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[Thailand] The 3rd Eco-generation Eco_Leadership Competiiton in Thailand

by Eco Generation | 19-09-2016 16:04 | Status : Finished   Comments 10 Comments

The 3rd Eco-Generation 

 

Youth Eco-Leadership Competition in Thailand

Under Topic 

How can we motivate people to preserve energy?



1. Organizer : Eco-generation, CRS Initiative of Samsung Engineering

                       Samsung Engineering Thailand, St. Gabriel’s Foundation


2. Host and Sponsor :
Samsung Engineering


3. Eligibility :
Thai students in M.1-M.3 grade


4. Roles and Responsibilities
for the Selected Participants

       - One shall represent Thailand during the Camp.

       - One shall actively join the programs and group projects.

       - One shall follow the instructions of the facilitator and staffs of the Camp for safety.

       - One shall post the experiences in the GYELS after returning to their country within 3 weeks.


5. How to Apply (for Students)

     5-1) First Round to select the 20 finalists

       a. Making a Video clip under the topic ‘How can we motivate people to preserve energy?’

       b. Uploading it to Youtube (www.youtube.com)

       c. Submit the online application form

       - Go to the Application Form page(Click here).

       - Write your information fully & correctly on ‘Your Information’ part.

       *False address or phone number may cause disqualification.

       - Copy your Youtube link and paste it on the ‘Content’ box.

       - Write your school name (*in English) just below the Youtube link.

       - Complete the application by clicking the ‘Submit’ button.

       - To check your application, please visit Home>E-gen Event>Monthly Event>My Page

      Application Guide : Please visit this LINK


      5-2) Final Round to select the participants

       a. Check the first round’s result on 21st November.

       b. The 20 finalists will be asked to take 3 minutes interview on energy preservation.


6. How to Apply (for Teachers)

       6-1) Fill up the application form as below.

              Click here to download the application form (docx)

              Click here to download the application form (pdf)

       6-2) Submit the form to Ms. Nongluck Seenilthae via Fax.

            *Inquiries on application for teachers shall be directed to Ms. Nongluck Seenilthae.



7. Application Deadline for the first round : November 12, 2016 (GMT +0)

** Because of the 1st semester of schools is closed in October and to deliver our condolences on the passing of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand for this period, we would like extend Thai deadline as 12 Nov 2016 (new). Please visit our link for more details about the change in schedule.



Timeline (Updated on October 27th)

Date

Details

Place

19 Sep

Kick Off Announcement and Press Release

 

19 Sep 

- 12 Nov

First Round
Deadline: 12th Nov, 2016

Website

13-18 Nov

1st Screening by Eco-generation Team

 

18 Nov

2nd Screening by Samsung Engineering Thailand

 

21 Nov

The winner announcement of the First Round

Website
(link)

25 Nov

Final Round
The winner announcement and awarding ceremony

To be decided

Feb, 2017

2017 Global Eco-Leaders Camp

Seoul,
South Korea


Rules and Regulations

- Applicants must first register at Tunza.eco-generation.org to be able to submit their Application form.
- No entry fee is required.
- Samsung Engineering reserves First Rights on all submissions. All other rights to the video clip remain the property of the applicant.
- All entries must be original works, in English. Plagiarism and off topic will result in disqualification.
- The video clip must be less than 5 minutes in length.
- The interview must be less than 3 minutes in length.
- Each applicant can submit only one application form.


Important Notice for Applications

- Personal information must be correct. Eco-generation is not responsible for any problem caused by incorrect personal information. If the selected applicant does not respond to the result notice e-mail within 3 days, the selection will be automatically canceled and the opportunity will be given to the next candidate.
- Only one entry per student allowed. Paper and E-mail applications are not accepted. Late or incomplete applications will be disqualified.
- If there is not enough number of qualified applicants from one host country, remaining number of the winners can be selected from other countries.
- We would like to inform you that there is a chance the 2017 Global Eco-Leaders Camp to be canceled. If the 2017 Global Eco-Leaders Camp is canceled, only the certificate and the souvenirs shall be given to the winners by air courier.


Conditions for the Trip to South Korea

- Trip to Korea will last for 5 days in February, 2017. All flights and accommodation will be covered with meal allowances also provided. Economy class flight tickets will be offered. Two delegates shall share one twin room upon genders. English speaking skill is mandatory to participate in the program. Parents of the participants cannot accompany the trip to South Korea because Chaperones from Samsung Engineering or partner organization shall accompany the trip.
- We recommend you to get travel insurance in your country before departure.


For further questions, please email us at ecogeneration@samsung.com

 

 

 

Appendix 1.


About Eco-generation

Samsung Engineering established Eco-generation in 1996 as one of the largest environmental education programs for children and youth in Korea. In 2006, Samsung Engineering expanded the program to the Asia-Pacific region by launching an English Eco-generation (www.eco-generation.org) website in partnership with the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP). www.eco-generation.org is a children’s educational environmental website that emphasizes learning and sharing knowledge about the environment.
On September 27, 2011 Samsung Engineering and UNEP made steps to reach an international audience by launching tunza.eco-generation.org, a new environmental networking platform for children and youth. Tunza.eco-generation.org is an interactive environmental website that will serve as a platform to educate the community about the environment and create eco-friendly initiatives.
With a 20-year history, Eco-generation is Samsung Engineering’s largest running CSR program, which has been supported by Samsung Engineering’s expertise in the environmental business. This will continue to be one of the company’s core initiatives to support and contribute the new generation via environmental education.


About Tunza Eco-generation website
(tunza.eco-generation.org)
Tunza Eco-generation is the social networking platform to be an interactive and vibrant site presenting various possibilities to engage youth, children and organizations from various portals (chat – global, regional and thematic platforms webpage’s with dynamic functions where children and youth are able to upload/update their environmental activities which will then go live online after it has been cleared by an administrator of the platform, possibility of working on documents and editing of the same can take place online various tutorials between experts and young people voting functions/processes on various competitions, databases for various children, youth and sport processes).

 


About Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd

Samsung Engineering is one of the world’s leading engineering, procurement, construction and project management (EPC&PM) companies. With experience in over 30 countries, the company provides total project management from planning and financing through to construction and commissioning and has built some of the world’s largest and most complex hydrocarbon and industrial plants and facilities. Samsung Engineering has a reputation for delivering projects on time and uses the latest innovations to engineer industry-leading facilities. For more information, please visit www.samsungengineering.com



2016 EYELC Thai poster

10 Comments

  • Glykie Cañete says :
    Congratulations for all the Thai winners! Love from PH <3
    Posted 30-11-2016 22:12

Eco Generation

  • Eco Generation says :
    @Asomba
    It happens when the file or the name of file contains specific combination of letters which makes the application look like an invasion trial. Please check if the file name includes special letters or spaces.

    Posted 07-11-2016 14:45

  • Asomba kelly Anne Eyelle says :
    Can some one tell me why these information keep on coming when i am about making a submission for the 2017 Eco-Leaders camp
    Here with it: The specified URL cannot be found.
    Posted 04-11-2016 19:37

Pherly Grace Bungao

  • Pherly Grace Bungao says :
    Good Luck to all Thai environmentalists! :) Hope to see an opportunity like this for the Philippines. :)
    Posted 30-09-2016 00:13

Eco Generation

  • Eco Generation says :
    This competition is for Thai students. Global competition will be open soon.
    Posted 28-09-2016 08:35

  • Rajendra Panta says :
    is this only for the one living in Thailand???

    Posted 21-09-2016 11:38

  • Peter Ngugulu says :
    thank you for the information
    Posted 20-09-2016 02:32

  • Nilanjan Ghatak says :
    Good luck to all from Thailand!
    Posted 19-09-2016 23:52

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