A writing opportunity for Sri Lanka Unites School chapters!
International Student/Teacher Essay Contest
COMPETITION DEADLINE: December 31, 2012
December 5, 2012
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces
its fourth annual International Essay Contest. This competition is open
to both teachers and students anywhere in the world.
change, to terrorism, to global financial crises, many of the greatest
problems facing us in the 21st century transcend national borders. All
involve ethical issues, such as fairness, rights, and responsibilities.
So as part of the Council's three-year Centennial project, "Ethics for a Connected World,"
we are asking thought leaders around the world to identify the greatest
ethical questions facing the planet and how individuals, organizations,
and countries should respond.
But the project would not be
complete without input from students and teachers like you. What do you
think? What is the world's greatest challenge, and how does it affect
both your local community and the world? What are the ethical issues
involved and how can we work together to overcome this problem? ESSAY TOPIC: In your opinion, what is the greatest ethical challenge or dilemma facing the planet? ESSAY REQUIREMENTS:
Format: Word document, or email. English language entries only.
COMPETITION DEADLINE: December 31, 2012 HOW TO ENTER:
This competition is open to teachers and students of all nationalities.
All teachers, at whatever level, are eligible.
students, from high school students through to graduate students, are
eligible. Non-students are automatically disqualified.
Collaborative essays between students and teachers are welcome.
Please email your entries to email@example.com. Please include your full name, address, email, age, and affiliation. PRIZES: 1st prize: $250 Amazon Gift Certificate 2nd prize: $150 Amazon Gift Certificate 3rd prize: $75 Amazon Gift Certificate
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