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***Please note: The European Award for Best Content for Kids has now closed and the winners have received their awards from Vice-President Neelie Kroes on Safer Internet Day 2014 – see details of the winning entries here.***
Adults submitting online content designed for 4-12 year-old children:
Children and young people (born no earlier than 31.12.1996) submitting online content made for children and young people up to the age of 18:
The European Award for Best Content for Kids is open for entries from children, young people and adults in the following countries:
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and the United Kingdom.
Any form of online content can be submitted, including websites, blogs, games, apps, educational content, videos and other multi-media content. However, it must meet the following requirements to be eligible:
How to submit entries
Submit your entry in the European Award for Best Content for Kids to the competition in your country and in the correct category. Please consult more detailed information for your country here.
Criteria for the selection of winners
The overall criteria for the European Award for Best Content for Kids provide a general framework for carrying out the competitions on the national level. The criteria are compiled by a group of experts within the field and will guide the European jury in selecting the winners of the European Award. See Criteria for judges for more details.
Participants should also consult the rules and criteria for the national competitions for exact information on how to participate in the relevant country. Please consult more detailed information for your country here.
Competition launch: 9 May, 2013.
National winners announced: by 30 November, 2013.
European Award Ceremony: Safer Internet Day 2014, 11 February.