CONTEST "GET LOOPED WITH THE LESSONS FROM THE NATURE"
“Golden walnut” , the first network on education for sustainable development in Bulgaria, run by the methods of non-formal education, announces a national contest with a focus on environmental protection and the role of human involvement.
You can click here to see the competition in the native language.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
Category for students
Which is the most interesting science class that you had so far? What science class are you dreaming of? Tell us about the best class on environmental protection and human activity, which you attended or want to attend, by sending us:
-drawing – a photograph of the drawing in digital format or drawing in digital format along with a brief description of it, clarifying whether it is the idea of class you want to have or you have already attended,
-video- link (link from youtube, vimeo, vbox7 or another website for sharing) with your video of maximum duration of 10 minutes along with a brief description of it, clarifying whether it is the idea of class you want to have or you have already attended.
For participation will be allowed only school teams, consisting of maximum three students, from 8 th to 12 th grade, and one of their teachers.
Category for teachers
Do you have an idea how to teach one extraordinary science class? Describe it in free text up to one A4 sheet.
Category for not-for-profit organizations and institutions engaged in educational activities
Provide us with your most successful educational initiative or activity, by sending us:
- free text description up to one A4 sheet; or
- photograph and free text description along with it up to one A4 sheet; or
- video- link (link from youtube, vimeo, vbox7 or another website for sharing) with video with maximum duration of 10 minutes and a brief free text description up to one A4 sheet.
Category for socially responsible businesses
If your business has an active attitude to education as a tool to achieve sustainable development, you can participate in the competition, by providing us with your best practices or innovations (services, games, toys, books, etc.) in the field of biodiversity or extracurricular education. Send us a free text description up to one A4 sheet and attach illustrating materials at your discretion.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE?
Submit your proposals by 10.02.2016 to email@example.com or to postal address: Sofia, 51-59 Tsaribrodska Str., ent. А, fl. 1, FAO Foundation „Ecocentric“(date of postmark shall prevail). Do not forget to write your names, school/organization, address, e-mail and telephone.
By participating in this contest you agree that your proposals and names shall be publicly announced and published in print and online media. Anyone interested can participate with up to 3 proposals in their category. Proposals are accepted only in Bulgarian language and for activities carried out on the territory of the country.
DEADLINE FOR PARTICIPATION :
10.01.2016 - 10.02.2016
HOW THE CONTEST WILL TAKE PLACE?
The proposals submitted within the deadline will be evaluated by the jury, which will select winners and runners-up in each category. Winners will be announced on the website zlatenoreh.net and https://www.facebook.com/ourbg .
The prizes will be awarded in March during the closing event of the project Platform for promotion and quality of education for sustainable development". All winners will be notified by email too.
The three best ideas in the category Students will receive informal training weekend in the youth interpretation eco-camping in the village of Ochin dol (municipality of Mezdra), Natural park Vratsa Balkan.
All participants are provided with accommodation, food and two-day activity. The transport costs are borne by the participants.
The three best ideas in the category Teachers and the three best ideas in category Non-for-profit organizations and institutions will receive informal training weekend in the "School in Nature" in the village of Gudevitsa, Smolyan.
All participants are provided with accommodation, food and two-day activity. The transport costs are borne by the participants . In the category of non-for-profit organizations and institutions the awards apply to one representative of the winning organization .
The three best ideas in the category socially responsible businesses will receive an honorary statuette "Golden nut" and free advertising positioning in the first in Bulgaria network on education for sustainable development "Golden nut".
For more information , and questions, write to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit https://www.facebook.com/ourbg or zlatenoreh.net .
The project "Platform for promotion and quality of education for sustainable development” is implemented with the financial support of NGO Programme in Bulgaria under the European economic area financial mechanism 2009-2014 - www.ngogrants.bg