Deadline: 19 February 2017
Open to: students who are currently enrolled either full or part-time at any university
Prize: Apple Watch Sport (1st prize)
Each year, students show Morgan Stanley what the world looks like through their eyes in our annual photo competition. This year’s theme, Places and Spaces, focuses on the various places and spaces where you live, work and travel to. You are encouraged to submit photos of Places and Spaces; moments in your lives, your travels and your imagination. After all, photos are submitted, our panel of judges will narrow down all submissions to five entries from each region – Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa and North America
To be eligible, all entrants must be studying at a... Read More »
For 15 years, InterAction’s photography contest has focused on incredible humanitarian and development work. Once again, we encourage you to submit your most powerful photos that illustrate innovative, effective and inspiring efforts in humanitarian assistance and international relief and development. To honor this milestone, this year they will honor winners in three categories in addition to the grand prize winner. The categories are Global Development, Humanitarian Assistance, and Mobile Phone.
Entry is open to all, with the exception of current InterAction staff;
For any persons appearing in the photograph, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the... Read More »
Deadline: 31 March 2017
Open to: no restrictions for age, nationality or profession
Prize: first place (4,000 USD), second place (1,700 USD), an honorable mention (400 USD)
The theme of the 2017 contest is: “Demography of the world is experiencing a significant structural change. While world total population is still growing, increasing number of countries are facing low fertility, rapid ageing and even depopulation. Some are concerned about possible ageing before societies become rich. Others are seeing continuing explosion of unemployed youth. Even in rich countries, social security system is under pressure, and generational conflict is on the rise.
Deadline: 10 March 2017
Open to : anyone, anywhere in the world
Award: full sponsorship to attend Singularity University’s prestigious Global Solutions Program
The Singularity University together with the World Food Programme (WFP) is currently inviting applications for the Global Impact Challenge to find new ways to provide food in Emergencies.
You have likely witnessed a scene like this far too many times on the news, from the safety of your home: hundreds, thousands, or even millions of families caught in the grip of conflict or disaster. Chased, burned, or washed out of their homes. Stripped of their belongings, cut off from their fields. Little to eat. Children denied food when they need it most. A life of stunting and underachievement—for those who get... Read More »
ELS and the United Nations Academic Impact are pleased to sponsor the fourth Many Languages, One World Student Essay Contest and Global Youth Forum. This year welcomes Northeastern University as the host of the Many Languages, One World Global Youth Forum and the sponsor and organiser of the Northeastern University Global Youth Conference.
Too qualify, essays must be written in an official language of the United Nation that is neither your first language(language(s) spoken at home) nor the medium of instruction in either your primary or secondary school education;
You will need to demonstrate both written and verbal competency in the language of the essay;
You... Read More »
Deadline: 10 March 2017
Open to: all individuals over 18 years of age
Awards: the three best projects as well the author of the best making-of will win the prizes
The Navigator Dreams global talent design contest is back on with a new edition and open for entries for 2017.
Participants are asked to design the new Navigator Students packaging – a multifunctional office paper made for academic challenges – and, as a reward, the winner will receive some amazing prizes – plus having their work showcased to the entire world!
Original designs which follow the contest rules and include the Navigator Students brand values — technological, modern, innovative and fun — are acceptable. Each participant is allowed to... Read More »
Deadline: 30 January 2017
Open to: participants from around the world, working in the field of media, marketing, business, non-profit or government
Venue: 16– 17 February 2017 in Warsaw, Poland
Rockit Digital Summit is an annual international conference bringing innovation, entrepreneurial mindset and technology to digital communication and media. RockitWAW is the major networking conference for digital communication professionals from media, marketing, business, non-profit, and governmental sectors in Europe and Central Asia. RockitWAW brings you the world-class speakers & inspiring discussions around digital communication, tech trends and developments in media. This is the event to share ideas, inspire others and get inspired yourself.
Media – journalists, bloggers, editors, media managers;
Marketing – digital marketing and advertising professionals;
Business – entrepreneurs, startups,... Read More »
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;
Candidates are allowed... Read More »
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.