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Latest awards and prizes for youths and youth-led organizations around the world.

Submit Applications for 2019 COALAR Australia-Latin America Young Entrepreneur Award!

The Council on Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR) is seeking applications for its 2019 Young Entrepreneur Award for two young entrepreneurs whose efforts have contributed to building Australia-Latin America relations. The COALAR Board established the Young Entrepreneur Award to provide an incentive for young, creative and motivated entrepreneurs to deepen Australia Latin America relations. The Award aims to inspire those with existing business and commercial links to expand their … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Freedom Prize – “Our candidate, their fight”!

Applicants are invited to apply for Freedom Prize – “Our candidate, their fight” which is an opportunity for groups of young people supervised by an adult to highlight the work of a public figure or an organisation and their recent fight for freedom. The Freedom Prize pays homage to all those who fought and continue to fight for the ideal of universal peace, created by the Normandy Region, in partnership with the academic authorities and the International Institute of Human Rights and Peace. … [Read more...]

Development Innovations: Inviting Applicants for ‘Young Innovate Cambodia’ Program

Development Innovations (DI) is seeking concept notes for its Youth Innovate Cambodia program that aims to transform innovative ideas from Cambodia individuals into real activities and solutions. Innovations and great ideas can come from anyone, especially young people who see the problems in their communities but often do not have resources to test their potential solutions. Many young people come to DI looking for small funds to kick-start their projects, but don’t have a formal affiliation … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: European Charlemagne Youth Prize 2019!

Deadline: 28 January 2019 The European Parliament and the Foundation of the International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen is inviting young people from all the EU member states to participate in a competition on EU development, integration and European identity issues. Projects can be submitted individually or, preferably, in groups. They should promote European and international understanding; foster the development of a shared sense of European identity and integration; and provide role models … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Applicants are invited to submit applications for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership presented by Cisco to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, as a way to demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving their common goals. Cisco and Global Citizen are united in their belief that young people around the world are leading the way to create and implement solutions to achieve the Global Goals, and to accelerate … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Ideas for Action Competition!

Applications are now open for the 2019 Ideas for Action Competition which is a youth competition centered around financing sustainable development and sponsored by the World Bank Group and the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School. The Ideas for Action competition engages young people from around the world to encourage them to develop and share their ideas for financing solutions to deliver the SDGs. The competition is intended to help catalyze a global conversation … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Prime Minister’s National Youth Awards for Excellence!

The Prime Minister of Jamaica, The Most Honourable Andrew Michael Holness, O.N., M.P., is currently inviting all eligible young persons from members of the public to be nominated for the Prime Minister’s National Youth Awards for Excellence. The PM Awards was started in 1998 as part of the Values and Attitudes Programme of the then government. After a 3-year hiatus, the Awards was restarted last year as a means of recognising and saluting youth (aged 15-24) who have distinguished themselves in … [Read more...]

 2019 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

If you’re 18-35, this is your chance to apply for a grant of up to $22,000 to fund your project on an innovative or emerging scientific issue that will benefit Australia’s primary industries. Grant applications are now open for the 2019 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. The Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (the Science Awards program) is a competitive, annual grants program to support … [Read more...]

Award for Exceptional Young People who are making a difference in their Communities

2019 Commonwealth Young Person of the Year Award is now open for nominations. This Award is offered to exceptional young people who are making a difference in their communities a chance to win a Commonwealth Youth Award. The 2019 edition of the awards, which includes a cash grant and a trip to attend the awards ceremony in London next March, during Commonwealth Week. The awards have been running since 1985 and are delivered in partnership with the Commonwealth Youth Council and the … [Read more...]

2018 Maize-Asia Youth Innovators Awards

The 2018 Maize-Asia Youth Innovators Awards is open for nominations. These awards are part of the efforts that the CGIAR Research Program on Maize (MAIZE) is undertaking to promote youth participation in maize based agri-food systems. These awards recognize the contributions of young women and men below 35 years of age who are implementing innovations in Asian maize-based agri-food systems, including research-for-development, seed systems, agribusiness, and sustainable intensification. The … [Read more...]