In partnership with the Economic Research Forum (ERF), the World are pleased to announce the second round of the Youth Essay Competition, and the launch of the Call for Essays titled ‘Entrepreneurship: Tackling Social Challenges’. Launched through the World Bank office in Cairo, this competition aims to support voice and agency of young Egyptians,
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Keele University is pleased to offer 5 International Smart Mind Scholarships for taught postgraduate students at the value of £5,000 each. These Scholarships will be awarded to the best 5 entries to the International Smart Minds essay competition.
Application Deadline: 29th May 2017
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (country): UK
- Before applying for the scholarship,
The Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO are offering International Essay Contest for young people around the world. The international Essay contest is aimed to enable young people develop their full potential, as they are crucial for the shaping of our future. UNESCO’s objective is to help empower young people, reaching out to them, responding to their expectations and ideas,
UNESCO Center for Peace, the U.N. organization that brings grass roots initiatives in Education, Science, and Culture, invites youth around the world to take part in this year’s Multimedia Competition. Unparalleled connectivity put youth in one of the greatest positions to bring much needed change to the world.
Application Deadline: 11:59 1st March,
Submissions are now being accepted for the 33rd Eisaku Sato Essay Contest. This international contest is open to anyone with interest in both the United Nations University and the designated contest topic. There are no restrictions as to age, nationality, or profession.
Application Deadline: 31st March 2017
Eligible Countries: All
To be taken at (country): UNU Headquarters in Tokyo
The theme of the 2017 contest is:
“Demography of the world is experiencing a big structural change.
The annual SA Writers College Short Story Competition acknowledges excellence in creative writing in the Short Story form. The contest is open to any beginner writer living in South Africa.
Application Deadline: 30th April 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: South Africa
To be taken at (country): South Africa
A person’s world is only as big as their heart.
Are you, an African youth concerned about peace and security on the continent? Do you believe your future is, in any way, affected by current peace and security challenges on the African continent? Would you want your voice to be heard on this issue? Do you have a passion for writing?