The 1st Writing Contest of SUN (Silk-road Universities Network)
THEME: “What does the Silk Road mean to me?
CATEGORIES: poems or short essays written in the writers’ own languages
Dead line: ~August 31st, 2017
Result announcement: September 30th, 2017
Awards Ceremony: November 11th during the closing ceremony of the general assembly of SUN (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam)
Students from members of the Silk-road Universities Network (SUN)
※ Nonmembers of universities of SUN are eligible for application, but no additional other than certificate will be given.
How to apply
In this website,
Click Menu "Registration" > "Wricos" > Read "How to Register for WRICOS 2017" > Write a post & Attach your poems or short essays
Prize & Privilege
*Common privilege: Certificate of awards, Eligible to participate in the 3rd General Assembly of SUN and the opening ceremony of the 2017 Ho Chi Minh-City – Gyeongju Culture Expo. In addition to being published as a book which is to be translated into at least five languages, the winning entries will be part of a digital exhibition displayed on the homepage of SUN.
Grand prize(1): Common privilege, accommodation, and round-trip tickets to Vietnam
Excellence award(2): Common privilege and accommodation (Round-trip tickets/Airfare to be borne by the participants)
Selection(7): Common privilege (Flight tickets/Airfare and accommodation to be borne by the participants)
Silk-road Universities Network(SUN) & United Students of the Silk-road Universities Network (USSUN)