Refer A Friend

In partnership with TOPO Designs

If you’re reading this, you know the impact of the Tilting Futures community. Whether you’re interested in our program, know an alum, or are an alumni yourself, we’re grateful you’re here. We want to make sure those who know us best have the opportunity to share our experience with their friends.

Tilting Futures participants smiling and hugging outside of Cape Town TV
A Tilting Futures student smelling flowers

Help us build the next generation committed to social change by referring your friends.

You know the sort… curious, open-minded, motivated. We bet you know a few 😉. Remember, it’s not about referring the MOST, but about bringing together the BEST.

All of us together—
tilting the future

 We’re proud to partner with TOPO Designs, a brand that shares our commitment to intentional living and impactful adventures. Each month we’re raffling off a new bundle of TOPO’s thoughtfully crafted gear.

Refer a friend today to get in the running!

1 Friend Referred
1 raffle entry

1 Friend Applies
20 raffle entries


For each referral, you’ll earn raffle entries for a chance to win a bundle of gear, exclusively from TOPO Designs (value $600). 

New winners picked monthly! Entries roll-over month-to-month for maximum chances to win. 

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Every semester, there’s a large number of students who wouldn’t be there if it wasn’t for a friend referral. Maybe one of those students is you. It’s now your turn to help bring this opportunity to an ever-widening circle of young people around the world. PLUS! Referred friends will now be awarded a $100 Merit Scholarship if accepted into the program.

Rules & Requirements

All prize winners will be notified via email within 7 days of winning

You must submit referrals using the same email address throughout the program

You may not refer the same person more than once

You cannot be a staff member of Tilting Futures

The prizes must be redeemed by a person at least 18 years of age and can be redeemed by the referrer’s guardians if the winner is under the age of 18

Each referral will earn you 1 raffle entry, and each application submitted 20. The more entries collected, the more opportunities to win

Additional referrals or applications submitted will result in additional entries

All images are for illustration purposes only. Prizes shown are subject to availability. Each bundle has a $600 USD value


Students worldwide, post-high school to 21 years old, who are motivated, open-minded, and impact-driven.

We will send them an email with information about our program, inviting them to apply. They can opt out of receiving our emails at any time.

Yes, sharing this unique opportunity with your friends is easier than ever! With our form, you can refer up to 10 friends simultaneously.

There’s no deadline for submitting your referrals. However, you should keep in mind the program deadlines if your friends are interested in a specific semester.

By the end of each month, we will randomly select the winner of that month’s mystery bundle. Make sure you add to your contacts to be notified of our opportunities to win and more!

Yes! Your entries will roll over each month. You’ll receive monthly updates with the number of entries collected to date.

Yes. You can win more than once. Every month’s mystery bundle contains different gear from TOPO Designs.

First, congratulations! You will receive an email from us with a link to redeem your prize as soon as possible. All prizes won will be distributed through June 2024.

Don’t just adapt to the future—tilt it.



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