Free Press Awards 2017

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The Free Press Unlimited has announced the third edition of the Free Press Awards with an aim to celebrate the work of the best journalists and media professionals. Free Press Unlimited wants people to have access to reliable information they need to develop and prosper. The Free Press Awards will be conferred at Free Press Live ... Read More »

Taiwan International Graphic Design Award

Deadline: 15 July 2017 Open to: designers from all regions and countries and includes two main competition categories — one for Poster design and one for Corporate Identity design Award: best works will be exhibited and features in a special publication Description The Ministry of Economic Affairs of China is once again hosting the Taiwan International Graphic Design Award (TIGDA) competition and currently ... Read More »

Future Earth Request for Proposals

Deadline: 5 June 2017 Open to: any institution from any country Grants: total amount of approximately USD 600,000 Description The Future Earth is currently accepting proposals for biodiversity research for global sustainability, the “Program for Early-stage Grants Advancing Sustainability Science or Pegasus – Biodiversity and Natural Assets”. This initiative is funded in part by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Science Program ... Read More »

Youmanity: The Everyday Heroine Photography Award

Deadline: 16 June 2017 Open to: photographers of all nationalities worldwide Prize: winner will be awarded a gold medal and 1,000 EUR cash prize Description This Award aims to celebrate the lives of ordinary women who perform extraordinary jobs. The Award is open to photographers both professional and amatuer, of all nationalities worldwide. The selected artwork will be showcased at a central London ... Read More »

The 10th Eco-generation Environmental Essay Competition

Application Deadline: June 5, 2017 Eligible Regions: Open for All. Samsung Engineering jointly with UN Environment would like to launch “The 10th Eco-generation Environmental Essay Competition” inviting the youth all over the world to raise awareness on the theme of the upcoming World Environment Day – Connecting People to Nature. As many of you know, World Environment Day is the ... Read More »

Pro Carton Young Designers Award 2017

The Pro Carton Young Designers Award, one of Europe’s leading student competitions for packaging design, is open for entries for 2017. The #pcyda17 competition includes two categories: Creative Cartonboard Packaging and Creative Cartonboard Ideas, and is open for work made exclusively of cartonboard (over 200 g/m2). The main prize is one-week practical training at an international packaging company. Furthermore, all ... Read More »

DepicT! 2017 Short Film Competition

Deadline: 3 July 2017 Open to: anyone from anywhere in the world entry is free Award: Main DepicT! 2017 Award – GBP 1500 cash + Lifetime membership to Shooting People Description Watershed’s super-short filmmaking competition is part of Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival. It doesn’t matter what your budget is or what genre you’re working in. The competition is open ... Read More »

Graphic Matters Poster Competition 2017: Shut Up Speak Up!

Deadline: 9 July 2017 Open to: designers around the world Benefits: five winners will receive a VIP experience including overnight stay and travel budget to attend the event Description Graphic Matters is hosting its 2017 Poster Competition: Shut Up Speak Up! dedicated to visualizing outspoken opinions, freedom of expression and activism. Graphic Matters (formerly known as Graphic Design Festival Breda) is a month-long gathering of graphic ... Read More »

Urban SOS: hOUR City – Global Student Competition

Deadline: 17 July 2017 Open to: students Award: a total of USD 15,000 in prize money will be distributed among the finalist teams, and the winning team will receive up to USD 25,000 of in-kind support from AECOM to implement a pilot of their proposal Description Presented by AECOM and Van Alen Institute, with 100 Resilient Cities — pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation, hOUR City ... Read More »

World Pulse Art For Change Story Awards

Deadline: May 18, 2017 Do you have a story of art in action? Share how creative expression is changing the world for the better. From visual art to music to film, to handicrafts, theater, dance, literary art, and everything in between: How can art open up new ways of relating to each other, to ourselves, and to the challenges we face ... Read More »