UNESCO GAPMIL International Awards in France

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is pleased to invite applications for the GAPMIL Awards Program. This call is intended to international students who are satisfying the given qualifications. The application deadline for the GAPMIL Awards is September 11, 2017.

Program Description
The aim of these awards is to support international information/library, media and technology specialists, educators, artists, activists, researchers, policy makers, NGOs, associations and other groups integrating MIL (media and information literacy) in an innovative way in their work and related activities.

Award Value
Awards will cover the following: Work in any area/sector can be recognized, as long as the activities reflect the integration of media and information literacy concepts, including intercultural dialogue, in education, research, policy, advocacy and the communication and information industries (including cultural industries).

Level and Area of Studies
Non – degree program in the field of Education, Entertainment, Health, Finance, Creativity, Peacemaking, Cultural Diversity, Environment, Poverty Reduction, Human Rights and Migration.

Place of Study
The program will be taken in France.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • International students are eligible to apply for the award.
  • Nominations should describe how the nominee’s work and activities impact specific groups or society at large.
  • Nominations should describe how the nominee’s practices do influence or could influence the media and Information Literacy field at large, in a local or global context.
  • Nominations should provide links to pictures, video clips or testimonials and any other published content (if appropriate) produced by the nominee.
  • Formal and non-formal approaches are welcome in the information/library media, communication and education sectors, and in relevant practices in each subject.

Applicants’ Nationality
International students are invited to apply these GAPMIL Awards.

Application Instruction
Applications for the GAPMIL Awards Program should be made online through the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
September 11, 2017.

Website and Application Link