The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is an activity within the framework of the UNESCO Global Action Programme (GAP) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

General Competition

The General Competition is an opportunity for entrepreneurs and wannapreneurs of every age.

If you’re under the age of 15 or over the age of 35 (and therefore are not eligible to be part of the Youth Competition) and if your idea or project is not in tourism and you have a concept, solution or initiative with a societal impact that champion and help implement one or more of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals you are welcomed to join.

Submit your Idea

Submit your project

Timeline 2019

March 18, 2019
Competition launch.
Entries are welcomed
May 15, 2019
Voting & commenting begins for all
July 31, 2019
Deadlines for entries
August 31, 2019
Deadlines for votes & comments
September 5, 2019
10 finalists announced in both categories
September 5, 2019
People’s Choice Prize winners announced
September 15, 2019
Deadline for receipt of videos from finalists in both
categories
October 5, 2019
Deadline for Panel of Judges’ selection of the winners
October 19, 2019
Winners announced at Entrepreneurship Summit in Berlin

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Testimonials

Neema Mti Tanzania
Nawrath Minda India
Chloe Huang United States
Elisa Konomi Albania
Louison Mbombo Brazil
Abdisa Bencha Jara Ethiopia
Lateef Ibrahim Nigeria
Shuhra Koofi Afghanistan
Iman Hadi Iran
Ghislain Takam Cameroon
Sokchamreun Peou Cambodia
Faith Muange Kenya
Olorunfemi Dayo Nigeria
Teona Dalakishvili Georgia

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