International Contests for Learners

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Check out Mara’s blog entry explaining the why behind connecting learning to international contests.

Global Social Leaders– Annual Contest typically. Launches in September; Finishes in May.

World of 8 Billion– Annual Video Creation Contest connected to climate change, gender equality and/or waste. Already launched. Video due by 22Feb23. Available to all learners grades 6-12 (US levels or equivalents.)

PACTFul– Jacob’s Institute sponsored contest- Usually annual. This year’s information has not been posted.

Mogford Writing Contest– creative writing contest in Oxford, UK. Must be 18 years and older. Usually launches in the fall.

What other contests are you aware of? Please share!