“Through young eyes” – photo competition for UN World Wildlife Day 2017


Geneva,  14 January 2017 – The United Nations World Wildlife Day 2017 (WWD2017) will be celebrated on 3 March under the theme “Listen to the young voices”. The CITES Secretariat, as the facilitator for the global celebration of the Day, launched today a photo competition for the youth around the world titled “Through young eyes”. CITES Secretary-General, John E. Scanlon, ... Read More »

The Bodley Head/Financial Times Essay Prize


Deadline 29th January 2017 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone between 18-35 years old. Description The Financial Times and Bodley Head have launched an international essay writing competition for young writers. The judges are looking for a dynamic, authoritative and lively essay of no more than 3,500 words. It can be journalistic, a case study, wide-ranging or ... Read More »

İtaliyada magistr təhsili alan tələbəmiz Tural Əhmədov ilə müsahibə


Bu dəfəki müsahibimiz İtaliyada magistr təhsili alan Tural Əhmədovdur. Tural bəy, özünüz haqqında bizə məlumat verin, zəhmət olmasa. Mən Əhmədov Tural Bakı şəhərində anadan olmuş, ilk təhsilimi Bakı şəhər Xətai rayonu 17 saylı orta məktəbdə almış, 5 – ci sinifdən təhsilimi “Zəngi” liseyində davam etdirmişəm. Liseyi qızıl medal ilə başa vurduqdan sonra TQDK – nın 2-ci qrup üzrə ali məktəblərə qəbul ... Read More »

Get a Ticket to the Startup Festival *ship in Finland!


Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: individuals who are 18+ years old, with innovative business start-up ideas Prices: the trip is fully covered for the top three finalists, including flights, accommodation and participation fee waiver Description Global Startup Challenge is an online competition for aspiring entrepreneurs from all over the world. The aim is to empower people from as many ... Read More »

Win a Free Trip to New York!


Deadline: 3 February 2017 Open to: young entrepreneurs all over the world Award: showcase your startup at New York Stock Exchange; get an air ticket to New York Description Kairos Society makes the world even more wonderful by supporting young entrepreneurs all over the world. It was born from the question, what if the great leaders of today knew each other ... Read More »

Rolex Awards for Enterprise 2018


Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: young leaders, between the ages of 18 and 30 years Award: five winners will each receive 98,000 USD Description Applications for the 2018 Rolex Awards for Enterprise are now open. Five Rolex Awards will be offered to Young Leaders, between the ages of 18 and 30 years old, who have a ground-breaking proposal or initiative that ... Read More »

Jumpthegap: 7th Roca International Design Contest


Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: all creative people around the world Award:  prize of  EUR 10,000 and EUR 6,000 will also be awarded Description Registration has opened for the 7th Jumpthegap Roca International Design Contest and all creative people around the world are invited to join. This edition of the competition is a very special as it coincides with Roca’s 100th Anniversary celebration ... Read More »

International Lighting Design Competition


Deadline: 30 January 2017 Open to: anyone intrested in lighting projects, design, environment Award: the total prize fund is USD 8,500, of which USD 5,000 are reserved for the 1st Prize-winning project Description The 3rd edition of the CLUE (Community Lighting for the Urban Environment) International Lighting Design Competition, themed “One for light, light for all” is now open for registration. ... Read More »

NASA Ames Space Settlement Contest


Deadline: 1 March 2017 Open to: students around the world Award: USD 3,000 Description NASA Ames Research Center, San Jose State University, and the National Space Society (NSS) invite all students around the world up to 12th grade (18 years old) to participate in the 2017 edition of their annual Space Settlement Contest. The National Space Society (NSS) invites all 2017 contest participants ... Read More »

The Kiev International Short Film Festival


Deadline: 31 January 2017 (regular deadline) / 28 February 2017 (late deadline) Open to: international filmmakers and students of film schools Awards: Best Film, Best Director, Audience Award/ ‘Jury Special Mention’ (up to 2 awards) Description The Kiev International Short Film Festival will take place April 19 to 23, 2017 in Kiev, Ukraine. The festival is accepting short films (up to 30 minutes) ... Read More »