Deadline: 30 June 2017
Open to: young leaders, between the ages of 18 and 30 years
Award: five winners will each receive 98,000 USD
Applications for the 2018 Rolex Awards for Enterprise are now open. Five Rolex Awards will be offered to Young Leaders, between the ages of 18 and 30 years old, who have a ground-breaking proposal or initiative that will help to expand knowledge of our world and improve the quality of life on the planet.
Applications must be broadly in the areas of the environment, applied science and technology, or exploration.
The 2018 Rolex Awards for Enterprise are open to candidates who are between the ages of 18 and 30;
The application must be completed in English;
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Deadline: 16 June 2017
Open to: age groups between 14 and 17 years old and those between 18 and 21 years old
Prizes: 1000 USD for the winner of the 14-17 years old category / 2000 USD for the winner of the 18-21 years old category
The OWHC is proud to renew for a fourth time the International Video Production Competition entitled “My City: Our World Heritage”. This competition is intended for young people of two age groups: those between 14 and 17 years old and those between 18 and 21 years old. At the invitation of the cities that have registered, the young people will be called upon to produce a video of a maximum duration of five minutes on the... Read More »
Deadline: 13 February 2017
Open to: designers under the age of 30, coming from Europe, Asia and America
Award: EUR 10,000 and an internship
International design contest Best in Design, formerly known as Design Talent — one of the biggest design competitions in middle Europe — is currently open for entries for its 8th edition. This time the competition includes four categories – Product design, Industrial design, Fashion design and Communication design.
The grand announcement of the Best in Design winners will take place of the 28th of April 2017 in Zlín, Czech Republic as a part of Zlin Design Week.
The competition is looking for young designers and is trying to motivate them to become the best in the design world.
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Deadline: 6 March 2017
Open to: female students and experienced professionals across Europe, the Middle East and Africa
Award: EUR 2,000 (or equivalent in local currency) towards the cost of tuition, summer employment, volunteer work, research, an independent project/entrepreneurial venture, or anything else you wish to do with the money etc.
McKinsey passionately believes in developing outstanding female leaders. They have also published numerous acclaimed pieces that demonstrate the importance of women in leadership, including Women Matter and the Centered Leadership project. Now they would like to invite you to take the next step of your leadership journey.
Women just like you are needed:
Individuals who enjoy problem solving and creative thinking;
Women who thrive when working with other people;
Women who actively seek ways to maximize their own potential.
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Deadline: 31 January 2017
Open to: young people aged 18 to 38
Award: 1st prize – 600 USD; 2nd prize – 350 USD; 3rd prize – 200 USD
Lifesaver Essays announces its next Essay Writing Contest. Anyone coming from any country is welcomed to apply and here is no entry fee. One of the following topics should be chosen:
Impact of essay writing services on students – do they curb their growth or help them develop?
Unconventional but effective management practices to enhance workplace productivity
Can academic writing skills translate to employability skills in a corporate career?
How do you think education will change in the next 40 years?
Is face to face learning better than online learning?
Word count: The essay should be... Read More »
Deadline: 15 March 2017
Open to: all creative people around the world
Award: prize of EUR 10,000 and EUR 6,000 will also be awarded
Registration has opened for the 7th Jumpthegap Roca International Design Contest and all creative people around the world are invited to join. This edition of the competition is a very special as it coincides with Roca’s 100th Anniversary celebration (1917-2017).
Roca offers the opportunity to young designers or architects and design or architecture students to create and design innovative sustainable solutions for the bathroom and related products.
The competition is open to young applicants from every country in the world and has the following two competition categories:
Professional category: designers or architects born from 1 January 1982 onwards.
Student... Read More »
Deadline: 31 January 2017
Open to: all graphic designers and artists internationally
Awards: great prizes are to be quaranted
The objective of the International Reggae Poster Contest is to build awareness for positive Reggae music and to celebrate the global achievements of Reggae and its impact on the world. The term Reggae used by the contest encompasses all the popular Jamaican musical genres; Ska, Rocksteady, Roots Reggae, Dub, Dancehall and the unique Jamaican Soundsystem. The goal is simple: Create a poster about Reggae Music – the rest is up to your imagination. Feel free to explore themes of Reggae covering any one of the genres; Ska, Rocksteady, Roots Reggae, Dub, Dancehall and the unique Jamaican Soundsystem. Also explores do... Read More »
Deadline: 1 March 2017
Open to: students around the world
Award: USD 3,000
NASA Ames Research Center, San Jose State University, and the National Space Society (NSS) invite all students around the world up to 12th grade (18 years old) to participate in the 2017 edition of their annual Space Settlement Contest.
The National Space Society (NSS) invites all 2017 contest participants to attend the NSS 36th annual International Space Development Conference (ISDC) in St. Louis, USA, USA 25-29 May, 2017.
Submissions must relate to orbital settlements;
Designs, original research, essays, stories, models, artwork or any other orbital space settlement related materials may be submitted;
Settlements may not be on a planet or moon and must be permanent, relatively self-sufficient homes, not temporary... Read More »
Deadline: 3 January 2017
Open to: all individuals over the age of 18 or the age
Awards: 3 cash prize awards + first prize winner only– Grand Prize TRIP to either Wunstorf or Cologne, Germany
CT (computed tomography) imagery is some of the most informative imagery available for seeing into things that are difficult to open. But they’re also hard to transfer electronically because of their size, resulting in slow response times. CT image sizes are huge—in the gigabytes. In fact, one month’s worth of CT data collected at one facility would take 21 days to upload at current bitrates, making it difficult for experts to evaluate.
Submit your ideas for how to make CT images easier to store and... Read More »
Deadline: 31 January 2017 (regular deadline) / 28 February 2017 (late deadline)
Open to: international filmmakers and students of film schools
Awards: Best Film, Best Director, Audience Award/ ‘Jury Special Mention’ (up to 2 awards)
The Kiev International Short Film Festival will take place April 19 to 23, 2017 in Kiev, Ukraine. The festival is accepting short films (up to 30 minutes) that were finished after April 2015. Categories include fiction, documentary, animation or experimental. Any entries not in English must include English subtitles.
The festival develops a national and an international short film platform and aims to discover new filmmaking forms and methods in Ukraine and abroad. It is a meeting point for filmmakers, a source for inspiration and new knowledge... Read More »