, Intro to Wix and the Web, students learn how to build simple sites, personalize images, text, layout, and more. In Web Creation, students will explore User Experience processes like research, website structure planning, content creation, and testing. With the Web Design course, students will explore topics like color theory, typography, layout, branding and inclusive design. In Web Development, students learn how to take their websites to the next level with Velo, Wix’s JavaScript-based coding platform.
  • Are there any prerequisites?
    No prior knowledge is assumed. The courses in Tomorrow Classroom are designed so that anyone can teach and learn website creation with Wix.
  • What do the courses cost?
    Nothing. Wix Tomorrow Classroom is free.
  • What are the technical requirements for students?
    Students and educators will need access to: A computer (not a mobile device or tablet) with an updated Chrome browser which can be downloaded here. An internet connection.
  • Who is eligible to use Wix Tomorrow Classroom?
    Educators teaching at schools or learning environments in the U.S., Canada, or UK can use Wix Tomorrow Classroom with students ages 13+. Educators and students must have access to computers (rather than tablets) to use the platform.
  • Who is Wix Tomorrow Classroom for?
    The Tomorrow Classroom platform is intended for educators teaching website creation, design, and development to students ages 13+ in the U.S., Canada, or the UK.
  • Where can I read and learn more about the platform?
    Visit our help center for more information. For specific questions and troubleshoots, feel free to contact us.
  • Do I have to participate in the workshops to be part of the Challenge?
    No! Participants in the Workshop Series are not required to submit a project to be considered for The Challenge (though we’d love to see your ideas!).
  • How do I submit a Challenge idea?
    Submissions will open in February, 2024. Stay tuned for more information on how to submit an idea then!
  • Are there technical requirements for participation?
    Yes; participants in the workshop must have access to a computer and an internet connection that allows streaming and video playback. To participate in the Challenge and/or build a site, participants will need access to a computer (not a tablet) with an updated Chrome browser which can be downloaded here.
  • How does Creators of Tomorrow work?
    The Creators of Tomorrow experience begins with a workshop series led by Wix professionals. You can choose among a series of pre-recorded workshops to get inspired and learn real, marketable skills for creating, managing, and growing your ideas. The workshops are designed to prepare you to submit an impact website to The Challenge. The Challenge is an exclusive hands-on creation challenge where you will build a website with Wix in one of four impact spaces: Sustainable Well Being, Lifelong Learning, Equitable Futures, or Climate Action. All websites should center around creating real-world impact in your local communities. A select number of website submissions will be accepted to participate in a Mentorship Camp, where you will advance your ideas and website designs under the guidance of Wix professionals. At the end of the cohort, you will be invited to present your website to a panel of judges for a chance of winning a prize.
  • Who can participate in Creators of Tomorrow?
    Creators of Tomorrow is designed for young learners, about ages 16-21, and is open to youth from many countries. Anyone can participate in the Workshop Series and submit a website, but participation in the Mentorship Camp is invitation-only. No prior experience with website creation is required.
  • What will I learn in the workshops?
    Creators of Tomorrow covers basic and advanced web creation principles, as well as using Wix business and marketing solutions. You’ll learn everything from building a website from scratch, to the latest design trends, to making your website engaging, to adding robust solutions to grow and manage your ideas. Along the way, we’ll cover 21st century skills like design thinking, communication, inclusive & equitable design, leadership and entrepreneurial skills, and more. We’ll also hear from experts in the field with chances to ask questions and get inspired by their stories and work.
  • What kinds of website ideas will be considered for submission to the Challenge?
    We are looking for websites that address solutions within one of four impact spaces: Sustainable Well Being, Lifelong Learning, Equitable Futures, or Climate Action. Your ideas must include a real-world; we want you to not just dream, but to bring your ideas to life too! Your website itself can be the solution itself (example: a website with learning resources), a hub for a solution (example: a website where you can sign up for in-person community events). Submissions do not need to be polished, but should give us a clear sense of your ideas.
  • Do you provide learning accommodations?
    All videos will include closed captioning. Inclusion and access is important to us; if you are in need of an accommodation that we do not provide, please reach out!
  • Is there a cost?
    No! Creators of the Future is a free experience for all.

FAQS

Who can participate in Creators of Tomorrow?

Creators of Tomorrow is designed for young learners, ages 16-21, and is open to youth from many countries. see the full contest rules here.


Anyone can participate in the Workshop Series and submit a website, but participation in the Mentorship Cohort is invitation-only. No prior experience with website creation is required. 

What will I learn in the workshops?

Creators of Tomorrow covers basic and advanced web creation principles, as well as using Wix business and marketing solutions. You’ll learn everything from building a website from scratch, to the latest design trends, to making your website engaging, to adding robust solutions to grow and manage your ideas. Along the way, we’ll cover 21st century skills like design thinking, communication, inclusive & equitable design, leadership and entrepreneurial skills, and more. We’ll also hear from experts in the field with chances to ask questions and get inspired by their stories and work.

Do I have to participate in the workshops to be part of the Challenge?

No! Participants in the Workshop Series are not required to submit a project to The Challenge (though we’d love to see your ideas!).

How do I submit a site to the Challenge?

Submissions are open, go the submission page to submit your website.

What kinds of website ideas will be considered for submission to the Challenge?

We are looking for websites that address solutions within one of four impact spaces: Sustainable Well Being, Lifelong Learning, Equitable Futures, or Climate Action. Your ideas must include a real-world idea; we want you to not just dream, but to bring your ideas to life too! Your website itself can be the solution itself (example: a website with learning resources), a hub for a solution (example: a website where you can sign up for in-person community events). Submissions do not need to be polished, but should give us a clear sense of your ideas.

Is there a cost?

No! Creators of Tomorrow is a free experience for all.

Are there technical requirements for participation?

Yes; participants in the workshop must have access to a computer and an internet connection that allows streaming and video playback. To participate in the Challenge and/or build a site, participants will need access to a computer (not a tablet) with an updated Chrome browser which can be downloaded here.

Do you provide learning accommodations?

All videos include closed captioning and a transcript. Inclusion and access is important to us; if you are in need of an accommodation that we do not provide, please reach out!

How does Creators of Tomorrow work?

The Creators of Tomorrow experience begins with a workshop series for you to level up your web creation knowledge, get inspired, and learn industry-level skills. Your learning journey is up to you — you can watch as much of these videos as you’d like and learn at your own pace. The workshops are designed to prepare you to submit an impact website to The Challenge.


The Challenge is an exclusive hands-on creation challenge where you will build a website with Wix in one of four impact spaces: Sustainable Well Being, Lifelong Learning, Equitable Futures, or Climate Action. All websites should center around creating real-world impact in your local communities.


A select number of website submissions will be accepted to participate in a Mentorship Camp, where you will advance your ideas and website designs under the guidance of Wix professionals. At the end of the cohort, you will be invited to present your website to a panel of judges for a chance of winning a $2000 prize.

Sign Me Up

*By submitting this registration, I acknowledge that I have read the Wix Privacy Policy (wix.com/about/privacy)`

*By submitting this registration, I acknowledge that I have read the Wix Privacy Policy

STAY IN

The LOOP

KEEP IN TOUCH FOR FUTURE WORKSHOPS, EVENTS, AND ANNOUNCEMENTS.

bottom of page