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).
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
Record a video or audio with your understanding for 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!
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 your real names, telephone... Read More »
Deadline: 15 March 2016
Open to: international filmmakers of fiction, animation, documentary, music video
Awards: a total of EUR 3,300 and trophies
La Guarimba International Film Festival 2016 call for submissions is now open for fiction, animation, documentary, 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.
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 2014 will be accepted;
All... Read More »
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 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!
You must be the owner of the copyrights for the media file;
You must participate with a high quality media file;
You must be 14+ years old... Read More »
Deadline: 15 April 2016
Open to: business and engineering students worldwide pursuing a bachelor’s (at least 2nd year), master’s or MBA degree
Prizes: paid trips to Paris and around the world, job opportunity at Schneider Electric
Go Green in the City 2016 is the sixth edition of the ultimate student competition for smart energy solutions organized by Schneider Electric. In January 2016 Go Green in the City, the ultimate global student competition for sustainable energy solutions, will return. This time it will be a new experience for you.
In teams of two, students from all over the world are invited to enter the competition and share their innovative solutions to real world business challenges within energy management from the leading global energy management company, Schneider Electric.
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
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.
Candidates should work in a European country (understood in the geographic sense as... Read More »
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
The Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative and the 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.
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 to your artistic freedom... Read More »
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
Are you interested in Belarus? Have you written articles about this country in 2015? If the answer 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.
There are no restrictions on nationality, citizenship, or place of residence. Belarusian journalists are particularly encouraged to enter. The Competition is not... Read More »
Deadline: 31 December 2015
Open to: students studying subjects related to the built environment
Prizes: cash prizes up to USD 5,000
Flux is about providing cloud-based collaboration tools for architects, engineers, and contractors to exchange data and streamline complex design workflows. Flux acts as an interchange point for sharing project data such as the architectural program, schematic designs, analysis models, and material schedules. Flux is funded by DFJ, Borealis Ventures, Obvious Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, and Google Ventures,
Flux is calling on the next generation of building designers to enter student architecture competition. Aim is to improve the quality of buildings, strengthen communities, and minimize impacts on the environment. In this competition you show how to use Flux in your current school projects to... Read More »
Deadline: 16 November 2015
Open to: citizens over 18 years of age coming from Austria, Belgium (French community), Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom
Prizes: 2 x EUR 2000 in shopping vouchers / 3 x EUR 500 in shopping vouchers
The aim of Europass viral video competition is to create a short film (viral video) highlighting the benefits of Europass and celebrating its 10 year anniversary. You can choose any style: documentary, drama, comedy –let your imagination run free. Any media can be used: illustration, animation, live action… Anything you can think of.
Any citizen over 18 years old residing in one... Read More »