III. EU-LAC Essay Contest on the Bi-Regional Partnership

In response to its mandate, and also recognising the potential of the bi-regional dialogue between the European Union, Latin America and the Caribbean, the EU-LAC Foundation launches the following call for the Third EU-LAC Essay Contest on global and/or sectorial issues concerning the bi-regional partnership.

The main purpose of the EU-LAC Essay Contest is to encourage the writing of essays on topics of relevance to the bi-regional partnership, and, in particular, analytical papers aimed at increasing mutual understanding and offering pertinent ideas on the strengthening of cooperation between both regions.

The essays submitted for the 2022 edition of the EU-LAC Essay Contest should focus on the future of education and the opportunities for bi-regional cooperation to advance in an inclusive, quality- based and sustainable transformation of the education sector.

Deadline: 13 November 2022

Award

  • The essay that takes first place will be awarded a prize of 2,500 euros (two thousand five hundred euros) as an advance on publication rights.
  • The essay in second place will be awarded a prize of 1,500 euros (one thousand five hundred euros) as an advance on publication rights.
  • The essay that takes third place will be awarded a prize of 1,000 euros (one thousand euros) as an advance on publication rights.

Access the application documents in the attachment.