May
6
May 10

World Conference on Youth, Colombo, Sri Lanka

One Grand Prize Winner will win a fully funded trip to Sri Lanka to represent Akili in the World Conference on Youth, and have the opportunity to directly engage and advocate for youth health in the post-2015 development agenda.

For more details on the World Conference on Youth 2014, click here.

Apr
16
Apr 30

Expert Panelist Vote - Top 10 Essays

    The panelists judging the essays are world-renowned youth advocates with experience                       in a wide range of youth health issues.  Click on this event to check out their bios.

Apr
16
Apr 30

Popular Vote - Top 10 Essays

Top 10 essays will be selected and shared with the world on our site for a popular vote! Popular vote will count as 1/5th of the final vote. Spread the word about your great essay, open to friends, family, and complete strangers alike for voting before our expert panel of judges has the final word.

Essay Submissions Accepted
Mar
10
Apr 13

Essay Submissions Accepted

"What is the most important health problem facing youth in the world today, and why?"

Submit a response of 500 words or less to akiliinitiative@gmail.com for a chance to attend the World Conference on Youth 2014 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Click on event for full details.