The Habitat Young Visionary is someone who feels strongly and can come up with creative solutions. Instituted by India Habitat Centre in 2004, the Award is given to a young voice that articulates and impacts on the mainstream of natural and societal consciousness for the creation of a natural environment where excellence prospers.
The Award presents a platform for motivated agents of change. Participants are required to send across their visions in the form of essays on the topic: ‘India’s Youth energy – Power and Potential -Your Vision’.
India Habitat Center and the National Geographic Channel
(i) The competition is open to Under-graduate students only
(ii) India Habitat Center and the National Geographic Channel present an interesting platform for motivated agents of change. Taglined ‘U can either WAIT for the Change or Be The Change’, IHC calls for enteries for an essay competition on the topic:
Fully funded Summer programme at Cambridge University U.K. Other finalist get to intern with National Geographic Channel and other reputed organisations and NGOs
How to participate?
Send across the essay in 1500-2000 words on the given topic. The essay:
Could be in English or Hindi
Should be the synopsis of a larger, realistic and practical vision
Should be typed in double space on A4 size paper
Should have enclosure of your CV in about 250 words and a bonafide certificate from your institution
The deadline for submitting entries is December 15, 2008.
6th floor, Core 5A
India Habitat Centre
New Delhi 110003
Tel: 011- 43662014