Dear teachers and students,

For the International Youth Competition in the project “HerStories - Telling Jewish Women’s Stories”, we invite students from Hungary, Spain, Germany, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland and Greece to send us their creative projects in one of the three categories:

Categories

  • Films
  • Graphic stories
  • Podcasts or audio features

on one of the following topics:

Very welcome are, for example, projects that highlight the contributions and achievements of Jewish women throughout history; Profile influential Jewish women throughout history of your country or town; highlight involvement of Jewish women in social justice movements; Explore how Jewish women have contributed to advocacy, civil rights, and humanitarian causes; Explore the roles of Jewish women in various fields such as science, literature, politics, and the arts.

Please note: The projects needs to be done by students, while teachers will have to provide guidance and monitoring. 

Please refer to the guidelines for Films, Graphic storytelling and Podcasts / Audio features for instructions and useful tips on your submission. 

If you need help or have any questions, reach out to our local coordinators:

How to submit your project

Please upload your project through the submission form on the HerStories website until March 31, 2024. Please note: If your project is in your local language, please provide an English translation of the project, e.g. in the form of subtitles (film) or a transcript (podcast, graphic novel).

The jury consists of partners from the six project countries.

Prizes

Up to 3 students (plus an accompanying adult) representing the winning project from each of the project countries will be invited to a weekend in Budapest, including an official award ceremony. The event will take place on June 1, 2024. 

Please share this call with interested parties!

Submit your project to the competition

Names of participants
Names of participants
Your name, and the names of all students who participated in the project.
The name of your school.
The country and city your school is in. The competition is open to students from Czechia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Spain.
Teacher
Name of the teacher who helps you submit this project.

Submit project

The title of your project
Project category
One file only.
100 MB limit.
Allowed types: mp3.
Upload an English transcript of your podcast or audio feature. Without this, the international jury won't be able to evaluate your project.
One file only.
512 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx, txt.
Upload your film to Youtube and paste the URL here. Make sure the video is set to "Public" or "Unlisted", otherwise we won't be able to see and evaluate it.
Upload your graphic novel as a single PDF file.
One file only.
512 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.