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Announcing Meshkat Community Peace Awards لمزيد من المعلومات باللغة العربية، يرجى زيارة الرابط التالي:

Meshkat Community announces the launch of our annual Peace Awards contest. The awards are targeting content creators, youth and community-based leaders and peacebuilders to create innovative, relevant, and timely content that promotes constructive conversations, inclusion, understanding, and resilience in areas such as women, youth, religious communities, minorities, refugees and people with disabilities.

You can apply with one of the following types of content:

  • Fine arts (paintings, murals, etc.)
  • Music or soundtracks
  • Video content (animations, documentaries, short and long movies) including:
    • Short films (1 - 5 minutes)
    • Feature-length films
  • Performing arts and shows
  • Creative writing including script writing, storytelling, etc.

Eligibility Criteria
In order for your application to be considered eligible, you must:

  • Be a resident of the Kingdom of Jordan
  • Submit an original piece of content using one of the above types of content
  • Use a theme relevant to peace, inclusion, understanding and resilience
  • Apply by midnight on April 19 2019
  • Describe how you will use the award to produce more content related to Meshkat themes

Winning submissions will be decided by a panel of local jury of celebrities, experts and influencers who will evaluate the content for quality, creativity, coherence, impact, technical strength and thematic relevance. Awards will be presented on May 10 at 6pm. Details on location to follow.

Apply now!

For more information, please send an email to or call Ahmad at  +962 7 9765 2111

Meshkat Community empowers digital content creators in the Arab World, particularly youth to respond positively to hate, polarization, discrimination and extremism both online and offline spaces.

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Meshkat Community is a PeaceGeeks project. This project is funded by the Government of Canada.

Mar 19, 2018