Lausanne 2023 – Architecture and Water – Competition

Posted on June 21st, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 3 July 2017 Open to: architecture students from throughout the world Award: opportunity to create the Swiss Room on site, in Seoul, in September 2017, during UIA Congress 2017


The city of Lausanne in Switzerland is hosting an international student design competition on the topic of “Architecture and Water“.

As the host of the founding UIA (The International Union of Architects), Congress in 1948, the city of Lausanne has offered to host the 28th UIA Congress in 2023. The competition is created for the design of a Swiss Room, which should showcase Lausanne’s candidature to organize the 28th UIA Congress.


The competition consists of one stage. Participation is exclusively aimed at architecture students from throughout the world. Teams of a maximum of 3 persons are permitted.

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Andreu World International Design Contest

Posted on October 6th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 November 2016 Open to: design students and professionals without age limit Award: best design Euros 3,000 and second best Euros 1,000


Andreu World has recently launched their 16th annual International furniture Design Contest and registration is currently open for 2016. The competition is open to both design students and to professionals, without an age limit. Participants are invited to submit new designs for a wooden chair and/or table.

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... Read More »

Global Peter Drucker Essay Challenge

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

Deadline: 15 July 2016 Open to: students and professionals from the ages of 18 to 35 Awards: free registration to the Global Peter Drucker Forum,  EUR 1,000 prize money for 1st prize winners in the two categories and  a one-year-all-access subscription to Harvard Business Review


The Global Peter Drucker Challenge organized by the Peter Drucker Society Europe and aims at raising awareness of the works and humanistic values of Peter Drucker among young people – the new generation poised to build on a management philosophy that puts the human being at its center. The competition is designed to complement and enrich the interdisciplinary exchange of views and ideas at the Global Peter Drucker Forum.

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Apply For Startup Scaleup 2nd Batch

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

Deadline: 13 May 2016 Open to: interested startups Award: access to tools and people that can help speeding-up the process of bringing your IOT innovation


Startup Europe is a European Commission initiative that aims to strengthen the business environment for web and ICT entrepreneurs so that their ideas and business can start and grow in the EU. Startup Scaleup is a Pan-European IoT Accelerator that aims to provide a greater range and quality of services to ambitious entrepreneurs who want to launch and grow companies focused on the Internet of Things (IoT). Startup Scaleup is a 6 month accelerator program, enabling accepted startups to receive mentorship and support from the brightest IOT people in the World.

Startup Scaleup is a no-strings attached... Read More »

Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival in San Diego

Posted on November 12th, 2015 in Archive15 Responses »

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Open to: filmmakers all around the world Prizes: a free 4-day professional Comic-Con memberships will be granted to those appearing to discuss the film (limit 3), plus one adult guest membership for each speaker


Comic-Con International, San Diego began in 1970 when a group of comics, movie, and science fiction fans — including the late Shel Dorf, Ken Krueger, and Richard Alf — banded together to put on the first comic book convention in southern California. Comic-Con started as a one-day “minicon,” called San Diego’s Golden State Comic-Minicon, on March 21, 1970 at the U.S. Grant Hotel in downtown San Diego.

In 2016, the Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival (“CCI: IFF”) celebrates it’s twelfth year as a juried event.... Read More »

World Festival of Animated Film, Zagreb

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

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Open to: filmmakers worldwide Prizes: the total cash prize is EUR 9,500, of which EUR 5,000 are reserved for the Grand Prix awards for the best short and feature animated films


The World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb, established in 1972, is the second oldest film festival in the world completely dedicated to animation. Launched thanks to the global reputation of the filmmakers sprung from the Zagreb School of Animation, founded based on the decision of ASIFA, International Animated Film Association, Zagreb Film production company and City of Zagreb, Animafest Zagreb takes place every year early in June. Until 2005 the festival was held biennially, and afterwards continued in the annual rhythm, devoting even years to... Read More »

The Atlanta Photojournalism Contest

Posted on October 21st, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 11 November 2015 Open to: photo journalists around the world Prizes: USD 1,000 for Best Portfolio; USD 750 for first place Rich Mahan Student Portfolio; USD 500 for best in show; 100 awarded to all first place winners


The Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, America’s longest continuously operating photojournalism conference, was founded in 1973 by a group of photojournalists representing newspapers, magazines and wire services. A 501(c)(3) organization, the Seminar promotes the highest standards of photojournalism through an annual educational conference and photography contest judged by working photographers and editors.

The goal of the seminar is to promote high standards of photojournalism through an annual educational conference and competition. The picture categories are: spot news, general news, feature, sports action, sports feature, portrait/personality, news picture story, international... Read More »

Lifestyle in Mobility Survey for Students Abroad

Posted on September 22nd, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 October 2015 Open to: young people on Erasmus or studying abroad Prizes: interrail tickets, amazon giftcards, free participation at AEGEE’S summer university project


AEGEE (Association des États Généraux des Étudiants de l’Europe)  is one of Europe’s biggest interdisciplinary student organisations. As a non-governmental, politically independent, and non-profit organisation AEGEE is open to students and young people from all faculties and disciplines.

Lifestyle in Mobility is a collaborative research project of the Catholic University of Milan, the student association AEGEE Europe and Cardiff University. The overall project aims to investigate health behaviours among Study Abroad students.The present informed consent sheet describes a research study based on a questionnaire administered to study abroad students at predeparture, while abroad and once returned to their home... Read More »

Apply for Youth Music Contest and Win Trip to Paris

Posted on September 2nd, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 27 September 2015 Open to: applicants under the age of 35 from all over the world Prize: cash prize of EUR 1,500, a GYMC15 Champion Trophy and trip to Paris, France


The Global Challenges Youth Music Contest (GYMC) is an online music video competition for young people organized by International Association for the Advancement of Innovative Approaches (IAAI), a Civil Society Organization based in Klagenfurt/Austria in cooperation with UNESCO Management of Social Transformation (MOST) programme, UNFCCC Climate Secretariat and other partners.

The overall objective of the Global Challenges Youth Music Contest is to use the power of music to promote the understanding of the importance of global challenges – like e.g. climate change – for every global citizen and to engage young people in activities that contribute to global and local public good in the context of goals and programs... Read More »

Apply for European Capital of Innovation Award

Posted on September 2nd, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 November 2015 Open to: the candidate cities must be established in an EU Member State or in a country associated to Horizon 2020 and have a population above 100,000 inhabitants Prize: first place EUR 950,000, second place EUR 100,000, third place EUR 50,000


After the success of the first edition of the European Capital of Innovation Award in 2014, the European Commission has launched a second, even more ambitious, edition to celebrate the European city which is building the best “innovation ecosystem”- connecting citizens, public organizations, academia, and business – with a view to helping the city scale up its efforts in this field.

It will aim to provide European level recognition to those cities that make the most to promote... Read More »