Students and professionals below the age of 35 can now submit entries to the IAEA’s 2020 International Essay Competition on Nuclear Security for Students and Early Career Professionals in cooperation with the International Nuclear Security Education Network (INSEN).
The essays can be submitted in any of the official IAEA languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish). Please refer to the Announcement for details.
Submission deadline: Friday, 6 September 2019, at 11:59 p.m., Vienna Time (CET)
• Length: Up to 1,000 words
• Format: Word document, submission by email to ICONS2020@iaea.org. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions for details.
• Limit: One entry per person
• Language: Any official language of the IAEA (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish). Please refer to the Terms and Conditions for details.
Three finalists will receive cash prizes of €2000 and a certificate signed by the IAEA Director General. In addition, the finalists will receive flight tickets, accommodation and daily living expenses to attend and present their essays at ICONS 2020 side event in Vienna, Austria (10-14 February 2020). The essays will be posted on the IAEA Conference Website with a link on the IAEA Conference App for the duration of the Conference and included in the conference proceedings.
For any additional queries, please contact ICONS2020@iaea.org.