12 September 2013

2013 Global Sustainable Essay Competition

As the world`s population is on the rise so is energy demand . In fact if nothing is done energy crisis in the nearest future will be unavoidable. The search for alternative, efficient and renewable energy is of top most priority to governments and co-operation.
This essay competition presents an opportunity for students in tertiary institutions (Undergraduate and Postgraduate) to brainstorm on how to tackle the energy challenges facing the world.


This essay competition is open to

  •  students in tertiary institutions
  •  Applicants from all over the world
  • Undergraduate and
  • Postgraduate students

Essay Topic

A Vision for The Decade (2014-2024) of Sustainable Energy for All


Applicants are expected to comply with these guidelines

  •     The essay must be written in English, typed and double-spaced
  •     The essay should contain between 1,200 to 1,500 words (excluding bibliography and citations)
  •     Please include the application form, which can be downloaded from our website
  •     Students must produce their own work and use proper citations where appropriate. Common styles such as APA or MLA are acceptable and should be consistent throughout the essay
  •     References should appear as end notes, not footnotes.

Deadline for submission 

October 28, 2013

Click here to to register


The best essay writer will receive an invitation to 
  • Attend the Global Energy Conference at the United Nations from December 11-12, 2013.
  • To and fro airfare
  • Accommodation
while the  ten top finalist will receive a certificate from  Global Energy Initiative

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