Deadline; May 21, 2021
Applications are open for the Canon Young Champion of the Year Award 2021. They are looking for the next young person who has campaigned for a good cause around a social or environmental issue.
If you are passionate about supporting a local or global issue, and are between 9-21 years old, then you can submit an entry to this free-to-enter category of the Global Good Awards 2021, sponsored by Canon EMEA. The Global Good Awards are all about rewarding businesses, NGOs, charities and social enterprises of all shapes and sizes for doing good globally and to encourage the development of engaged and ethical business practices.
Whether it be mental health, cyber-bullying, well-being, environmental sustainability, education, charity activism, animal welfare, diversity & inclusion or any subject linked to the SDGs, they want to hear how you are making people aware of the issue you are championing.
- All finalist entries will receive unlimited tickets to the 2021 virtual ceremony.
- The finalist entries will each receive a Canon SELPHY Square QX10 and winners a Canon EOS entry level DSLR (model TBC) and a certificate.
- Applicant must be within the age of 9 to 21 at the time of the entry deadline. If you are under 18, an adult will need to submit the entry on your behalf.
- You must still be actively championing the work associated with your submission.
The judges will be looking for a heart-felt story, with supporting photos, showing how you have drawn attention to the issue you are championing. You may submit weblinks to published work or images, social media, or a video to demonstrate the reach you have gained so far.
To enter, you will need to submit up to 1000 supporting words and up to 6 images to tell your story.
For more information, visit Young Champion Award.