BBVA Open Talent Ideas Challenge

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

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: no restrictions Award: EUR 10,000 in prize money


In a challenging environment of low interest rates, what business models for financial solutions could make sense for both banks and customers?

Come up with innovative ideas and solutions of what a mutually beneficial banking business model would look like; one that creates opportunities for our customers while remaining profitable, considering the climate of low interest rates.

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On May 12th the 10 finalists will be announced and invited to enjoy a two-day session in Madrid. They will be invited to the BBVA headquarters in Madrid, where they will have the opportunity to present their idea to a committee of BBVA experts and discuss the... Read More »

CIMBA MBA Leadership Challenge

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 May 2017 Open to: university graduates Award: one of several major scholarships for up to USD 10,000 to attend the University of Iowa’s CIMBA full-time MBA program


CIMBA MBA Leadership Challenge offers you to win a scholarship for up to USD10,000 to attend the University of Iowa’s CIMBA international, a leadership focused full-time MBA program!

Take the next step with a one-year MBA taught in the north-east of Italy with the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business. With a genuine focus on personal growth and leadership development, the Tippie College of Business is known for its high-level of instruction by top U.S. professors, giving you an internationally recognized degree from a world-class institution.

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Smart Villages Photography Competition

Posted on March 17th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: everyone, regardless of nationality, background, age and experience Prize: USD 2000 for the overall winner


This competition focuses on how energy access changes the life of rural communities around the world, and the concept of “Smartness” i.e., not just provision of off-grid energy to villages, but how that energy is being used in productive, innovative, and even entrepreneurial ways to achieve sustainable development outcomes for the individuals and communities concerned.

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Everyone, regardless of nationality, background, age and experience, is welcome to participate and submit up to 3 photographs.

Prizes USD 2000 for the overall winner; USD 1000 for the runner-up; Two USD 500 prizes for each of the four categories.

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Procter and Gamble CEO Challenge 2017

Posted on March 7th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 May 2017 Open to: students in their 3rd year of Bachelor studies (2nd year for Romania) or any year of Master studies with good English knowledge Benefits: chance to participate at the final step of the challenge in Geneva, Switzerland


If you think you’ve got what it takes to set out a high-level strategy for a billion-dollar brand, test your business knowledge on the CEO Challenge. Sign up to the competition and play the part of a P&G manager, undertaking in-depth business case studies and producing winning solutions to advance your career. Navigate your way through and, as well as getting valuable exposure to senior P&G people, you could see yourself jetting to Geneva and Boston. What’s more, impress the judges and you... Read More »

UNESCO Global Youth Video and Photo Contest

Posted on March 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 12 March 2017 Open to: ages between 21 and 30 years old, then you are eligible to participate Prize: one mini iPad, conference invitation with travel and accommodation paid by UNESCO


What would your life be like if you were somebody else? Have you ever imagined stepping into someone else’s shoes? What if that person was living next door? How would you feel? How would you react to a given situation? Through this contest, you can choose who you would like to be: you can decide to be anyone from your prime minister to your next door baker, and this only with a simple camera. “If I were…” invites you to experiment with somebody else’s life through a video (1-minute maximum) or a great... Read More »

Tell Us the + of Your Erasmus+!

Posted on March 2nd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 April 2017 Open to: individuals and organisations who have participated in the Erasmus+ programme or its predecessors Prize: 100 and 600 EUR travel vouchers


To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Erasmus+, the European Commission has launched the ERASMUS+ 30 Years Story Competition.

The competition is open to individuals and organisations who have participated in the Erasmus+ programme or its predecessors, including Erasmus activities since 1987, as well as SOCRATES, SOCRATES II, Leonardo da Vinci, Comenius, Grundtvig, Lifelong Learning Programme, Erasmus Mundus, Tempus, Youth in Action.

Eligibility Whether you studied, did a traineeship, went on a youth exchange, volunteered, got teacher/youth worker/sports coach training, or undertook any other activity with Erasmus+ funding in the past 30 years, this competition is for you! Prize (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||... Read More »

Poster For Tomorrow 2017 Freedom Of Movement

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

Deadline: 10 July 2017 Open to: previously unpublished poster designs in the portrait (vertical) format and designers are encouraged to express themselves freely in their mother tongue Award: the best 100 posters will become part of a worldwide exhibition


The Poster for Tomorrow 2017 poster design competition was recently announced and themed “Freedom Of Movement“, with the intention to refocus the debate around immigration to what lies at its heart: people. Poster for Tomorrow is a project of the 4 Tomorrow Association — an independent, non-profit organization whose goal is to encourage people, both in and outside the design community, to make posters to stimulate debate on issues that affect us all.


The competition is open for previously unpublished poster designs in the portrait (vertical) format and... Read More »

The Geneva Challenge 2017

Posted on February 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 May 2017 Open to: international graduate students Prize: winner will receive a cash prize of CHF 10,000 or approx. USD 11,000

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The Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students, eager to stimulate reflection and innovation on development from diverse disciplinary and contextual perspectives and with the generous support of Ambassador Jenö Staehelin, the Graduate Institute has launched in 2014 the Advancing Development Goals Contest, an international competition for graduate students. The idea is to gather contributions that are both theoretically grounded and offer pragmatic solutions to a relevant international development problem stemming from an interdisciplinary collaboration between 3 to 5 enrolled master students from anywhere in the world.

Eligibility Participants of the ADG Contest must be enrolled graduate... Read More »

Photo Competition on Diversity and Integration

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

Deadline: 12 March 2017 Open to: young students, activists, all the people with the passion for photography and amateur or professional photographers with their own perspective on diversity and integration coming from all over the world Awards: vouchers for basic photo equipment / 150 EUR/ 100 EUR/ 50 EUR


The Photo Exhibition is a part of the Youth Forum “Refugees and Migrants in the New Media in South-East Europe and Central Europe” that aims to discover how the new media in these regions have been reflecting on the migrant and/or refugee crisis and to what extent they contributed to the promotion of diversity. The project is being implemented by Mladiinfo International, together with its project partners, CEI Cooperation Fund and Visegrad fund and is... Read More »

The Rookies 2017 – International Student Competition

Posted on February 21st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 29 May 2017 Open to: young designers, creators, innovators, and artists Award: latest gadgets, hardware, software, and media


The Rookies – International Student Competition is opening for entries for 2017 soon and invites all artists to prepare their work.

However, The Rookies isn’t just about winning jobs, internships, and scholarships. It’s about helping young artist’s realise there is a career path for them that doesn’t involve wearing a suit. It’s about learning from other creatives around the world and being genuinely inspired by their stories and achievements. Most importantly though, it’s about having the courage to show your work to the world, often for the very first time.

The Rookies 2017 will include the following competition categories:

Illustration Graphic Design Motion Graphics Photography Architecture Industrial Design Film Making Web & Mobile VFX & Animation Next-Gen... Read More »