Essay contest of the EastWest Institute

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Essay contest of the EastWest Institute

To all of the future decision makers of Europe!!!

Imagine a EUROPE without borders!

 there will be a peaceful Europe without ethnic conflicts
 there will be a democracy where all sectors of civil society are
 there will be a Europe without social inequality
 there will be a Europe without corruption, violence
 there will be a Europe neighborhood without dividing lines

But how?

Write an essay of how YOU would construct such a European
neighbourhood from the point of view of the country or your residence.

This Essay contest will give you an opportunity to write an Essay in
English of about max 800 words, of your OWN Vision of how YOU would
construct the Europe without borders of YOUR Choice.

An international Jury will evaluate your essay and give awards for
first, second and third place.

- 1st Prize: 300 Euros and publication of your full essay in an EWI
publication on the effects of EU enlargement AND a Letter of
Recognition by Martti Ahtisaari, former President of Finland, European
Chairman of the East West Institute.
- 2nd Prize: 200 Euros and book prize 
- 3rd, 4th and 5th Prize: 100 Euros and book prize

All essays submitted will be acknowledged by name in an EWI
publication. The list of winners and participants will be announced on
the EWI website towards end of January.

Participants to the Essay contest should be enrolled students under 35
years of age, residing either in Albania, Belarus, Bosnia, Bulgaria,
Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Federal Republic of Yugoslavia,
FYROM (Macedonia), Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland,
Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia and 

Interested? Send us your essay by the 10th of January, either by email or by post: 95 Avenue Milcamps, 1030 Brussels,
Belgium. For any questions and your submission contact Michal Pesta,
EWI Brussels Centre email:


Michal Pesta
Research Assistant
East West Institute
Brussels Centre
Tel: +32 2 511 05 66
Fax: +32 2 640 05 42
mobile: +32 485 934 420
95, Avenue Milcamps
1030 Brussels, Belgium

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