Aksakovo Municipality in Partnership with the Municipality of Setubal (Portugal), Municipality of Igualada (Spain), Municipality of Nughedu Santa Vittoria (Italy) and civil-society organization Bio Network Association organized a contest for a poetry titled “The Europe, we want to be!”.
The contest is organized within the framework of project “Europe in the Future - Multifaceted and Unified”, co-financed as per program “Europe for Citizens” of the European Union.
The general objective of the project is to foster European citizenship and to improve conditions for civic and democratic participation at Union level by developing citizens' understanding of the Union policy making-process, its history and diversity and promoting opportunities for societal and intercultural engagement.
Right of participation will have European citizens between 7 and 29 years of age.
The contest will be held in three age categories:
Individuals below 18 years of age can take part with the consent of their parents or legal representatives.
The contest for poetry “The Europe, we want to be!” is related to direction Democratic engagement and civic participation in program "Europe for Citizens" . The program “Europe for Citizens” for the period 2014-2020 is an important tool which aims the 500 million residents of the Union to receive a more active role in the development of the Union. Through financing schemes and activities where the citizens can take part, the program promotes common history and shared values of Europe and promotes the sense of engagement with regards to Union’s development.
For participation in the contest not allowed will be poetries sent with inaccurate or incomplete information as well as without a signed application form for participation.
Materials for participation shall be sent until 17 o’clock on January 31st, 2017.
Each participant may take part with one poetry only. Once sent the poetry cannot be withdrawn or replaced. Every next poetry sent by one and the same participant will be disqualified. Every participant will receive on his electronic mail confirmation for successful registration of the material that he/she takes part in the contest with.
Announcement of contest results and awarding the winners will be in May 2017.
Categories: 21-29 age and 14-20 age
Category: 7-13 age
Presented personal data will serve only for the purposes of the contest in conformity with the Collecting and Storing Personal Data Act and will not be presented to third parties. Personal data will serve for identifying the winners in the contest and their respective awarding.
When sending the poetry for participation in the contest the participant declare that they are familiar and agree with the contest conditions.
All issues and cases not foreseen in those rules are liable to specific decision by the jury.