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Martin Offiah

Apply for the Utopia Urban Challenge (multiple prizes)

Apply for the Utopia Urban Challenge (multiple prizes)

Bring your solution for the future of the city. Why is this challenge important? The world as we know it is rapidly changing and Lagos, projected to become the world’s largest megacity by 2100,...
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Apply for Journalism Emergency Relief Fund from Google

Introduction Google has launched a global Journalism Emergency Relief Fund through the Google News Initiative to support small and medium-sized news organizations producing original news for local communities – please see eligibility requirements below....
4 Writing Challenges for the lockdown - multiple prizes & no entry fees

4 Writing Challenges for the lockdown – multiple prizes & no entry fees

A. The Writer Contest (Spring 2020 Short Story Contest). “Submit your best short story for your chance to win $1,000 and publication in our magazine! Any genre is fair game as long as your...
The Children’s Peace Image of the Year

The Children’s Peace Image of the Year (2020)

What does peace look like? The Children’s Peace Image of the Year is an international photo competition for young people. Honorary chair: human rights activist Waris Dirie Take part! We invite you to enter...
Global Peace Photography Awards 2020

The Global Peace Photography Awards 2020

About the Global Peace Photography Awards 2020 The Alfred Fried Photography Award will be held under the new name Global Peace Photo Award, inspired by 1911 Nobel Peace Laureates Alfred Fried and Tobias Asser....
WTO Essaay Award for Young Economists (2020)

WTO Essay Award for Young Economists (2020)

Overview The World Trade Organization (WTO) has issued a call for young economists to submit papers for the 2020 WTO Essay Award. The award aims to promote high-quality research on trade policy and international...
2020 International Photography Awards

2020 IPA Oneshot/Movement Photography Awards ($4,500 prizes)

About the IPA Oneshot/Movement Photo Contest 2020 “Life is a movement, a constant movement in relationship.” Jiddu Krishnamurti – Indian Philosopher This year’s IPA One-Shot special themed competition “MOVEMENT” looks at this concept through...
Todays Christian Living Writing Contest 2020

Today’s Christian Living Writing Contest 2020 (3 prizes)

Contest Summary Submission Deadline: 29th May, 2020Topic: Everyday people who are making a difference for Jesus.Length: 800 to 1,200 words. Prizes 1st Prize: $300 and article publication in the November 2020 issue.2nd Prize: $200...
3 Open Writing Challenges for the lockdown - no entry fees

3 Open Writing Challenges for the lockdown – no entry fees

A. The Writer Contest (Spring 2020 Short Story Contest) “Submit your best short story for your chance to win $1,000 and publication in our magazine! Any genre is fair game as long as your...
Everything Change Climate Fiction Contest 2020

Everything Change Climate Fiction Contest 2020 ($1,000 + $100 consolation prizes)

Contest Summary Deadline: Wednesday the 15th of April, 2020Category: FictionPrizes: First prize is US$1000. Nine (9) finalists will receive prizes of US$100. Description Arizona State University’s Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative is seeking climate...
2020 Slackjaw Humor Writing Challenge

2020 Slackjaw Humor Writing Challenge (cash prizes & bragging rights)

“$2,450 in cash prizes and bragging rights to the winners” Slackjaw About Slackjaw is Medium’s most-read humor publication — with more than 107,000 followers — and we want your funny writing! We also want...
2020 Fall Short Story Contest by The Writer Magazine

The Writer Short Story Contest 2020 ($1,000 & publication)

“Submit your best short story for your chance to win $1,000 and publication in our magazine! Any genre is fair game as long as your submission is a work of fiction under 2,000 words.”...
The Elevate Prize 2020

Call for Applications: The Elevate Prize 2020 ($300,000 funding)

We are looking for leaders, innovators, activists, and risk-takers who are impacting their community every day! Does your work have the potential to elevate humanity and inspire others to act as engines for social...
Maternal and Newborn Health Global Challenge 2020

Maternal & Newborn Health Global Challenge (2020) by MIT Solve (Multiple Prizes)

How can every woman, new mother, and newborn access the care they need to survive and thrive? MIT Solve Challenge Overview Every 11 seconds, a woman or newborn dies of complications related to pregnancy...
MIT Solve Learning for Girls and Women Global Challenge 2020

Learning for Girls & Women Global Challenge 2020 (multiple prizes)

How can marginalized girls and young women access quality learning opportunities to succeed? MIT Solve Challenge Overview Compared to their male counterparts, girls and young women around the world have unequal access to quality...
Good Jobs and Inclusive Entrepreneurship Challenge 2020 by MIT Solve

Good Jobs & Inclusive Entrepreneurship Challenge 2020 (multiple prizes)

How can marginalized populations access and create good jobs and entrepreneurial opportunities for themselves? MIT Solve Challenge Overview NOTE: This Challenge is presented with the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy’s (IDE) Inclusive Innovation...