ClimateLaunchpad: The Green Business Ideas Competition 2017

Application Deadline: June 22, 2017 Eligible Regions: Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Scotland, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom (England: Birmingham & London), and Ukraine. This competition is your ticket to European and global success. Provided ... Read More »

Tbilisi Photo Festival – Artist in Residence Program 2017

Deadline:  8 May 2017 Open to: photographers and photography curators Fellowship: a EUR 1,000 bursary, Tbilisi Photo Festival will cover the coast of travel to Tbilisi (around EUR 400) and accommodation during the residency, with additional support towards production costs for presentation of final work Description The Tbilisi Photo Festival was first launched in 2010, in partnership with Les Rencontres d’Arles.  Seven editions later it ... Read More »

Andreu World International Design Contest 2017

Deadline: 24 November 2017 Open to: both design students and to professionals, with no age limit Costs: no entry fee Description Andreu World launches its 17th annual International furniture Design Contest and opens registration for 2017. The competition is open to both design students and to professionals, with no age limit. Participants are invited to submit new designs for a ... Read More »

Green-Go International Short Film Contest 2017

CEEweb for Biodiversity is a network of 51 non-governmental environmental organisations from the Central and Eastern European region established in 1994. Our mission is the conservation of biodiversity through the promotion of sustainable development. Jury members for the 6th international Green-Go Short Film Contest are Akos Malatinszky from Godollo Unversity (Hungary), Nat Page from ADEP Foundation (Romania) and actress and founder/member  of ... Read More »

Young Champions of the Earth Prize 2017

Deadline: 18 June 2017 Open to: young people between the ages of 18 and 30 Prize: USD 15 000 in seed funding Description If you have a powerful idea to protect or restore the environment; if you have a strong track record of instigating change; if you are unafraid of failure; and if you believe in a bright future for our ... Read More »

WTO issues call for papers for 2017 Essay Award for Young Economists

The WTO issued a call on 6 March for young economists to submit papers for the 2017 WTO Essay Award. The award aims to promote high-quality research on trade policy and international trade co-operation and to reinforce the relationship between the WTO and the academic community. Essays must be submitted by 2 June 2017. Prize The annual WTO Essay Award ... Read More »

Food Sustainability Media Award 2017

Application deadline: 31 May 2017 Media and effective communication have the power to engage people, induce behavioural change and make all of us contribute to the creation of a more equitable and sustainable future. Professional journalists, photographers and video makers work to turn everyday issues into a global concern but they are not the only ones. The Thompson Reuters Foundation ... Read More »

LAWARDS: Innovation in Law Awards

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Open to: any individual or organization around the world that has developed an innovative Award: winner will be invited to Mexico City (travel and accommodation fully covered for three nights at Hotel Camino Real Polanco) Description The Law Schools Global League is an association that brings together law schools from all over the world that share a commitment to the globalization of law in teaching, research, and ... Read More »

18th Fryderyk Chopin International Piano Competition

Deadline: 10 May 2017 Open to: anyone born on or before 19 January 1999 Description The Fryderyk Chopin National Institute invites you to take part in a competition for visual identification of the 18th Fryderyk Chopin International Piano Competition. The graphic presentation of one of the oldest music competitions in the world has always inspired great interest. Its first edition ... Read More »

Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition 2017

Program Date: 11th – 15th  September 2017 Venue:  Singapore Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition (LKYGBPC) derives its name from Singapore’s founding prime minister, who developed the country’s defining business plan bringing the Asian city onto the global stage.It is this spirit of intelligence, entrepreneurship, innovation and ambition the competition enshrines as it invites the brightest minds from the world’s ... Read More »