The competition of 2017 is closed. The competition for the St. Gallen Symposium in 2018 starts in autumn 2017.
Compete for the St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award and qualify for participation as a Leader of Tomorrow in the world’s premier opportunity for intergenerational debates: The St. Gallen Symposium.
- Join the debate with 600 top global leaders and decision makers
- Share your thoughts, ideas and visions with the global elite
- Expenses for travel, board and lodging covered, travel service provided
- Meet 200 of the world’s brightest young minds
- Small and intimate gatherings with world leaders, exclusively for the Leaders of Tomorrow
- CHF 20,000.– prize money shared by the three winners
- Broad media coverage
- Become member of a truly unique and strong global community
We would like to encourage you to apply for the competition at http://symp.sg/apply.
We expect a professional, creative and thought-provoking essay. Be bold and unconventional! The following criteria must be met:
- Form: Essay (max. 2,100 words)
- Language: English
- Deadline: 1 February 2018, 11:59 p.m. last time zone (UTC-12)
- Anonymity: Your name must not be mentioned anywhere in the contribution file
- Individuality: Individual work expected, no group work allowed. The essay must be written exclusively for this contest
- Citation: All sources must be cited and referred to the respective part in the essay