High school and university students from all over the world are welcome to participate in The World Youth Essay Competition. There is no topic restriction and you are free to write about topics such as aspects of society, environmental issues, science and technology, global affairs, and more. Winners will be invited to Germany for a special winner ceremony with all flight and accommodation expenses covered. The deadline is on 31 March 2018.
Both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to submit their works for the Leica Oskar Barnack Awards. Entry submissions must be a self-contained series of images in which the photographer perceives and documents the interaction between man and the environment with acute vision and contemporary visual style – creative, groundbreaking and innovative. Entries will be accepted exclusively as online submissions between March 1 and April 5, 2018.
University students in programming and industry professionals from Europe, the Middle East and Africa are welcome to apply for the Hash Code Competition. It is a team programming competition organized by Google. In the program, you pick your team and programming language, and Google picks a real-life engineering problem for you to solve.
Would you like to win £2,200 sterling, a trip to London and have your play broadcast across the world on BBC World Service? If so, the 2018 International Radio Playwriting Competition is now open to entries! There are three prizes to be won. The competition is open from 3 October 2017 to 31 January 2018.
The Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) is to announce the 2018 cycle of the Wheelwright Prize, an open international competition that awards $100,000 to a talented early-career architect to support travel-based research. The deadline for submissions is January 14, 2018.
Keeping in mind the Foundation’s ethos, which is that the word is the tool of coexistence between different cultures, religions and ideologies, the V Edition of competition is open, under the motto: The Word, bridging the gap between different cultures and religions. An overall first prize of 20,000 dollars is awarded for the best story in any of the languages authorized in the contest. The deadline is on 23rd November.
Jacobs Startup Competition is an annual event organised by students and for students from all over the world. The competition takes place in Jacobs University, an international university situated in the city of Bremen, Germany. Participants will be able to share their ideas and receive feedback from successful entrepreneurs through the one-to-one mentorship process, as well as win thousands in euros to kick-start their venture! The deadline for applications is on November 26.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) is launching a global media competition to recognize exemplary media coverage on labour migration.The objective is to encourage quality reporting on labour migration. The competition closes on 27th of October.
Teams of young people from all over the world that drafts a forward-looking, innovative, and workable model treaty that aims to encourage investment in climate change mitigation and adaptation are welcome to compete for the Stockholm Treaty Lab Au Prize 2017. Participants must register their intent to participate in the competition no later than 1 September 2017, and submit their entries no later than 1 December 2017.