Deadline: 2 May 2016
Open to: food writers, bloggers, aspiring chefs aged above 18
Prize: all-expenses-paid trip to Spain, mentorship, round-trip airfare, travel insurance
World Nomads is pleased to invite you to apply for Spanish Food Adventure which is for three culinary explorers to embark on food-fueled assignments to uncover the local recipes, techniques and attitudes that make Spain a seriously celebrated food destination.
This is your opportunity to go on an all-expenses-paid trip to learn from the producers, chefs and home cooks that are so passionately dedicated to Spanish cuisine. You could be scoffing churros and preparing patatas bravas in Madrid, cooking fideuàs and indulging in crema Catalana in Catalunya or perfecting a tortilla Espanola and gulping gazpacho in Andalucia. Important dates of... Read More »
Deadline: 31 March 2016
Open to: SAARC countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka)
Awards: each category winners will receive a citation and trophy, in the community and innovation categories, the awards also include a cash payment
The Earth Care Awards (ECAs) is an initiative in the chain of green awards which highlights locally evolved climate friendly practices in the production and consumption regimes across multiple sectors with special reference to climate change.
Applications are open for 7th Earth Care Awards (ECAs) 2016 to promote resilience to climate change and reduction of greenhouse gases in the development of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
The objective is to reduce emissions, adopt... Read More »
Deadline: 15 April 2016
Open to: professional photographers from around the world
Benefits: a Leica M camera and a lens worth EUR10,000 (US$10,857) in addition to a cash prize of EUR25,000 (US$27,144)
An international jury awards the Leica Oskar Barnack Award to professional photographers whose unerring powers of observation capture and express the relationship between man and the environment in the most graphic form in a sequence of a minimum of 10 up to a maximum of 12 images. Entry submissions must be a self-contained series of images in which the photographer perceives and documents the interaction between man and the environment with acute vision and contemporary visual style – creative, groundbreaking and innovative. Only one entry per photographer is accepted.
Deadline: 25 June 2016
Open to: everyone willing to showcase superb skills in creative and critical thinking
Awards: Winner /USD 3,000; First runner-up / USD 2,500; Second runner-up/ USD 2,000
EssaysCapital announces an international essay writing contest for everyone who’s willing to showcase superb skills in creative and critical thinking. This is your best chance to get recognition for your talent!
Your entry will be published on the blog and shared on the social media profiles, where thousands of followers will access it;
Your essay will be evaluated by the most talented academic writers in the custom-writing industry;
The published paper will help thousands of students to realize how an extraordinary essay should look... Read More »
Deadline: 1 June 2016
Open to: everyone, this contest is international and it is not limited by age
Prizes: up to USD 200
Entries are invited for the AskPetersenEssay Writing Contest. AskPetersen.com was founded with a single goal in mind: to help students solve academic writing troubles and start writing better essays. To check the progress of this project, readers of the site are invited to take part in a challenging writing contest.
You’ll get a chance to get your essay published and earn a valuable prize that will motivate you to become an even better writer. Freedom of speech is the main motto of this contest, so you can express any opinions related to the topic you choose.
Deadline: 3 March 2016
Open to: to all people in all countries. Children below the age of 13 will need to have their parents’ permission
Award: three winners will travel to South Africa to attend the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
The theme of WWD 2016 is a call to all citizens around the world to play a role in protecting the amazing wild animals and plants who share the planet with us. Habitat loss, climate change and poaching are among the most alarming challenges faced by wildlife today. Poaching and trafficking of ivory is now the most serious immediate threat to African elephants. The graphics... Read More »
Deadline: 1 April 2016
Open to: everyone (no limits are placed on nationality of film-makers)
Award: specific awards in certain categories
They are looking for your environmental movies to promote environment awareness and make things change! EFFA school aims to present Environmental Education initiatives taken by schools in Albania and in the world. The EFFA organisation will support schools movies, offering to the students and schools the possibility to personally present their work during EFFA 16, and offering them media attention. The EFFA organisation will also stream the information through international networks of festivals to spread these movies worldwide even after EFFA 16.
Films that meet the following conditions will be considered by the jury for selection:
Deadline: 31 March 2016
Open to: full-time university students 18 years of age or older
Prize: 60 students will be selected as delegates to the 2016 United Nations Academic Impact Global Youth Forum, which will take place at the UN Headquarters in New York City
Write an original essay (2,000 words or less) discussing global citizenship and cultural understanding and the role that multilingual ability can play in fostering these! The essay should reflect your personal, academic, cultural and national context. Essays must be written in an official language of the United Nations that is not your first language or primary language of instruction during your primary or secondary education. The official United Nations languages are Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish. 60 Students will be selected as delegates... Read More »
Deadline: 15 March 2016
Open to: everyone interested in animated movies creation
Awards: a total of 2,600 Euro in prize money / 800 Euro for the winner
The 9th International Animation Festival Fest Anča has opened the call for entries for 2016 and is currently accepting new animated films from around the world. A total of 2,600 Euro in prize money will be awarded in 2016, of which 800 Euro are reserved for the Anča Award winner. Fest Anča International Animation Festival is the only Slovak multimedia festival focused on animated film mainly for adult audience. Its aim is to raise awareness about animated film as an autonomous art form and to educate about its multiple types and aspects.
Deadline: 28 February 2016
Open to: participants must be EU residents, aged 18 to 30 with the passion for photography
Prize: winners will be invited to the EYE2016 as photo reporters
“#EYEam Here” is a competition organised by the EYE Unit of the European Parliament for the European Youth Event (EYE 2016). Starting on 11/01/2016 until 29/02/2016, the EYE editorial committee will select the best photos received and publish them in a dedicated album on the EYE Facebook page, where anyone can “like” them. On 01/03/2016 the authors of the three photos with the most likes will be announced.
Participants must be EU residents, aged 18 to 30 (by the time the photo are submitted).