Student Essay Contest and Global Youth Forum 2015: Submit by March 25

70 Students will be selected as delegates to the 2015 United Nations Academic Impact Global Youth Forum where they will create plans of action related to the United Nations Post-2015 Global Development Agenda.

The students will present these plans of action at United Nations Headquarters in New York City.

Airfare, Room and Meals will be provided by ELS Educational Services, Inc.

To participate

Write an essay (2,000 words or less) related to:

The post-2015 global development agenda in the context of the 70th anniversary of the United Nations; and

The definition of new goals reflecting the imperative of global sustainable development that recognises, and is enriched by, cultural and linguistic diversity.

You are encouraged to visit the website HERE for background material in this regard.

Entries must be in an official language of the United Nations that is not your first language and was not your principal language of instruction during your primary or secondary education.

To enter, you must be a full-time university student and must be 18 years of age or older by March 25, 2015. Your participation must be sponsored by a Faculty Member or Authorized Representative at the university you are currently attending.

Essay Submission Deadline

Wednesday March 25, 2015 at 11:59 pm EST

More information HERE.

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  1. Vanya Chaturvedi says:

    Where do we need to send in our entries for this essay competition?

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