LESS Game 4 Kids Graphic Design Contest


Deadline: 12 March 2017 Open to: everyone Prize: 1.500 EUR Description The theme of the contest is “LESS Game 4 Kids”. Come up with appealing, funny, cartoonish graphic design ideas for a kids version of board game called LESS. It must be appropriate for both genders aged 7-12 and internationally recognizable. You have complete freedom when choosing the motive and style, but ... Read More »

UNESCO Center for Peace Youth Multimedia Competition


Deadline: 1 March 2017 Open to: youth around the world Benefits: scholarship to the 2-week Builders of the Universe camp in Maryland, USA Description 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 ... Read More »

Biennial of Poster Bolivia BICeBé 2017 – Exhibition Competition


Deadline: 10 March 2017 Open to: design students, graphic designers, plastic artists, photographers and graphic producers in general Award: medals, diplomas and a total of USD 5,000 prize money will be awarded to the best poster designs Description The Biennial of Poster Bolivia BICeBé is currently accepting submissions for its international poster exhibition competition for 2017. The 2017 competition includes two main categories – ... Read More »

International Essay Contest for Young People


This annual essay contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, creativity and initiative of the world’s youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world. *This program is an activity ... Read More »

WISE Prize for Education 2017 – Call for Nominations


Established by Qatar Foundation in 2011 under the leadership of its Chairperson, Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, the WISE Prize for Education is the first global distinction to recognize an outstanding, world-class contribution to education. The WISE Prize for Education raises international awareness of the important role of education in human development. The WISE Prize Laureate is announced at ... Read More »

InterAction’s Annual Photo Contest 2017


Submit your most powerful photos that illustrate innovative, effective, and inspiring efforts in humanitarian assistance and international relief and development; and stand a chance to be the winner of the InterAction’s 15th Annual Photo Contest. To honor this milestone, this year the organizers will honor winners in three categories in addition to the grand prize winner. The categories are: Global ... Read More »

33rd Eisaku Sato International Essay Contest


Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: no restrictions for age, nationality or profession Prize: first place (4,000 USD), second place (1,700 USD), an honorable mention (400 USD) Description The theme of the 2017 contest is: “Demography of the world is experiencing a significant structural change. While world total population is still growing, increasing number of countries are facing low fertility, ... Read More »

Slawson Awards


By the kind generosity of Fellows Paul and Mary Slawson, the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) offers three to four awards annually, of up to £3,000 each, for PhD students intending to carry out geographical field research. The awards support geographical fieldwork involving development issues with a high social and economic value. Deadline: 22 February (each year) Apply   Slawson Award guidelines ... Read More »

World Wetlands Day Youth Photo Contest 2017


Deadline: March 2, 2017 To celebrate World Wetlands Day on 2 February 2017 and theme “Wetlands for Disaster Risk Reduction” the Ramsar Convention Secretariat is organizing a Wetlands Youth Photo Contest.  All images submitted for the photo contest will be used at the discretion of the Convention in outreach products for the purpose of educating, raising awareness as well as ... Read More »

SE 100 Inspiring Social Innovators Programme 2017


Deadline: 15 February 2017 Open to: social enterprises that have completed at least one year of functioning Benefits: selected SE 100 social innovations will connect with Impact Angel Investors for funding; get a free pass to First Global Social Innovation summit from social enablers in India + the mentorship In-Kind Services Description Social Enablers, one of the widely read content platforms on social entrepreneurship ... Read More »