Theme: The role of science in building a better world.
Scientific progress has brought many benefits to humanity, while some applications of science have had adverse impacts. What kind of science and technology do you think is needed for realizing a more equitable, prosperous and sustainable world for all? Please express your vision for the future of science, including examples of studies or researches you wish to engage in. (We would have preferred it to be the role of art or literature towards the realisation of a peaceful world)
- Essays may be submitted by anyone up to 25 years old (as of June 30, 2009) in one of the following age categories:
- Essays must be 800 words or less, typed or printed in English, French, Spanish or German