Co-authored essays are not accepted. All entrants receive a Certificate of Participation and one Winner and Runner-up from the Senior and Junior categories will win a trip to London for a week of educational and cultural events.
Teachers and youth directors may submit a collection of essays from their class or group. Guidelines Essays may be submitted by anyone up to 25 years old as of June 30, in one of the following age categories: a Children ages up to 14 b Youth ages 15 — 25 Essays must be words or less in English, French, Spanish or German; or characters or less in Japanese, typed or printed.
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The winner of the International Student Essay Contest will be announced on our website and social media the week of September 23, All prize winners will be announced in November on the Goi Peace Foundation web site www. Related Content:. Please note, however, that only the essay itself will be considered in the selection process.
It is our pleasure to present the following finalists essays.
GET your Certificate online 20th Anniversary Special Edition This annual essay contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, creativity and initiative of the world's youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development.