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2023 World Bank’s International Corruption Hunters Alliance Blog Contest

2023 World Bank’s International Corruption Hunters Alliance Blog Contest

2023 World Bank’s International Corruption Hunters Alliance Blog Contest

The 2023 World Bank’s International Corruption Hunters Alliance Blog Contest presents a unique opportunity exclusively for remarkable individuals between the ages of 18 to 28 hailing from Sub-Saharan Africa. Entrants from this region are invited to submit their exceptional blog entries, vying for the chance to embark on a sponsored journey to the Forum held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. This prestigious contest not only recognizes outstanding talent but also serves as a platform for these young visionaries to contribute their perspectives on combating corruption. By offering this sponsored trip, the contest not only rewards excellence but also fosters engagement and dialogue on this critical issue within the Sub-Saharan African community.

In this compelling contest, the focus lies on illuminating the power of youth collaboration with their respective governments and civil society organizations to raise their voices against corruption. The contest prompts applicants to delve into the profound subject of combating the adverse impacts of corruption on society. By encouraging young minds to share their insights, this contest endeavors to ignite a powerful conversation and inspire meaningful action in the relentless pursuit of a corruption-free world.

The contest submissions will be evaluated based on originality, clarity, practicality, and potential impact on development. Two winners will have the opportunity to attend the International Corruption Hunter’s Alliance forum or receive a $500 prize. Additionally, outstanding entries may be published on the World Bank’s website, providing broader visibility for the participants’ ideas.

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Requirements and eligibility criteria for 2023 World Bank’s International Corruption Hunters Alliance Blog Contest:

  • Applicants must be a citizen of one of the 48 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 28 on May 31, 2023.
  • Applicants must not have been a winner of previous editions.
  • Applicant’s submissions must be their original work. The World Bank Group reserves the right to test every entry with anti-plagiarism software.
  • Applicants are to submit their entries before the application deadline as late entries will be disqualified automatically.
  • Applicant’s blog post length should not exceed the following limits: 500 words in English and 650 words in French.
  • The World Bank Group reserves the right to research and verify the eligibility of any entrant.

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Application Procedure for 2023 World Bank’s International Corruption Hunters Alliance Blog Contest (How to apply);

The interested applicant who wants to apply for the 2023 World Bank’s International Corruption Hunters Alliance Blog Contest, should submit their original blog entry by May 20, 2023, in either English or French. The blog entry should delve into their unique perspectives on combating corruption and its detrimental effects on society. To ensure proper submission, applicants are instructed to email a PDF or Word document containing their blog entry to Daniel Nikolits, the External Affairs Officer for the World Bank’s Integrity Vice Presidency. The designated email address for submission is dnikolits@worldbankgroup.org. It is imperative that participants adhere to these instructions and submit their entries within the stipulated timeframe to be considered for the competition.

Application Deadline: May 20, 2023.

For more information visit the official website

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