Win Student Essay Contest & Participate at Global United Nations Youth Forum!

Posted on January 18th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

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

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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... Read More »

9th International Animation Festival Fest Anča

Posted on January 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

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

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The 9th International Animation Festival Fest Anča has opened th (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); e 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.

Eligibility

Eligible for submission in the competition program are animated... Read More »

EYEamHere Photo Competition

Posted on January 8th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

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

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“#EYEam Here” is a competition organis (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ed 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.

Eligibility

Participants must be EU residents, aged 18 to 30 (by the time the photo are... Read More »

The Sound of Happiness Contest

Posted on December 28th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 January 2016 Open to: everybody willing to spread the sound of happiness Award:  1st round-public vote /EUR 100, second-round jury vote /EUR 400 and 180 “WINGS” awards

Description

Record a video or audio with your understanding f (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); or Sound of Happiness. Prove that you are happy with a sound! This contest challenges you to participate with a video or audio file of yourself where you are sounding happy. Your favourite team scored the most important goal? Record it! You’re celebrating something? You got married? Record it! Spread the Sound of Happiness!

Eligibility You must be the owner of the copyrights for the media file; You must participate with a good quality media file; You must be 14+ years old to participate in a contest; You must provide... Read More »

La Guarimba International Film Festival

Posted on December 11th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2016 Open to: international filmmakers of fiction, animation, documentary, music video Awards: a total of EUR 3,300 and trophies

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La Guarimba International Film Festival 2016 call for submissions is now open for fiction, animation, d (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ocumentary, music video and “Calabria in Corto” short films. The La Guarimba festival, which aims to bring cinema back to the people and the people back to the cinema, reaches its fourth edition and will take place from 7th to 11th August 2016 in Amantea (CS), in Calabria, Southern Italy.

Eligibility Fiction, Animation, Documentary and Music Videos; All short films of any nationality and language can participate; All themes are allowed; The maximum length will be 30 minutes (including credits); Only those films produced after January 1st of... Read More »

Design a Greeting Card and Win EUR 300

Posted on December 7th, 2015 in Archive17 Responses »

Deadline: voting ends 2 January 2016 Open to: everyone  Awards: 1st round-public vote /EUR 150 Euro, 2nd round jury-voted / 300, 200 and 100 EUR

About the contest

Do you want to make a special greeting to a friend, colleague or family member? Now is the (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); time to take your time and design a special greetings card, message or video to your beloved ones. Use your talent and imagination to create a unique greeting message for the upcoming holidays or just without any occasion. Upload it to this contest, share it with the world and compete for the 1st place!

Eligibility You must be the owner of the copyrights for the media file; You must participate with a high quality media file; You must... Read More »

The European Young Researchers Award (EYRA)

Posted on November 20th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Open to: young researchers who are presently enrolled in a postdoctoral programme of any kind working in European country Prizes: certificate, waiving the participation fee to ESOF, a grant to cover travel and accommodation, free EuroScience membership

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The European Young Researchers Award (EYRA) is granted since 2010 to researchers demonstrating outstanding research performance and leadership. It aims to inspire early stage researchers to incorporate a European dimension and perspective into their research.

The prize-giving-ceremony is held every two years at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) where the two recipients will present their work. In 2016 the forum will be held in Manchester (UK) from 23-27 July.

Eligibility Candidates should work in a European country (understood in... Read More »

Create Climate Fiction Short Story and Win USD 1,000

Posted on November 17th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 January 2016 Open to: anyone interested in the topic Prizes: first prize USD 1,000, best submissions will be published in a forthcoming online anthology

Description

The Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative and the (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); College for Liberal Arts and Sciences at Arizona State University are proud to announce the 2016 Climate Fiction Short Story Contest. The contest will be judged by science fiction legend Kim Stanley Robinson, award-winning author of many foundational works in climate fiction, along with other climate fiction experts from ASU.

Evaluation criteria:

Your story should, in some way, envision the future of Earth and humanity as impacted by climate change; Your story should reflect – directly or indirectly – current scientific knowledge about future climate change, without prejudice... Read More »

International Journalism Competition Belarus in Focus 2015

Posted on November 16th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 January 2016 Open to: anyone who has published article about Belarus during year 2015 Prizes: EUR 3×500 for professionals and EUR 3×300 for amateurs

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Are you interested in Belarus? Have you written articles about this country in 2015? If the answer (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); is “yes” then Belarus in Focus 2015 is for you.  Goal is to encourage journalists and editors to pay attention to ongoing events and trends in Belarus – political, economic, social, and cultural.  By creating a place for exchange and debate, organizers hope to contribute to understanding about Belarus, and help to overcome country’s isolation.

Eligibility

There are no restrictions on nationality, citizenship, or place of residence. Belarusian journalists are particularly encouraged to enter.... Read More »