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Who can participate?
The competition is open to everyone:
- Schools and universities, both public and private, worldwide
- Public and private institutions and organisations
- Associations, cooperatives and other non profit organisations
- Public and private companies
- Research Centres
- Individual citizens of any age
What type of project?
All projects that were still in operation as of December 31, 2008 and addressed to youth up to 29 years of age and which use new ICT technology for education and training:
- Projects for users up to 10 years old
- Projects for users up to 15 years old
- Projects for users up to 18 years old
- Projects for users up to 29 years old
Projects using ICT to train youth to obtain initial job placement will be judged in a special section.
This year a new category has been dedicated to projects promoting creativity and social innovation.
The Global Junior Challenge rewards projects in all fields of youth education, not only those addressed at schools. There is no geographical or size limitation as the Challenge welcomes everyone: from websites created by middle school students to global projects employing cutting edge technology for online training.
If you are not sure whether your project meets the criteria for submission send us an e-mail
and we will be happy to provide you with our advice.
How to present a project?
or faxing it to: +39-06-42000442
or posting it to:
Fondazione Mondo Digitale
Via Umbria, 7
00187 - Roma - Italy
The deadline for submission is July 30, 2009.