Deadline: 31 December 2016
Applications are inviting from children and young people from around the world for the “Food-Water-Energy Challenge” to gather different interpretations and experiences of the nexus in everyday life.
This competition is being run as part of the (Re) Connect the Nexus research project, exploring young people’s relationship and understanding of the food, water, energy nexus.
- First Prize:
- £300 (Amazon vouchers) for the submitting organisation.
- £150 (Amazon vouchers) for the winning entry.
- Second Prize:
- £150 (Amazon vouchers) for the submitting organisation.
- £100 (Amazon vouchers) for the winning entry
- The ‘Food-Water-Energy’ challenge is open to any school, college, university or youth organisation.
- Entries are welcome from young people under the age of 25.
- Entries are welcome from individuals or teams of up to four people.
- Videos must not exceed 3 minutes in length.
- Videos must address the theme ‘Food, water and energy in my everyday life.
- One must be aware of using soundtracks and images in your video, if these do not have copyright permission they will not be able to be uploaded on to YouTube for online voting.
How to Apply
- A representative from each school, university, college or youth organisation will submit entries on behalf of young people (those under 18)
- The submitting organisation is responsible for obtaining permission of all young people who appear in the video and for this appearing on You Tube
- Upon submission entants must agree to the piece being used by the research team (as data, in project presentations and reports)
- Complete the application form
- Applicants must upload their entry to Dropbox (or other file sharing site) and submit via email.
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For more information, please visit Food-Water-Energy Challenge.