Tuesday, January 19, 2010

International Essay Competition 2010

The World Bank has recently launched it´s annual Essay Competition for the Youth.

The selected topic for this year competition is Youth Unemployment and the central question is: How can you tackle youth unemployment through youth-led solutions?

The iniciative encourages participants to give concrete examples if they have personal experience as a young entrepreneur and if not share  ideas about how would go about creating a business/ work opportunities in their local community/ town/ country.

The submission of the materials for this year contest can be made under two ways: An Essay or a personal video uploaded in Youtube.

Who can participate

The International Essay Competition is open to all young people, students and non-students alike, between the ages of 18 and 25, from all countries of the world.

If you are at least 18 and not older than 25 on May 15, 2010, you are eligible to participate.

For more information visit: www.essaycompetition.org