The Earth Club of North South University is commencing the third edition of its signature event Sailor ‘Champions of Earth’, the biggest Environmental idea generation competition of the country. Sailor ‘Champions of Earth’ is an Idea Generation Competition aimed at raising awareness of the youth by coming up with sustainable solutions to tackle environmental degradation. This year’s Sailor ‘Champions of Earth’ is sponsored by Epyllion Group, Youth Engagement Partner: Shout (The Daily Star), Online Media Partner: Banglanews24.com, Radio Partner: Radio Foorti 88 FM, Print Media Partner: The Daily Samakal.
The online registration has already begun and will continue till 4th August 2018. The competition is open for all university students. Students from any department can sign up for the competition regardless of having different study backgrounds. There will be an orientation for the participants to get them introduced to the competition and the rules regarding it.
The competition consists of three rounds. In the first round, the participants will receive a case about an environmental problem through email which they have to solve within a given period of time. After screening, selected teams will proceed to the next round and will get notified about the guideline through email and workshop. In the second round, the participants have to present their evolutionary environmental ideas to the panel of judges. Only top 5-10 teams will go to compete in the finals. In the finals, they will be judged on how economical, sustainable, innovative and reliable are the provided solutions.
The registration is absolutely free. The Earth Club of North South University will host road shows at many renowned universities such as Dhaka University, BUET, BRAC, BUP, IUB, AIUB etc and aims to conduct at least 15 road shows , inviting more participants to the competition.
The winners of the Sailor ‘Champions of Earth’ will receive a lucrative amount of prize money. The total prize money is BDT 1, 00,000. Earth Club of North South University is proud to organize such an event and promises a great experience for all.
To learn more about Sailor ‘Champions of Earth’ Season 3, keep your eyes on the facebook page of Earth Club of North South University (NSU) here.
Check out the latest updates from the Facebook event here.
Anika Tasnim , Earth Club of North South University