30 day challenge


Europe Language Jobs are a multilingual job board that publishes vacancies including internships from all over Europe.  The 30 Day Challenge is running throughout October, aiming to help you improve your professional profile when seeking jobs and increase your employability.  Participants will be eligible to win a free week language course in a European country. The prize is granted by ESL, one of our partners.


PLATFORM is a new mentoring, development and small bursary scheme open to emerging writers based in London. Working with an assigned mentor from the Spread the Word Associate Writer cohort, seven emerging writers who don’t have an agent and/ or not under contract for publication will receive support to help make their literary idea a reality.

PLATFORM is made possible through the funding of Cockayne Grants for the Arts and The London Community Foundation. Applications by 5:00pmMonday 2 October 2017.

Porada’s International Design Award 2017

Launch your work on a global stage…

Since 2012, Porada has held separate annual competitions for Professionals and Students to design an innovative concept for one aspect of the modern home. Six winners are selected and rewarded with a prize alongside the possibility of seeing your work put into production with one of Europe’s most coveted luxury furniture brands.

Here at Chaplins, we recognise that the future of design rests with its visionary protagonists. As one of the UK’s suppliers of Porada furniture, we’ve collated all the information you need to enter the competition along with insider tips from our experts on how to win.

Find out more at chaplins.co.uk/calling-all-creatives-for-poradas-international-design-competition-2017/. There’s a deadline of 10 November 2017 for entries.

Celebrate your success

success_coffeeHave you studied in the UK in the last 15 years, and are now living outside the UK and doing great things?

Write about your achievements and enter the British Council Alumni Awards – closing date for entries is 2 October 2017.   Find out more and enter…

Studyka – Student contests


Take a look at www.studyka.com – Studyka organizes challenges across the globe to connect student teams with companies.  Various deadlines!  Register, create or join a team and upload your PowerPoint presentation before the deadline to win work experience and prizes.