The Goi Peace Foundation invites students and individuals to take part in the 2020 International Essay Contest for Young People. The main motive of organizing this essay contest is to harness the energy, creativity, and initiative of the world’s youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. It also aims to inspire society to learn from young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world.
The theme of 2020 International Essay Contest for Young People is “A Letter from Myself in 2030”. Candidates should imagine what an ideal world ten years from now would be like and write a letter from yourself in 2030 to your present (2020) self, in which they describe the state of the world, the way people are living, and what them, themselves, are doing in society. In addition, candidates should include any important message that you might wish to tell their present self.
The following awards will be given in the Children’s category and Youth category respectively:
Furthermore, 25 honorable mentions candidates will get the certificate. The first prize winners will the opportunity to attend the award ceremony in Tokyo, Japan in November 2020 and will receive the Minister of Education Award. The Goi Peace Foundation will cover all the travel expenses. In addition to that, additional awards (Recognition for Effort, Best School Award, School Incentive Award) are also available.
Candidates must submit their entries by June 15, 2020.
|Type of Opportunity||Competitions and Awards|
|Organizer||Goi Peace Foundation|