Youth Competition 2017/18

The international Centropa competition of youth projects in Ukraine and Moldova!

We announce the international youth competition in Ukraine and Moldova! Create a project in one of the four competition categories on the topic of Jewish history or the development of civil society in the 21st century and win great prizes!

We are pleased to announce that this year, under the project Trans.History, we launch a youth projects competition for students from Ukraine, Moldova and Germany!

Projects will compete in four categories:

  • Movies
  • Graphic stories
  • Photo Stories
  • Social projects

Category: Movies

Want to register your movie to participate in the video contest?

  1. Find tips on creating a video here.
  2. Upload the movie on youtube.com
  3. Go to the Submissions page, send us a link to your movie on YouTube, your name, school name and city.

The step-by-step instructions for creating the video are available in English and Ukrainian on this website. Do you have a question? Do you need help? We are glad to share with you practical tips and solutions. Send us a message through our contact form.


Category: Graphic stories

Want to submit your graphic history to the contest?

  1. See examples of creating graphic stories here.
  2. Choose a biographical story from the Centropa database (preferably from Ukraine or Moldova), review the story and start creating a graphical version, focusing on the following points:
    • Which parts of history are most important?
    • How to tell a story?
    • What will be the basis for the drawings?
    • How and where do we make the necessary historical analysis?
  3. Go to the Submissions page, send us a link to your Graphic Story on any filesharing service, your name, school name and city.

Do you have a question? Do you need help? We are glad to share with you practical tips and solutions. Send us a message through our contact form.


Category: Photo-stories

Want to submit your photo story to the contest?

  1. See examples and practical tips for building a photovoice project in your community here.
  2. Create your own project on the life of your city community using photos backed up by stories.
  3. Go to the Submissions page, send us a link to your project on one of the file-sharing services, your name, the name of the school and the city.

Do you have a question? Do you need help? We are glad to share with you practical tips and solutions. Send us a message through our contact form.


Category: Social projects

This competition category will compete for social projects implemented in your communities you have participated in, or which you consider to have had a qualitative impact on the life of your community/community.

  1. The competition work must contain the following elements:
  2. Analysis of the problem solved / solved by the project
  3. Analysis of the target audience of the project
  4. Analysis of involved parties in the implementation of the project
  5. Expected and actual results of the project
  6. Presentation of the project in a visual form

Go to the Submissions page, and send us a link to your work on one of the file-sharing services, your name, school name and city.


Submission and prizes

Please submit all your competitions entries through the form on our “Submissions” page until January 31, 2018.

The prize fund of this year’s international competition – 1000 Euro!

We are looking forward to your entries!
The Trans.History Team


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