POSTCARD CONTEST

CONTESTPostcard contest - terms and regulations

About the postcard contest

The postcard contest form part of the international project called GLOBAL PLACE: Global Partnership for Learning, Acting, Creating and Educating involving 17 partners from 16 different countries: Spain, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Italy, Greece, France, Vietnam, India, Nepal, Philippines, Thailand, Kenya, Malawi, Nicaragua and Peru in order to achieve together the following goals:

Strengthen a network of organizations with common vision on volunteers exchange and sustainable development,

Create a response to the post-2015 development agenda in the sphere of youth,

Foster cooperation and improve the quality in the field of EVS Exchange.

Eligibility

The contest is open to all young people who:

  • are 35 years old or younger
  • are from Spain, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Italy, Greece, France, Vietnam, India, Nepal, Philippines, Thailand, Kenya, Malawi, Nicaragua or Peru
  • there is no limitation of number of postcards that can be submitted by one person.
  • Designs must be original, appropriate for all audiences, not offensive or derogatory.
  • There is no specific technique required. Participants are free to be creative and use the technique that best fits their postcard idea.
  • All submissions must be in JPEG format. Submissions displaying copyright notes, watermarks, signatures, and other written information will NOT be accepted.
  • Each postcard design needs to include the full name of the goal, that is representing

Guidelines

Postcard Size: 12 cm x 16,8cm used in either a horizontal or vertical format. The surface must be flat with no moving parts or additions.

Design: All designs must be on one side of the postcard. On the opposite side the organizers claims the right to include the information about the project, sustainable development goals and funding institutions.  

Postcard Theme

The contest aims to create visual representation of the Sustainable Developmtn Goals.

One postcard should represent one of the golas:

Goal 1-End poverty in all its forms everywhere

Goal 2-End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture

Goal 3-Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Goal 4-Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all

Goal 5-Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Goal 6-Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all

Goal 7-Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

Goal 8-Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all

Goal 9-Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

Goal 10-Reduce inequality within and among countries

Goal 11-Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

Goal 12-Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Goal 13-Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts*

Goal 14-Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development

Goal 15-Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss

Goal 16-Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels

Goal 17-Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development

For more information about the Sustainable Development Goals click here: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgsproposal

How to submit:

All people who want to participate in the contest needs to submit thir work via submission form: http://goo.gl/forms/UDFIdkMkdR

The deadline for submission is 31st of May.

Selection of winners

There will be 3 winners of the contest,

The process of selection of winners has two phases:

  1. Voting via Facebook – all the submissions will be posted on www.facebook.com/bevolunteer.net within 2 working days from submission date. Voting is based on “number of Likes” on Facebook only. 8 postcards per country with the biggest number of ¨likes¨ by 31st of May 12:00 (GMT +2) will participate in the second stage of selection.
  2. Evaluation by experts – there will be a consortium of 4 experts and project coordinator created, that will decide upon the winners.
  3. The winners will be informed by 15th of June 2015
  4. By participating in this contest, participants assume all responsibility for their submission, and acknowledge and irrevocably agree that the promoter shall not in any manner be liable for legal action, damages, third party interruption and/or any error arising from this promotion.
  5. Prizes and gifts are non-exchangeable for cash.

Awards & Prizes

The 3 winners will be awarded the tablet.

Additionally, the postcards of the winners, will be printed and widely distributed.

Other terms

All submitted entries become the property of Cazalla Intercultural and may be used by us for any purpose whatsoever without compensation to the entrant. Entries will not be acknowledge or returned.

Only non-commercial work may be submitted.

By submitting to the contest you are admitting copyright ownership of everything submitted.

By entering the Contest, you (entrant), agree to comply with and be bound by the following official contest rules. Please review the Rules carefully. If you do not agree to the Rules in their entirety, you are not permitted to enter the Contest.

Cazalla Intercultural reserves the right to amend these official rules. All decisions about entry eligibility, disqualification, selection of contest finalists, and awards of prizes are within the sole and complete discretion of Cazalla Intercultural.