Deadline: 14 July 2017
Open to: illustrators from around the globe
Award: Grand Award winner to receive 6,000 EUR, Gold Award winners will each receive 2,000 EUR, and Excellent Award winners 1,000 EUR each
The ICIA is an international, apolitical, non-profit organisation based in Hong Kong. The organisation advocates the protection and maintenance of the rights and interests of the content industry in light of new technology.
The Frankfurter Buchmesse is the international publishing industry’s biggest trade fair – with over 7,150 exhibitors from 106 countries, around 278,000 visitors, over 4,000 events and approximately 10,000 accredited journalists and bloggers – in attendance. It also gathers key players from other media, including the film and games industries.... Read More »
Deadline: 18 July 2017
Open to: non–professional filmmakers
Award: a chance to win a 12-day all-expenses-paid trip to India
Aspiring travel filmmakers, this is your chance to capture the stories of communities living in India’s very own tropical paradise – Kerala for free through World Nomads’ Travel Film Scholarship!
For the past ten years, World Nomads has been providing up-and-coming filmmakers with invaluable mentorships from industry professionals. These experiences in travel film scholarship are custom tailored to deliver true in-field experience, and equip budding filmmakers with sound knowledge of camera, audio, capturing a narrative, interviewing direction, and post-production.
2017 World Nomads Travel Film Scholarship will give an aspiring travel filmmaker the opportunity to win a 12-day all-expenses-paid trip to... Read More »
Deadline: 27 September 2017
Open to: any individual, or group of individuals, or organisation (from private or public sectors), which contributes to global security
Award: a cash award of around EUR 9143.55, all travel expenses for the winner to attend the award ceremony in Geneva
In 2015, under the umbrella of its Creativity and Innovation Initiative, the GCSP and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme established a prize in order to recognise deserving individuals or organisations that have an innovative approach to addressing international security challenges.
The prize is designed to reach across all relevant disciplines and fields. It seeks to reward the most inspiring, innovative and ground-breaking contribution of the year, whether this comes in the form of an initiative, invention, research publication,... Read More »
Deadline: 31 August 2017
Open to: illustrators, graphic designers, cartoonists and other artists
Award: cash prizes totaling approx. 4,600 Euros for the best works
Tschutti heftli, the Swiss football magazine is hosting an illustration competition for its 2018 football album and invites all illustrators to enter.
Since 2008, the Magazine has been publishing a sticker album with football teams designed by illustrators, graphic designers, cartoonists and other artists. In order to find artists for the next album, they are holding this illustration competition.
Tschutti heftli is hosting its illustration competition for the sixth time and this year, it is taking care of the artistic highlight of 2018 World Cup in Russia.
This time, the challenge is to design a portrait of one of the greatest footballers of all... Read More »
Deadline: 30 October 2017
Open to: all students on BA, MA and PhD studies of fine arts, design, visual arts, from any part of the world
Award: one (1) Special Award and seven (7) Honorary Mentions will be announced as well
The PLAKART Association of Graphic Designers, in partnership with Museum of City of Skopje, announces the 10th International Student Poster Competition (ISPC), Skopje 2017, on the theme “Artificial Reality“.
All students on BA, MA and PhD studies of fine arts, design, visual arts, from any part of the world, are invited to enter.
This year’s selected winners will become part of the jury of the 2018 Skopje Poster Festival (SPF) and will be invited to Skopje, Republic of... Read More »
Deadline: 15 September 2017
Open to: undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. students worldwide
Award: the best project will be awarded with prizes, which are yet to be announced for the competition for 2017.
The Hydrogen Education Foundation (HEF) has announced and opened its international student design contest for 2017.
Hydrogen Student Design Contest 2017 challenges student teams from around the world to “Design a Power-to-Gas System“, a system that uses electricity to produce hydrogen for cross market uses, including energy storage, ancillary services, and transportation fuel.
Since 2004, the HEF Hydrogen Student Design Contest has challenged multi-disciplinary teams of university students to apply their creativity and academic skills in the areas of design, engineering, economics, environmental science, business and... Read More »
Deadline: 21 August 2017
Open to: only to legal residents of the 18 CEI Member States, individuals and companies or entities specialised in communication and graphic design
Award: the winner will be awarded a total amount of EUR 1,000
The new CEI logo should be an elaboration of the current one. It will have to be simple, modern, energetic and innovative. The logo must include both the letters of the “CEI” (or the letters can be placed next to the logo) and the full name of the Organisation. It should represent the following concepts: An Organisation, made up of 18 Member States, fostering regional cooperation for European integration. The logo shall be easily recognizable and, as such, should stand out... Read More »
Deadline: 15 September 2017
Open to: international Patient Entrepreneurs with big ideas
Venue: Copenhagen, Denmark
The Lyfebulb-Novo Nordisk Innovation Summit 2017 will recognize and empower international Patient Entrepreneurs with big ideas that disrupt the future of diabetes management.
The Summit will be held on 6-8 November, 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark. At this Summit, 10 selected Patient Entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to engage with Lyfebulb founders, Novo Nordisk Device R&D leadership, researchers and engineers, as well as venture capitalists.
The Innovation Summit will bring together Patient Entrepreneurs with venture capitalists, Lyfebulb founders, Novo Nordisk Device R&D leadership, researchers and engineers, in order to spotlight entrepreneurs’ efforts and ideas, and provide professional discussion, direction, and inspiration. This year,... Read More »
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.
Organizations must be registered as a not-for-profit organization, such as a non-governmental organization, charitable... Read More »
Deadline: 17 July 2017
Open to: students
Award: a total of USD 15,000 in prize money will be distributed among the finalist teams, and the winning team will receive up to USD 25,000 of in-kind support from AECOM to implement a pilot of their proposal
Presented by AECOM and Van Alen Institute, with 100 Resilient Cities — pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation, hOUR City is this year’s Urban SOS™ student ideas competition.
The organizers are asking students to propose new solutions to tackle housing, transportation, or economic development challenges and to re-imagine what a future “hour city” boundary can be.
Students must form a multidisciplinary team of two to five members to enter, and include students from two disciplines at a minimum;
Entrants must be enrolled in... Read More »