World Habitat Awards Competition

Posted on August 1st, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Open to: any individual, organization or government who has an innovative and practical solution to housing needs and problems from any country of the world Award: a prize of 10,000 GBP and an award are given to two winners


Applications are now being accepted for the World Habitat Awards 2017-2018 competition, for practical, innovative and sustainable solutions to current housing issues worldwide. The World Habitat Awards were established in 1985 by the Building and Social Housing Foundation as part of its contribution to the United Nations International Year of Shelter for the Homeless.

The Building and Social Housing Foundation (BSHF) is an independent research organization that promotes sustainable development and innovation in housing through collaborative... Read More »

Annual Community Volunteer Scholarship Worth of USD 1,500

Posted on June 27th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: citizens of  Canada and United States Award: USD 1,500


Dealhack has announced a scholarship program to reward college or university student who demonstrates outstanding volunteer involvement in their community. The winner of our annual award will receive a USD 1,500 scholarship to use towards their tuition.

Eligibility Be enrolled full-time at a college or university in the USA or Canada for the 2017-2018 academic year; Be in good standing with their current academic institution; Exemplify outstanding community volunteer involvement; Have permission from a parent or legal guardian if they are under the age of 18. Award

The value of this scholarship is USD 1,500 or the CAD equivalent.

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In order to apply please fill the application. 


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Rewarded Essay Writing Contest 2017

Posted on June 23rd, 2017 in Contests1 Response »

Deadline: 20 October 2017 Open to: all high school students from anywhere in the world Award: monetary prizes of 500 USD, 350 USD and 150 USD


Write an essay of no more than 900 words on any of these 4 different topics: 

What life skills can students master while in college? Which three are the most important and why?; What do you see as the most pressing social issue we face? Why is it the most pressing?; Who inspires you? Why?; Provide three life goals you believe will be more achievable by obtaining your college degree.

The essay competition is organized by and the top three essays will be awarded with cash prize money.

Awards First Prize – 500 USD; Second Prize – 350 USD; Third Prize –... Read More »

Taipei International Design Award (TIDA) 2017

Posted on June 20th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 July 2017 Open to: designers from all over the world Award: a total prize fund of more than 95 000 USD


The Department of Economic Development (DOED) of the Taipei City Government has opened the 2017 Taipei International Design Award (TIDA) competition for registration.

This year sees the 10th anniversary of the Taipei International Design Award, Taipei City Government extends its invitation to designers from all over the world to join in and vie for the highest honor.

Entries can be submitted in three main categories:

Industrial Design; Visual Communication Design; Public Space Design.

The Taipei International Design Award serves as a creative design exchange platform to discover creative works with commercial potential.

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Cities For A Flying World – International Competition

Posted on June 19th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 October 2017 Open to: architects, engineers, planners, designers and experts from any discipline Award: 1st prize of 180,000 Russian ruble (approximately 3,000 EUR), 2nd prize of 120,000 Russian ruble and 3rd prize of 60,000 Russian ruble


HSE Graduate School of Urbanism is hosting its first international contest for students and young professionals, titled: Cities for a flying world. The competition promotes discussion and research, to generate insights and visions about the city to come, and to contribute to the development of flying technologies that will transform our environment in future.

The challenge is to design a project related to the future of cities when flying technologies are widespread. Humanity is trying to achieve new heights and transform... Read More »

UNFCCC’s Global Youth Video Competition 2017 in Bonn, Germany

Posted on June 2nd, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 August 2017 Open to: young people from 18 – 30 Venue: Bonn, Germany


Applications are open for “Global Youth Video Competition 2017” inviting entries for inspiring actions taken to combat climate change in a compelling and concise maximum three-minute video.

The competition is co-organized by the UNFCCC and the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme and implemented by Television for the Environment-tve.

The Global Youth Video competition is part of tvebiomovies. Now in its eighth year, tvebiomovies invites young people around the world to submit short creative films in a range of genres and online media, showing how we can live better, more comfortable lives without damaging the planet and reach the international targets known as the Sustainable Development... Read More »

Global Development Awards

Posted on May 26th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 July 2017 Opene to: researchers who are nationals of an eligible country Award: winners first prize 30,000 USD, second prize 10,000 USD, third prize 5,000 USD


The Global Development Awards Competition is an innovative award scheme launched by GDN with the generous support from the Ministry of Finance, Government of Japan. The Awards Competition recognizes excellence in policy-oriented research, supports research capacity development of researchers in developing countries and funds innovative social development projects benefiting marginalized groups in the developing world.

The competition is accepting submissions in two categories:

Japanese Award for Outstanding Research on Development (ORD): competitive research grant program that identifies and funds outstanding research proposals submitted by researchers from developing countries and transition economies. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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Regard sur mon voisin: Photography Artist Residency

Posted on May 12th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 May 2017 Open to: young photographers Award: exhibition in Podgorica, Montenegro


RYCO was inaugurated on the July 4th 2016 in Paris, during the Western Balkans Summit. It seeks to create friendship bonds among young nationals from its member states, in order to stimulate mutual acknowledgment, tolerance, and diversity.

A Call for candidatures will be launched in each participant country, in a partnership with art schools, French Institutes, Alliance Françaises, in order to select one young photographer in each country.

Eligibility Candidates must be amateur or professional photographers; Aged between 18 – 30 years old; Nationality: Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia; The artists must have their own photography equipment.  Benefits

This photographer will be invited to an 11-day residency (plus round trip) within one of the neighbor participant countries and to produce a... Read More »

Intercultural Innovation Award

Posted on May 11th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Open to: registered not-for-profit organization Awards: total amount of the prize pool is USD 100,500


Since 2011, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group have engaged in a historic partnership geared towards creating a new model for collaboration between the private sector and the UN system. Together, they have established the BMW Group Award for Intercultural Innovation, in support of the Alliance of Civilizations, under the auspices of the United Nations (otherwise known as The Intercultural Innovation Award), whose mandate is to select highly innovative grassroots projects that promote intercultural dialogue and understanding, making vital contributions to prosperity and peace.

Eligibility Organizations must be registered as a not-for-profit organization, such as a non-governmental organization, charitable... Read More »

Graphic Matters Poster Competition 2017: Shut Up Speak Up!

Posted on May 10th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 July 2017 Open to: designers around the world Benefits: five winners will receive a VIP experience including overnight stay and travel budget to attend the event


Graphic Matters is hosting its 2017 Poster Competition: Shut Up Speak Up! dedicated to visualizing outspoken opinions, freedom of expression and activism.

Graphic Matters (formerly known as Graphic Design Festival Breda) is a month-long gathering of graphic stories and visual activities that make you see the world differently.


All designers around the world are invited to show what they stand for and design posters.

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As a graphic designer, you play an important role in visualizing outspoken opinions. From what attitude you challenge your audience?

Are you an activist warning us for... Read More »