Goi Peace Foundation hosts essay contest [Worldwide]

Posted on 21 avr 2020 dans Specialized Topics

Children and young adults up to 25 years old can enter this essay contest endorsed by UNESCO.

The Goi Peace Foundation presents its 2020 International Essay Contest for Young People, inviting youth to write on this year's theme: "A letter from myself in 2030.”

Contestants must write a letter from 2030 to their present (2020) self, in which they describe the state of the world, the way people are living, and what they are doing in society. 

Essays must be 700 words or less, typed or printed in English, French, Spanish or German or 1,600 characters or less in Japanese.

The first-place winner will receive a certificate and prize of JPY100,000 (US$900) and will be invited to the award ceremony in Tokyo, Japan, scheduled for November 2020.

The deadline is June 15.