Essay Competition on Modern Leadership

Deadline: 30 September 2014
Open to: everyone is welcomed
Award: 1.500 US dollars for winner, 500 US dollars for runner-up


WOLFoundation is a non-profit organization aimed at encouraging dialog and fresh thinking on subjects related to pressing questions related to society, politics, business and environment. They are organizing an Annual Essay Competition where they provide you a chance to tell your story and give the world your point of view. They will be looking for ideas presented in high quality, non-technical style. They will rate any opinion on socio-environmental issues and they will be a subject of debate or point of view.


The contest is open to all individuals across the globe.


The theme for the 2014 competition is “Leadership: What are the characteristics of effective leadership for the 21st Century?” They are encouraging you to focus on the nature of leadership itself rather than on the specifics of issues that leaders should be addressing. The Award for the winner will be 1.500 US dollars and for the runner-up the prize weights 500 US dollars.


Submit your entry by email to .
Your entry must be submitted as a digital file saved in Microsoft Word (.doc) format. Do not send the essay text in the body of an email. Manuscripts must be written in English, double spaced, no longer than 2,000 words and contain no abstract, list of references or footnotes.

Additional information is provided on their official webpage and also please read the terms and conditions before you apply.

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