European Prize for Social Integration Through Sport

Posted on October 14th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 November 2015 Open to: local and regional authorities, the voluntary sector, non-governmental organisations and private organisations from any of the 28 European Union Member States Prize: financial support up to EUR 8,000 for the winner in each category

Description

Are you running a social integration project through sport that you wish to make known at the European level? Sport brings educational benefits because of the values it promotes such as respect, tolerance and self-control. As such, it can bring about positive social change and be used as a tool of prevention and education for topics such as discrimination, racism and violence. Apply for the European Prize for Social Integration Through Sport in one of following categories:

     Prevention of and fight... Read More »

International Reggae Poster Contest

Posted on October 9th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 November 2015 Open to: artists from all over the world Prizes: the best designs will be included in various exhibitions all over the world; books, CD’s

Description

The International Reggae Poster Contest announces its 4th annual call for entries for social communication reggae poster designs. The goal is simple: create a poster about Reggae Music – the rest is up to your imagination. Feel free to explore topics of Reggae covering any one of the genres. In addition, incorporate the contest theme as part of the poster design. Theme of the 2015 edition: Toward a Reggae Hall of Fame, Celebrating Great Jamaican Music.

Eligibility

The contest is open to designers all over the world.

Prizes

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Eco-generation Environmental Leadership Competition

Posted on October 8th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 November 2015 Open to: youth aged between 13-15 worldwide Prizes: participation in the 2016 Global Youth Eco-Leadership Summit

Description

Samsung Engineering offers opportunities to the young students (aged 13-15) to participate in the 2016 Global Youth Eco-Leadership Summit (GYELS) which is the biggest global environment forum for youth in Korea. To participate in this competition you have to write essay (200 words) about the Future of Energy and Young People.

Eligibility Youth aged 13-15 worldwide; Applicants who live in Thailand, Saudi Arabia and India must apply for the local competition. Otherwise, submitted applications to wrong category will not be considered. Prizes

Six winners of the competition representing each country will be given the opportunities to participate in the 2016 Global Youth Eco-Leadership Summit which... Read More »

Unesco Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education

Posted on October 6th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 November 2015 Open to: individuals, institutions, and Non-Governmental Organizations from all around the world Prizes: USD 25,000, diploma

Description

The UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education, rewards individuals, institutions, and Non-Governmental Organizations for projects and activities which demonstrate best practices in, and creative use of, ICTs to enhance learning, teaching and overall educational performance. It is UNESCO’s only prize in the field of ICT in education and seeks to recognize the organizations and individuals that are embracing ICT as a pedagogical ally and, in turn, make learning more effective. The theme for the 2015 Prize is Pedagogical Innovation in the Use of ICT in Teaching and Learning.

Eligibility

Individuals, institutions, and Non-Governmental... Read More »

Apply for Global Goals for Sustainable Development Award

Posted on October 5th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 November 2015 Open to: individuals aged between 18-35 years old from any part of the world Prizes: winner will receive a EUR 50,000 cash prize, six finalists will each receive cash prizes of EUR 10,000

Description

The Unilever Sustainable Living Young Entrepreneurs Awards were launched in 2013 to inspire and support the innovation and creativity of young people who are responding to the greatest global challenges facing all of us today.

This year, seven young entrepreneurs will receive a total of EUR 200,000 in funding and support to help take their sustainable solutions to the next level. The prize package includes funding, customised expert mentoring support, access to an online business development programme, a two-day accelerator workshop at the University of Cambridge, and networking with... Read More »

Find a Solution to Housing Needs & Problems of the World!

Posted on October 1st, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 29 April 2016 Open to: individuals and organisations from all over the world Prize: GBP 10 000, trophies, reimbursment of travel and accommodation costs to attend the awards ceremony

Description

The World Habitat Awards were established by the Building and Social Housing Foundation as part of its contribution to the United Nations International Year of Shelter for the Homeless. Two awards are given annually to projects that provide practical and innovative solutions to current housing needs and problems.

Housing projects and approaches are sought that:

Demonstrate practical, innovative and sustainable solutions to current housing issues faced by countries all around the world; Can be transferred or adapted for use as appropriate; Are already being implemented or are completed, not at design stage or... Read More »

Andreau World International Design Contest

Posted on September 30th, 2015 in Archive32 Responses »

Deadline: 30 November 2015 Open to: Designers all over the world Prizes: 1st prize EUR 3000, 2nd prize EUR1000, non-monetary prizes

Description

Andreu world offers an opportunity for designers all over the world to participate at 15th Andreau world international contest. Subjects for this competition are seats and/or tables with following criteria:

Seating: The main material used shall be Beech wood, Oak wood or Walnut. Chairs may be upholstered to a greater or lesser extent, if considered appropriate and veneered board or plywood; Tables: The main material used shall be Beech wood, Oak wood or Walnut. Tables may be veneered board or plywood.

The use of other materials such as metals, plastics, glass, etc. is allowed when complementary, structural or incidental to the... Read More »

World Gallery of Cartoons – Skopje 2016

Posted on September 30th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2016 Open to: Cartoonist all over the world Prizes: Cash prizes up to 5000$, plaque

Description

OSTEN’s World Gallery of Cartoons is the one and only event of such provenance in the Republic of Macedonia, the oldest in the Balkan and one of the most long-standing in the world. The OSTEN 47th World Gallery Of Cartoons Skopje 2016 is now open for applications from all cartoonists. Theme and technique is free.

Eligibility

The call is opened to professional, semi-professional and amateur cartoonist  around the world.

Prizes Grand Prix for life achievement (5000$); First award for cartoon (1000$); First award for satiric drawing (1000$); First award for comic/strip (1000$); 10 Special awards (Plaque); Award CICO (for Macedonian Cartoonist). How to apply?

The author can apply with several... Read More »

International Compost Awareness Week Poster Contest

Posted on September 29th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 November 2015 Open to: everyone Prizes: winning poster will be official ICAW 2016 poster and also receive a $500 savings bond prize

Description

The International Compost Awareness Week Committee of the US Composting Council invites competitors to participate in 14th Annual Poster Contest.  The winning poster will be used to promote International Compost Awareness Week, 1-7 May 2016. The theme of the contest is “Compost! The Soil and Water Connection“. The concept and images of the poster should be based on “compost use” or address the “benefits of recycling organic residuals.” Images that demonstrate that compost is a key to water cons ervation will be especially welcomed. When compost is added to bare soils as a thin layer,... Read More »

Win USD 100,000 for Global Environmental Prize

Posted on September 22nd, 2015 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 31 October 2015 Open to: individuals, multi-disciplinary teams or community groups with an objective to find innovative solutions to environmental challenges Prize: USD 100,000 for winner, two finalists will receive USD 25,000 each

Description

The St Andrews Prize for the Environment is an environmental initiative by the University of St Andrews in Scotland, which attracts scholars of international repute and carries out world-class teaching and research, and independent exploration and production company ConocoPhillips. Recognising significant contributions to environmental conservation since its launch in 1998, the prize has attracted over 4,000 entries from around the world on a wide range of diverse topics including biodiversity, sustainable development, urban regeneration, recycling, health, water and waste issues and renewable energy. The submissions for the prize... Read More »