Certificates and gifts will be mailed to the winners in December 2016.
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Grand Prize winner – Democracy that Delivers for Entrepreneurs: Chandrima Padmanabhan (India) “Entrepreneurship in India: The Evolution of the Pedestrian Pariah.” Chandrima will attend CIPE’s Democracy that Delivers for Entrepreneurs conference on April 9-10 in Chicago.
’s Open Future initiative was begun last year to make the case for political, economic and social freedoms at a time when these values are under assault. Despite efforts by government, business and individuals to curtail the trend, carbon emissions are still rising.
CIPE is pleased to announce the winners of the fifth annual International Youth Essay competition today.
This year we received more than 300 entries from 62 countries, including Belarus, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Iraq, Jamaica, Paraguay, and Russia.Though good writing is important, judges will make allowances for those for whom English is not their first language.Essayists should email their submissions by July 31st 2019, with the subject “Open Future essay contest” to: Open [email protected] Deadline: July 20 2013 The Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC), a non-governmental, non-profit organization founded in 1993 seeks to create a world where all people are treated with equal respect and dignity and where women and young people have equality and access to basic reproductive information and services. WHARC is proud to announce its 2013 International Youth Day Essay Contest aimed at drawing the attention of Nigerian youth to its social change agenda for young people. Can I submit an article that has been published before? All submissions must be the author’s original work, and should not have been previously published anywhere Q. In WHARC, we are concerned about how youth can be involved in national development and how their voices can be heard and respected by national leaders and policymakers. 5 essays adjudged to be the best would be shortlisted and put on our facebook page for people to vote. The other 2 with the highest likes will win the 2nd and 3rd prizes respectively. Is there anything else you can tell me about how to stand out from the crowd? Submitting your essay in the proper format is essential, but the content of your essay is the most important part. We are particularly concerned about the limited provisions made for youth development in our national frameworks. If you write a fantastic essay that doesn’t address the central topic you won’t win. Check grammar and spelling and try to make sentences concise. This contest leaves lots of room to address the subject in a variety of ways. The three categories this year were Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Inclusive Growth, and Social Transformations.The winners were selected by an international panel of judges including CIPE’s partners from business associations, think tanks, and other international development organizations around the world, as well as CIPE staff.Describe your concrete ideas for an ideal education.GUIDELINES:1st prize winners will be invited to the award ceremony in Tokyo, Japan scheduled for November 2016.