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Calling Teachers and Students: Essay and Photo Contests, Deadline December 31, 2017

November 9, 2017

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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce its two annual international contests: an essay contest for teachers and students on the world's greatest ethical challenge, and a photo contest for students on climate change.

Whether you choose to express yourself in words or in photos, we're looking for thoughtfulness and originality.

The deadline for both contests is December 31, 2017.

Prizes are Amazon Gift Certificates and the winning entries will be posted on Carnegie Council's website.


International Student/Teacher Essay Contest

ESSAY TOPIC: In your opinion, what is the greatest ethical challenge facing the world today?
How does it affect your local community and/or the world? What are the ethical issues involved and how can we work together to overcome this problem?

All teachers, at whatever level, are eligible. All students, from high school students through graduate students, are eligible. Collaborative essays between students and teachers are welcome. Word limit: 1,000-1,500 words. To learn more, click here.


International Student Photo Contest

This year's topic is climate change: Send us your photos that show examples of climate change OR examples of combating or adapting to climate change.

All students of every nationality are eligible. Non-students will be disqualified. The minimum age is 13. To learn more, click here.