National Geographic Channel India – The Habitat Young Visionary Awards 2009

National Geographic Channel and India Habitat Centre are inviting essays for The Habitat Young Visionary Awards 2009. The essay topics are India’s Youthful Energy: Power and Potential: Your Vision.

Phase 1: Entries (till 15th December’08)

Participants to send across their visions in the form of essays on the given topic. Single topic for a fair basis of judgment.

Phase 2: Semi Finals (28th January’09)

Of all the entries received, 15 short-listed candidates present their visions in the presence of a jury. Best 5 are then selected as the finalists.

Phase 3: Finals (30th January ’09)

5 Finalists to present and defend their visions in a large forum and in the presence of an eminent jury.

Grand Prize is a Summer Programme at the Cambridge University, London. Runners Up will be given internship with Nat Geo and other reputed NGOs

Participants can send their entries either directly to IHC or by entering the YVA microsite on the NGC website. You can find more details about the The Habitat Young Visionary Awards 2009 also at the NGC Website.