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APPLY TO BE A DIANA AWARD YOUNG JUDGE_

 We are on the lookout for young people to sit on our 2020 Diana Award judging panels.

This is a great opportunity for you to network with fellow judges who are experts in the youth sector, as well as making your CV stand out, developing your analytical skills and the chance to attend a Diana Award Ceremony. It’s also a really rewarding and inspiring process.

 DEADLINE: WEDNESDAY 12 FEBRUARY 2020

APPLY NOW!

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF EDUCATION_

This month’s blog spotlights International Day of Education taking place on 24th January, which highlights the importance of education as a universal human right.

Nikhiya is a Legacy Award recipient from 2017 who has been working to improve access to education in India. Here she explains more about her journey as an activist and why she believes education can change the world.

READ NIKHIYA'S BLOG

OPPORTUNITIES_

DO YOU HAVE A BUSINESS IDEA THAT TACKLES A GLOBAL CHALLENGE?

Just IMAGINE if… is an annual international social enterprise and innovation competition, with a prize worth over £100,000, open to anyone across the globe who has a business idea which tackles at least one of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

The winner will receive research and business support from Durham University and sponsors.

 APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON SUNDAY 2 FEBRUARY 2020

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HAVE YOUR SAY IN HOW EMPLOYERS AND GOVERNMENT EMPOWER AND SUPPORT YOUNG PEOPLE 

Aged 16-25 and live in England? Passionate about young people overcoming barriers to get into work? Keen to have your voice heard at a national level?

Youth Future Foundation are recruiting for two additional Directors to join their current Board and both roles are reserved for young people living in England who have experience of facing challenges when trying to get into work.

 APPLICATIONS CLOSE WEDNESDAY 15 JANUARY 2020 AT 09:00AM GMT

APPLY HERE

ARE YOU A U.S. RESIDENT PASSIONATE ABOUT FILMMAKING?

The AT&T Film Awards recognises aspiring creators who are shaping the future of entertainment through innovative and immersive filmmaking while sharing their unique stories.

They are supporting and rewarding excellence in filmmaking with $60,000 in cash and prizes, featured screenings during SHAPE at the Warner Bros. Studios in June 2020, and the opportunity to network with industry executives.
 

GENERAL APPLICATIONS CLOSE THURSDAY 30 APRIL 2020 11:59 PM EST.

 YOUTH CATEGORY APPLICATIONS (AGED 13-18) CLOSE FRIDAY 24
JANUARY 2020 AT 11:59 PM EST

APPLY HERE
WHAT'S HAPPENING?

If you are working on a social action campaign, it can be useful to tie your work into awareness days. Here are some that are coming up:
 

24 January – International Day of Education

4 February – World Cancer Day

6 February – International Day of Zero Tolerance to FGM

11 February – International Day of Women and Girls in Science

20 February – World Day of Social Justice
 

If you have any questions or want to write about an issue for our blog page, just get in touch
Kind regards,
 
Saraniya Thayaparan
Award & Development Programme Officer
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