Youth who have been utilizing the powerful tool of information technology to the attainment of the United Nations Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) are requested to apply for the World Summit Youth Award. The aim of the awards is to demonstrate young people’s potential to create outstanding digital contents and serves as a platform for people from all UN member states to work together in the efforts to reach the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
How to participate?
Young creators of digital content are able to register their products themselves via an online platform. An international young expert jury will then judge the projects/products and select 3 winners and 2 runners-up in each of the six WSYA categories.
The award is in six categories as enumerated below:
- Fight Poverty, Hunger and Disease!
- Education for All!
- Power 2 Women!
- Create your Culture!
- Go Green!
- Pursue Truth!
To learn more kindly visit the WSYA website