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Prizes & Competitions

Budding young scientist? Inspired inventor? Human rights journalist? Talented screenwriter or photographer? The EU recognises outstanding achievements in all these fields and more. Click on the categories below to find out more about the EU’s regular competitions and how to enter.

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What does science mean to you?

What: Photo contest! Science is all around us. From quirky phenomena to stunning science in action, we want to see what’s grabbing your attention. Take your camera now and win a trip to Warsaw (Poland) to attend the European Union Contest for Young Scientists or a trip to Ispra (Italy) to visit the Joint Research Centre!

Who: Team of three people with at least two girl members (citizens and residents of one of the 28 European Union Member States between the ages of 13 and 18)

Deadline: 12/03/2014

Shining Stars of Europe

What: EC Representation in Luxembourg organised this video competition asking you to show us your wish for Europe in a video clip of less than 90 seconds!

We are Europe poster

Who: Everybody is welcome to participate, all ages and all over the planet

Deadline: 01/05/2014

What does an enlarged EU mean to you?

What: Writing competition! Share your views with us in an article (max 700 words) or in up to three blog features/articles (max 700 words altogether). Get creative and win a trip to Brussels and an e-reader! 

Who: Individuals between 15 and 25 years old (both included)

Deadline: 11/05/2014



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