Ambition Accelerator Nomination Form

The Taco Bell Foundation and Ashoka are joining forces to accelerate young innovators' most ambitious social impact ideas through the Taco Bell Foundation Ambition Accelerator funded by Yum!’s Unlocking Opportunity Initiative. 

Do you know a young person who has an idea or initiative to create positive social change? We're accepting nominations of U.S., US Territories, and India Residents, ages 16-26, with an idea or initiative to enact change in their communities or the world. If you know someone with a game-changing idea, or who already has a venture in the works, nominate them today and the Ashoka Team will reach out to them on your behalf!


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Ashoka will store and use the Media and Recordings for informative, promotional, and institutional purposes. The Media and Recordings will be processed with your consent as the legal basis for the purposes outlined above and deleted when they become irrelevant for such purposes. The recipients may include press or media organizations, non-profit organizations, Ashoka’s existing or potential members and supporters, and the public.

The Media and Recordings will be transferred throughout Ashoka, which means they might be transferred to countries that do not provide the same privacy protections as your home country. You may revoke your authorization and consent at any time with an email to or a written communication to 1700 North Moore Street, Suite 2000, Arlington, Virginia 22209-1939, United States. Your personal data will be processed in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations and Ashoka’s Privacy Policy, available at

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You also understand that you may end up in some Event background or group Media and Recordings even if you opt out of the form. If this concerns you, please reach out to the event staff to coordinate.

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Optional Additional Fields - DO NOT DELETE
The fields below can be dragged up and used in your form if helpful

Else they can be left alone and will remain hidden.

Do not repurpose these fields for unrelated / new purposes - create a new field instead!

These fields are already 'mapped' to the corresponding fields on the campaign member in salesforce which makes everything easier and faster.  

this maps to text 255 field on campaign member. MUST update the mapping to ensure mapped values are concise else could error.
if you delete these fields, things will break, and you may need to rebuild your form. 

dont say we didnt warn you!
Required Fields
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Optional Fields - Required For Confirmation Email
dotmailer campaigns used for confirmation must be set as triggered campaigns, and must not contain social share / forward links (and a few other types).  See here for more details.

internal note - if user wants to include response in dotmailer notification, we need to modify the connectors manually at present.  can use this email address book id for testing : 2362852
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this URL is used to complete the double opt in process.   
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