2010 European Drug Prevention Prize: Pompidou Group invites applications
The Pompidou group is launching its 4th European Drug Prevention prize which aims to highlight good-quality drug prevention projects that have proved success in practice in involving young people.
The dates of submission are: 2 December 2009 – 31 March 2010
first time, the winning projects will be chosen from all 47 Council of
Europe member states as opposed to 35 member states of the Pompidou Group
previously.The Prize will be awarded to three innovative grass-root projects
led by young people for young people at the Ministerial Conference taking
place on 3 and 4 November 2010. The prize-winners each receive a trophy, a
diploma and the sum of € 5,000.
The project proposals will be examined by a jury made up of seven young people from seven European countries (Finland, Ireland, Lithuania, Malta, the Russian Federation, Portugal and Turkey). They will be helped by an advisory group of drug prevention experts.
The applications should reach the Pompidou Group Secretariat by 31 March 2010.
The eligibility criteria and application form can be consulted at Pompidou Group website
More information about 2008 Prevention Prize Winners