Foundation / Corporation
Population Connection - Population Education - World of 7 Billion
02/27/20 5:00 PM ET
Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 through 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three global issues: Sustaining Water Systems, Ensuring Economic Opportunities, and Improving Climate Resiliency. Entries must be a digital video, no more than 60 seconds in length. Videos must include information about how population growth impacts the issue and at least one idea for a sustainable solution.
Consider narrowing your focus by concentrating on a subtheme within your topic. Possible subthemes include:
GrantWatch ID#: 177778
There will be twelve high school winners and six middle school winners. 50 cash prizes will be awarded to the best video in each state. Six cash prizes will be awarded to the best international video by world region (Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, North America, and South America).
High School Winners (for each category):
- First place: $1,000
- Second place: $500
- Honorable mentions (2): $250
Middle School (for each category):
- First place: $500
- Runner up: $250
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
If you run into any problems with the form and/or uploading your video, please email Worldof7Billion@populationconnection.org.
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USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA)
Canada: Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Northwest Territories; Nova Scotia; Nunavut; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan; Yukon;
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.
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