APCEIU/SEAQIL Global Citizenship Education Storytelling Contest 2019

APCEIU/SEAQIL Global Citizenship Education Storytelling Contest 2019

Deadline: October 31, 2019

Applications are open for the Global Citizenship Education Storytelling Contest 2019. Acknowledging the value of storytelling to foster global citizenship, Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) and SEAMEO QITEP in Langugae (SEAQIL) are co-organizing “the Global Citizen Education Storytelling Contest” with the theme “Stories of Global Citizens in My Neighborhood”.

They aim to collect and disseminate GCED-related stories to promote the value and necessity of GCED and provide teachers with the opportunities to develop their capacity to foster global citizenship through storytelling.


  • Prize Money for the Winners
    • USD $1,000/story for 3 in-service teachers
    • USD $700/story by 3 students of teacher-training institutions
  • Publication Opportunities: The selected stories will be
    • Uploaded on the organizers’ websites and published in their magazines such as APCEIU’s SangSaeng
    • Used in various publications and workshops (as reference materials) of SEAMEO QITEP in Language and APCEIU


  • Open to in-service and pre-service teachers of SEAMEO Member Countries (teachers in formal, non-formal and informal educational institutions and pre-service teachers (students of teacher-training institutions)).
  • SEAMEO Member Countries are Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Leste and Vietnam.


  1. Download and read carefully the Concept Note
  2. Download and fill-in the Application Form
  3. Submit your completed application form and your story to [email protected]

For more information, visit GCED Storytelling Contest.