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,
The United Nations Ranan Lurie Awards invites political cartoonists of print publications, electronic media, and on-line media throughout the world to participate in said Competition for the Year 2016
Application Deadline: 15th November, 2017
Eligible Countries: Editorial cartoonists from around the world can enter this contest.
The EF Challenge is an international speech competition that encourages high school students to find a creative and engaging answer to the question: “What does it mean to be a global citizen?”
Application Deadline: 15th April 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: All
To be taken at (country): New York,
Bocconi University in Milan, Spain, is currently recruiting entrepreneurs to participate to Adansonia, a pan-African entrepreneurship contest starting in May.
Application Deadline: 30th April 2017
Offered Annually? No
Eligible Countries: All African countries
To be taken at (country): Interested participants only require internet-connected devices.
The Africa Food Prize recognizes extraordinary women, men, and institutions whose outstanding contributions to African agriculture are forging a new era of sustainable food security and economic opportunity that elevates all Africans.
Application Deadline: 5th of June, 2017 | Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Countries in Africa
To be taken at (country): The Prize will be awarded annually at the Africa Food Prize gala dinner on 6th September 2017 during AGRF in Abidjan,
On 8 March, International Women’s Day, UNESCO opens the call for nominations for the second edition of the UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education.
Application Deadline: 5th May 2017 (midnight, Paris time)
Eligible Countries: UNESCO Member Countries
About the Award: The UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education honours outstanding innovation and contributions made by individuals,
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,