The theme for this year's contest is "My project to create positive change in my environment. How can I foster sustainable development in my community." The deadline for entry is June 30, 2008. First prize winners will receive a cash award and a trip to Japan.
Please see the complete guidelines below. The same information can be found on the Goi Peace Foundation website: http://www.goipeace.or.jp/english/activities/programs/0801_00.htm
To read winning essays from last year's contest, go to http://www.goipeace.or.jp/english/activities/programs/0702.htm
Please spread the information about the essay contest to young people in your network.