1st Latvia Ambassador 1day Students’ Competition 2019

1st Latvia Ambassador 1day Students’ Competition 2019 is the first of its kind essay competition, open for all Indian students studying in any board in India from grade 7 to 12. Students are invited to participate in the competition and express their views about the topic related to Latvia, explore relevant websites to find relevant information about the theme/topic and execute the best essay.

The winners of essay competition will be invited for reception dinner at residence of ambassador/ at embassy and will be accommodated at embassy for a day to explore, understand and learn real diplomatic skills.

Essay Topic:   My first 3 tasks, I would like to perform as a Latvian Ambassador to strengthen Latvia- India relations”

World Counts:  300-500 words

Eligibility:  Class 7 to 12 students

Awards:

  • 7 winners will be invited for reception dinner at embassy in Delhi
  • 7 winners will be accommodated at embassy for a day and perform the real task as diplomats, learn basic skills and duties of diplomats and learn about embassy’s work.
  • 7 winners will be felicitated with Latvian souvenir kit + Trophy + Book “Rapid Vedic Mathematics
  • Certificate of honour for all participating students.

Benefits for Students

  • ​Great opportunity to be at embassy and learn real skills of diplomats.
  • Certificate by embassy will add up in students’ academic ​& professional​ profile
  • Opportunity to meet ambassador and other diplomats at embassy to understand embassy’s and diplomats’ work
  • Opportunity to ameliorate knowledge, skill and understanding of geographical, political and general knowledge of the Latvia
  • Opportunity to experience Latvian culture and to learn about global culture
  • Opportunity to learn about diplomacy, international relations and foreign policy to ameliorate knowledge, understanding, skills and talent
  • Access and understand about cross border topics

For more information, visit https://latvia.ptglobaledu.com/competition

Korea-India Friendship Competition -2019

All India 7th Korea-India Friendship Essay Competition 2019


Junior Group : Class 6 to 9 (150-300 words)

Topic of Essay: “My favourite South Korean Person”

Senior Group :Class 10 to 12 (300 to 500 words)

Topic of Essay: “South Korea – my favorite destination”

Write an Essay on the topic mentioned above as per Junior / Senior Group

Send the Essay to: Korean Cultural Centre, 25-A, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Delhi 110024

​​Last Date: 09 August 2019

Prizes:

Junior Group (7 to 9)  Senior Group ( 10 to 12)
1st Prize – : Rs 20,000 Cash

2nd Prize – a : Rs 10,000 Cash

2nd Prize – b : Rs 10,000 Cash

3rd Prize – a : Rs 5,000 Cash

3rd Prize – b : Rs 5,000 Cash

3rd Prize – c : Rs 5,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (1) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (2) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (3) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (4) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (5) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (6) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (7) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (8) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (9) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (10) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (11) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (12) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (13) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (14) : Rs 1,000 Cash

​​Spl Prizes (15) : Rs 1,000 Cash

 

 

1st Prize – : Free Trip to Korea

2nd Prize – a : Free Trip to Korea

2nd Prize – b : Free Trip to Korea

3rd Prize – a : Rs 5,000 Cash

3rd Prize – b : Rs 5,000 Cash

3rd Prize – c : Rs 5,000 Cash

Spl Prizes (1) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (2) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (3) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (4) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (5) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (6) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (7) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (8) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (9) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (10) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (11) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (12) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (13) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (14) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​​Spl Prizes (15) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (16) : Rs 2,000 Cash

​Spl Prizes (17) : Rs 2,000 Cash

 

​​All India 2nd Korea-India Friendship Painting Competition 2019


Topic of Painting:

Topic is any one of the following three:

  1. South Korea – as I see it  (Technology, Beauty, Tourism, Sports, Culture etc)
  2. Legendary Indian Princess Huh Hwang-ok to Korea (Ayodhya, Queen Huh Memorial)
  3. Korea and India’s Independence Movement (March 1st Movement, 15th August – Liberation day)

Size of Painting:

  1. Minimum size of entry is A4 for Junior Group

(21.0 x 29.7cm or 8.27 x 11.69 inches)

2. Minimum size of entry is A3 for Senior Group

(29.7 x 42.0cm or 11.69 x 16.53 inches)

Prizes:

Junior Group (1 to 7)  Senior Group ( 8 to 12)
1st Prize                 :  Rs 10,000

2nd Prize (a)          : Rs 5,000

2nd Prize (b)          : Rs 5,000

3rd Prize (a)           : Rs 2,000

3rd Prize (b)           : Rs 2,000

3rd Prize (c)           :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (a)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (b)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (c)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (d)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (e)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (f)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (g)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (h)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (i)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (j)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (k)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (l)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (m)  :  Rs 1,000

Special Prizes (n)  :  Rs 1,000

1st Prize                  :  Free Trip to Korea

2nd Prize (a)          :  Free Trip to Korea

2nd Prize (b)          :  Free Trip to Korea

3rd Prize (a   )        :  Rs 5,000

3rd Prize (b)           :  Rs 5,000

3rd Prize (c)            :  Rs 5,000

Special Prizes (a)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (b)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (c)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (d)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (e)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (f)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (g)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (h)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (i)  :  Rs 2,000

Special Prizes (j)  :  Rs 2,000

 

 

 

 

Send the Painting to: Korean Cultural Centre, 25-A, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Delhi 110024

​​Last Date: 24 July  2019

1st Iran – India Friendship Students’ Competition 2019

1st Iran – India Friendship Students’ Competition 2019

[PAINTING COMPETITION]

Theme: “A place in Iran that I would like to visit”


Painting Competition


  • The Painting competition is open for Indian students studying in any board in India from class 7 to 12.

Eligibility


  •  Class 7 to 12 students

Competition is open until


  • 30th June 2019

Painting Specification


  • The painting must be original work of the participant.
  • Size – A3 size is minimum acceptable size (30 x 42cm or 12 x 18 inches)
  • Use any kind of thick paper for painting
  • Any kind of colouring can be used including but not limited to pencil colours, crayons, water colours, acrylic colours, oil colours, charcoal, paints, oil paints etc.

Certification


  • All participating students will be awarded with Certificate of Appreciation

Awards


Sr. No Winners Prizes
1 1st winner Souvenir from Iran
2 2nd winner Souvenir from Iran
3 3rd winner Souvenir from Iran
4 4th winner Souvenir from Iran
5 5th winner Souvenir from Iran
6 6th winner Souvenir from Iran
7 7th winner Souvenir from Iran
8 8th winner Souvenir from Iran
9 9th winner Souvenir from Iran
10 10th winner Souvenir from Iran
  • Top 10 winners will be displayed with their name and school name on website
  • Top 10 winners will be promoted on social media and national & International newspapers

 Participate in three easy steps 


  • REGISTER and get your Students Reference Number (SRN)
  • DRAW  a painting and write your SRN on back of it
  • POST  your entries to below address
Step 1
  • Register yourself online – CLICK HERE
  • Check Inbox for your Student Reference Number, If not received, check spam, open email, click on not spam, move email to inbox and save email to your address book.
  • Keep your Student Reference Number at  safe place and write Student Reference Number on the back of your Painting
Step 2 Participating through School

  • Submit your painting to your school
  • Don’t forget to write Students Reference Number(SRN) on backside of the painting

Participating through School

  • Post  your painting to following address
  • Don’t forget to write Students Reference Number(SRN) on backside of the painting
Step 3 Post  all your Painting on following Address:Cultural House of the I.R. of Iran-Mumbai

Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Building

3rd Floor, 7- Netaji Subhash Road,

Marine Drive, Mumbai- 400 002

Please ensure that entries are sent in a waterproof cover and hard cover and do not get damaged during transit.

Step 4
  • Check result once declared
  • Certificate  of participation –Download Certificate
  • Download link for certificate will be open from 15th July to 30th July 2019.

Terms and Conditions


  • Students have to send their own original work and must avoid copy from someone else work.
  • Decision of judges will be final and no review request will be entertained
  • On the back of Painting, student has to write his Student Reference Number (SRN). Don’t write any other particulars.
  • Paintings once submitted cannot be returned under any circumstances and solely belongs to organiser.
  • Don’t write your name, school name etc. on front /back of the painting
  • All entries must be submitted in stipulated time period until 30th June 2019.
  • Result will be declared on 15th July 2019 on this website.
  • Participation Certificates can be downloaded from 15th July 2019 and link will be available till 31st  July 2019, so all participants are requested to download certificates in stipulated time.
  • All received entries will be considered as organiser’s property and organiser reserves the right to use them any time in any medium and in any way
  • Kindly recheck your email ID twice before submitting your essays as Student Reference Number (SRN) will be sent to your registered email id. Please keep your SRN handy and in safe place so on the day of result using Students Reference Number (SRN) you can download your certificate.
  • If not received your Student Reference Number in inbox, kindly check spam mail and save email address in your address book for future updating.

Places you love to explore


  1. Tomb of Hafez
  2. Azadi Tower
  3. Amir Chakhmaq Complex
  4. Khaju Bridge
  5. Ali Qapu
  6. Tomb of Ferdowsi
  7. Si-o-She-Pol
  8. Persepolis, Shiraz
  9. Naghsh-e-Jahan
  10. Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque
  11. Imam Reza shrine
  12. Fatima Masumeh Shrine
  13. Eram Garden, Shiraz
  14. Chehel Sotoun

Certificates for School Principal & Teachers


  • Certificate for all participating schools’ principal, vice principal, coordinator and art teacher
  • Register for Unique Reference Number :  CLICK HERE
  • Download Certificate : CLICK HERE

Essay Competition on SDGs- Achieve #ZeroHunger

What is my duty to achieve  #ZeroHunger by 2030?

SQUIRRELMASTER’s 

BIGGEST ESSAY COMPETITION ON #SDGs

Goal No. 2 # ZeroHunger

SQURRELMASTER.co.in in is organizing the biggest Essay Competition on SDGs #ZeroHunger to cerebrate Word Food Day

Interested students from grade 7 to university level can access information about the topic, organise their essay and submit online from 16th Oct 2018. 

Objective of Competition:

  • Students can understand about UN’s sustainable global goals and contribute themselves by exploring the topics, accessing information and use the knowledge and understanding in real life in society.
  • Through essay competition student can understand the value of food and how people are affected without food and measurements can be taken to achieve ZeroHunger.

The competition is open for all students studying in India from class 7 to university level. Foreign national students can participate if they study in India.

Participation Fee:  No Participation of fee

Competition will open:  16th October 2018 to 25th October 2018.

Theme:  What is my duty to achieve  #ZeroHunger by 2030?

Word Counts:

  • Junior Group (for Class 7 to 9) : 150-300 words
  • Senior Group ( Class 10 to 12) :300 to 500 words
  • College/University students: 500 to 700 words

Prizes:

  • Certificate of Participation for all participants
  • 3 winning essay will be selected in each category
  • 3 winners in each category will be highlighted with their name, photo and country on SQUIRRELMASTER.co.in website
  • Top 3 winners will be promoted on social Media and on SQUIRRELMASTER.co.in website
  • Top 25 students in junior and senior category will get free 1 year subscription of “The Positive“- The Highly Resourceful Newsletter. 

For more information and participate in competition :  Click Here

RESULTS- KOREA- INDIA FRIENDSHIP ESSAY COMPETITION

1st Latvia Ambassador 1day Students’ Competition 2019 is the first of its kind essay competition, open for all Indian students studying in any board in India from grade 7 to 12. Students are invited to participate in the competition and express their views about the topic related to Latvia, explore relevant websites to find relevant information about the theme/topic and execute the best essay.

The winners of essay competition will be invited for reception dinner at residence of ambassador/ at embassy and will be accommodated at embassy for a day to explore, understand and learn real diplomatic skills.

Essay Topic:   My first 3 tasks, I would like to perform as a Latvian Ambassador to strengthen Latvia- India relations”

Word Counts:  300-500 words

Eligibility:  Class 7 to 12 students

Awards:

  • 7 winners will be accommodated at embassy for a day and perform the real task as diplomats, learn basic skills and duties of diplomats and learn about embassy’s work.
  • 7 winners will be invited for reception dinner at embassy in Delhi
  • 7 winners will be felicitated with Latvian souvenir kit + Trophy + Book “Rapid Vedic Mathematics
  • Certificate of honour for all participating students.

Benefits for Students

  • ​Great opportunity to be at embassy and learn real skills of diplomats.
  • Certificate by embassy will add up in students’ academic ​& professional​ profile
  • Opportunity to meet ambassador and other diplomats at embassy to understand embassy’s and diplomats’ work
  • Opportunity to ameliorate knowledge, skill and understanding of geographical, political and general knowledge of the Latvia
  • Opportunity to experience Latvian culture and to learn about global culture
  • Opportunity to learn about diplomacy, international relations and foreign policy to ameliorate knowledge, understanding, skills & talent and for MUN like programs
  • Access and understand about cross border topics

Participation Fee:  Rs. 150/Student

Competition is open:  Midnight (IST) until 15th October 2019

Visit – www.latvia.ptglobaledu.com/competition to participate in the competition.

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RESULTS- KOREA- INDIA FRIENDSHIP ESSAY COMPETITION

SENIOR GROUP WINNERS 

First Prize (Free Trip to South Korea) Aakritie Raj DAV Public School, Faridabad
Second Prize – a (Free Trip to South Korea) Sukhmani Kaur Riar Army Public School, Ahmedabad
Second Prize- b (Free Trip to South Korea) Yanshi Vaish Puranchandra Vidyaniketan, Barra, Kanpur
Third Prize- a (Rs 5,000 Cash) Muskaan Kapur DAV Public School, Faridabad
Third Prize -b (Rs 5,000 Cash) Pratishtha Gupta DAV Public School, Faridabad
Third Prize – c (Rs 5,000 Cash) Vishakha Bhaurao Patange S.B.E.S. College of Science (Jr), Aurangabad
Special Prize  (Rs 2,000)

 

Anshika Singh DAV Public School, Faridabad
Aakash S. Hurkat Bhavan’s Girdhardas Mohota Vidya Mandir, Hinganghat
Manideepika Yallabandi Delhi Public School, Vijayawada
Khushboo Madaan KIIT World School, Pitampura
Akshit Gandotra Apeejay School, Sec-15, Faridabad
Aryan Mathur Amity International School, Mayur Vihar
Rhea Suri Amity International School, Mayur Vihar
Bhavesh Hemant Vasnani Anand Niketan, Maninagar, Ahmedabad
Samriddhi V. Walia Delhi Public School, Maruti Kunj
Vishwas Kishor Rathore Gail D.A.V. Public School, Dibiyapur
Meera Nair Kendriya Vidhyalaya, Pattom,
Sruti Aich Delhi Public School, NTPC Farakka
Lalhruaitluanga Christ Senior Secondary School, Nongsder
Viraaj Kumar Kulshreshtha PSBB Senior Secondary School, Nungambakkam
Prithika Dasgupta Amity International School, Mayur Vihar
Masum Pawan Dutt Anand Niketan, Maninagar, Ahmedabad
Harsh Sahay Delhi Public School Megacity, Kolkata

JUNIOR GROUP WINNERS

First Prize (Rs 20,000 Cash) ; Student Name: Meher Kohli ; School Name: Birla Vidya Niketan, Pushp Vihar, New Delhi

Second Prize – a (Rs 10,000 Cash) ; Student Name: Vishakha Singla ; School Name: Mata Jai Kaur Public School, Ashok Vihar, New Delhi

Second Prize – b (Rs 10,000 Cash); Student Name: Smera Rawal ; School Name: Modern Delhi Public School, Sec-87, Greater Faridabad

Third Prize -a  (Rs 5,000 Cash) ; Student Name: Hridhima Dabhade ; School Name: Little Flower School, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand

Third Prize – b (Rs 5,000 Cash) ; Student Name: Samridhi Singh ; School Name: Delhi Public School, Jammu

Third Prize – c (Rs 5,000 Cash) : Student Name: Ojasvi Goyal ; School Name: Modern Delhi Public School, Sec 87, Greater Faridabad

Special Prize (Rs 1,000 Cash) D.T. Taarini Little Flower School, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand
Sreeja Rashmitha.D Delhi Public School, Nidamanuru, Vijayawada
Ovya Bhatnagar Modern Delhi Public School, Sec 87, Greater Faridabad
Ritambhara Pratik Trivedi Delhi Public School, Surat
Siddhi Gupta Delhi Public School, Siddharth Vihar, Ghaziabad
Pragun Garg St. Marys’ Academy, Cariappa Street, Meerut Cant
Samaira Shah The Cathedral  And John Common School, Mumbai
Saanchi Mehra Ryan International School, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
Mahima Pal Modern Delhi Public School, Sec 87, Greater Faridabad
Vidushi Tankha Amity International School, Mayur Vihar, New Delhi
Samarth Sharma St. Marys’ Academy, Cariappa Street, Meerut Cant
Priyali Bathla Modern Delhi Public School, Sec 87, Greater Faridabad
Shambhavi Sinha Sacred Heart Senior Secondary School, Sector 26, Chandigarh
Oindri Mandal Delhi Public School, New Town, Kolkata
Aidan Martin St. Marys’ Academy, Cariappa Street, Meerut Cant

 Certificates : All Participant will get certificate of Honour. 

Scholarship of Ministry of Education- Govt of Singapore

SIA Youth Scholarship for Class X Passed Students


Application for the AY2019 SIA Youth Scholarship is now open.

Submit your application via our online application system at https://www.moe.gov.sg/admissions/scholarships/sia from 18 Jun to 29 Jul 2018 (7.30pm India Time).

If you encounter difficulties with your online application, you may contact Customer Service Centre at +65 6872 2220 or contact@moe.gov.sg

 

 

A*STAR Youth Scholarship for Class VIII Passed Students


Application for the AY2019 A*STAR Youth Scholarship is now open.

Submit your application via our online application system at https://www.moe.gov.sg/admissions/scholarships/astar from 18 Jun to 29 Jul 2018 (7.30pm India Time).

If you encounter difficulties with your online application, you may contact Customer Service Centre at +65 6872 2220 or contact@moe.gov.sg

All India 6th Korea India Friendship Essay Competition 2018

All India 6th Korea India Friendship Essay Competition 2018

ESSAY TOPICS:

Junior Group (Class 7 – 9):

  • “Why South Korea is my Favourite Country?”
  • 150 to 300 words

Senior Group (Class 10 – 12):

  • “Why I want to become an Indian Ambassador to South Korea?”
  • 300 to 500 words

PRIZES

Junior Group              :  Class 7 to 9

1st Prize-                     : Rs 20,000 Cash
2nd Prize- a & b         : Rs 10,000 Cash
3rd Prize- a, b & c     : Rs 5,000 Cash
Special Prize (1) to (15)       : Rs. 1000 cash

Senior Group             :  Class 10 to 12

1st Prize-                    : Free Trip to Korea
2nd Prize- a & b        : Free Trip to Korea
3rd Prize- a, b & c     : Rs 5,000 Cash
Special Prize (1)  to (17 )    : Rs. 1000 cash

Essay form : Essay-Form

Write essay and Email : ptglobaledu@gmail.com

Sample reading material :

WHY-SOUTH-KOREA-IS-MY-FAVOURITE-COUNTRY

WHY-I-WANT-TO-BECOME-AN-INDIAN-AMBASSADOR-TO-SOUTH-KOREA

INSTRUCTIONS

  • Essay must be Handwritten or typed in English
  • Decision of judges will be final & no review request will be entertained
  • Travel will be paid to winners for participation in Award Ceremony in Delhi
  • Travel paid for top 3 winners. Only for Winners outside Delhi NCR
  • Maximum Rs 10,000 for Air Fare & Rs 5,000 for Train Fare on presenting the actual ticket
  • Entries are property of organizers and are non-returnable
  • Prizes are NOT encashable and NOT transferable
  • Travel to Korea will be subject to Government procedures
  • Free Trip to Korea for winners will be of 5 Nights/​6 days

 

CLICK! JAPAN PHOTO CONTEST 2018

Calling entries for the
CLICK! JAPAN PHOTO CONTEST 2018
Get a chance to win a CANON CAMERA

Theme: What you were impressed by/amazed with/marvelled at/ in Japan

(Please select any one theme for your entry.)

The Embassy of Japan and the Japan Foundation, New Delhi, are pleased to announce that the CLICK! JAPAN PHOTO CONTEST 2018 will be held this year, again.

Selected photos will be displayed in a photo exhibition at the Japan Foundation, located at 5A, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar-IV, New Delhi, from the 1st to 30th of August 2018.

Winners of 10 outstanding works will be invited to the Ambassador’s residence for the prize ceremony, and all winners will be given awards (photo album of the winners’ works).

Guideline: 
  • This contest is open to residents of India, who have stayed in Japan for any duration between July 2017 and June 2018. The photo(s) must be the original works of the participant, and taken in Japan within the period mentioned above.
  • Submission of photos and application form: Send your photos and scanned application form to dl.india@nd.mofa.go.jp with the subject of email “Photo Contest”.
  • Starting & deadline of submission of entries: 20th April 2018 to 5:00 PM, 6 th July, 2018
  • Entries are being accepted from 20th April to 6th July 2018.

Among those 10 winners, top three will be given special awards: Canon Cameras!

For more information:  CLICK HERE

2018 Art Contest

Youth from around the World are invited to submit their artwork to 

The 21st Annual Peace Pals International

 Art Exhibition and Awards

2018 Theme and Message: Living Peace What does Living Peace Mean to You?

This year our theme is co-created with Living Peace International, which was founded in Egypt in 2011, by Carlos Palma. Living Peace International promotes the affirmation of a culture of peace, the only one who can respect and respond to the real and deep questions of each and every one, in the journey towards universal friendship.

The artwork should be drawn and painted to express your life as a person who is Living Peace daily in your life and what Living Peace means to you. Living Peace is a way of life in which we respect and love each other even though we are different.  The artwork must include the Universal Message of Peace “May Peace Prevail On Earth”

 Rules and Guidelines

Artwork

  • Size: Horizontal or Vertical design
  • 5” inches x 7” inches  (12.7 cm x 17.7 cm)
  • All art must be hand drawn, sketched or painted on paper or cardboard. You can upload your artwork or send by postal mail when it is finished.
  • Artwork must follow the theme “Living Peace” and include the words “May Peace Prevail On Earth”
  • Your artwork must include the message, “May Peace Prevail On Earth” in English and/or your Native Language. All drawings must be done by children, including the writing of May Peace Prevail On Earth.  
  • Submitted Artwork must be done by the artist.

Deadline to receive artwork is June 30, 2018

For more information & submission : CLICK HERE

International Essay Contest for Young People

This annual essay contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, creativity and initiative of the world’s youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world.

*This program is an activity within the framework of the UNESCO Global Action Programme (GAP) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD).

Theme: “The Change I Want to Make”

What is the one thing you would like to change the most to make your school, workplace, community, country or the world a better place? How would you bring about that change? Please share your concrete ideas.

Essays may be submitted by anyone up to 25 years old (as of June 15, 2018) in one of the following age categories: a) Children (ages up to 14) b) Youth (ages 15 – 25)

Essays must be 700 words or less in English, French, Spanish or German, or 1600 characters or less in Japanese, excluding essay title and cover page. Essays may be typed or printed.

Deadline: Entries must be received by June 15, 2018 (23:59 your local time).

Awards:

The following awards will be given in the Children’s category and Youth category respectively:

1st Prize: Certificate, prize of 100,000 Yen (approx. US$900 as of February 2018) and gift … 1 entrant

2nd Prize: Certificate, prize of 50,000 Yen (approx. US$450 as of February 2018) and gift … 2 entrants

3rd Prize: Certificate and gift … 5 entrants

Honorable Mention: Certificate and gift … 25 entrants

For More Information & Essay Submission: CLICK HERE