• All winner benefits awarded to winners are valid for 2 years from the date of award, and the details may be added or varied depending on the size of the total number of applicants after the preliminary round.
  • As a sponsoring institution, the Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University offers extra points for extracurricular activities when a winner applies for the Undergraduate program. (Recommendation letters can be issued from the GLEC Secretariat. https://en.apu.ac.jp/)
  • If there is no qualified participant, the award may not be awarded, and the number of winners may vary depending on the results of the examination.
  • All awardees will be provided with both Award Certificate and Winner Benefits.
  • Honorable Mention

Honorable mention is awarded to the school/institution(s) or instructor(s) as recognition of high-quality education. The recipient can be an instructor who has nominated many qualified students (see How to nominate students), a school whose students have been awarded, or an organization that has shown its support on UN agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals during the contest period.

Prize: 55" Smart Full HD TV

  • Elementary School Track
Rank
Speech

(Domestic)

Speech

(International)

Essay

(All)

Benefits/Scholarships
Grand Award
1
1

100% financial support for UN SDG Book Club: Intensive Reading Study

(SDGs Book Discussion/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Excellence Award
3
3
3

50% financial support for UN SDG Book Club: Intensive Reading Study

(SDGs Book Discussion/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Outstanding Award
3
3
3

10 Essay Evaluation Voucher (ETS Criterion)

Achievement Award
5
5
5
UN Gift Box
Special Encouragement Award
10
10
10
SDGs Gift Box
Total
65

  • Middle School Track
Rank
Speech

(Domestic)

Speech

(International)

Essay

(All)

Benefits/Scholarships
Grand Award
1
1

100% financial support for the Training Program on the United Nations

(Premier UN-related Academic Seminar, 4 night 5 days/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Excellence Award
3
3
3

50% financial support for the Training Program on the United Nations

(Premier UN-related Academic Seminar, 4 night 5 days/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Outstanding Award
3
3
3

100% financial support for UN SDG Book Club: Intensive Reading Study

(SDGs Book Discussion/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Achievement Award
5
5
5

50% financial support for UN SDG Book Club: Intensive Reading Study

(SDGs Book Discussion/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Special Encouragement Award
10
10
10

10 Essay Evaluation Voucher (ETS Criterion)

Total
65

  • High School Track
Rank
Speech

(Domestic)

Speech

(International)

Essay

(All)

Benefits/Scholarships
Grand Award
1
1

100% financial support for the Training Program on the United Nations

(Premier UN-related Academic Seminar, 4 night 5 days/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Excellence Award
3
3
3

50% financial support for the Training Program on the United Nations

(Premier UN-related Academic Seminar, 4 night 5 days/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Outstanding Award
3
3
3

100% financial support for Yale Model United Nations

(High-Level International Relations Simulation/Virtual)

Achievement Award
5
5
5

50% financial support for WFUNA Model United Nations

(International Relations Simulation/Virtual)

Special Encouragement Award
10
10
10

10 Essay Evaluation Voucher (ETS Criterion)

Total
65

  • University Track
Rank
Speech

(Domestic)

Speech

(International)

Essay

(All)

Benefits/Scholarships
Grand Award
1
1

Training Program on the United Nations Secretariat

(Premier UN-related Academic Seminar, 4 night 5 days/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Excellence Award
3
3
3

Global GLEC Conference Secretariat

(International Youth Academic Conference, 3 night 4 days/Virtual)

*Separate certificate will be provided upon completion.

Outstanding Award
3
3
3

10 Essay Evaluation Voucher (ETS Criterion)

Achievement Award
10
10
10

5 Essay Evaluation Voucher (ETS Criterion)

Total
50

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