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The contest: You are Racist Right!

General Information

The aim of the Contest is to encourage students to investigate the issue of preventing racism, in order to disseminate and adopt a behavioural pattern as a model in their life choices. The competition also aims to stimulate young people to approach new communication techniques for the realization of the required documents. The competition is open to pupils of upper secondary schools, state and equal, from all over Europe.


Tell us a story where diversity is understood as an added value, a strength and not a discriminating factor. How can we give voice to solidarity and promote a culture of anti-discrimination, respect, and appreciation of cultural differences?

Type of papers admitted

The types of papers accepted are the following:

Text category

written documents for a maximum of a protocol sheet or a typescript of 4,500 characters

Art category

photographs (black white or colour) accompanied by a caption, drawing / cartoon and sculpture

Multimedia category

digital graphics, video, or audio-visual multimedia works with a maximum duration of 3 (three) minutes. The projects can also be sent on digital support (CD; DVD; pen-drive, e-mail, we transfer).

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Participation Requirements

The competitors have to live in one of the 27 European Union Countries.

The competition is open to those aged 13-25 participating as individuals or groups of students through their school, college, university, or youth group. Students may submit more than one type of submission to different media categories.

Parental Consent for Youngs up to 17 years old is required.

Submission Requirements

To sign in the contest, participant has to fill the registration form available in the next page of the present document and send it to the following e-mail:

All submissions must include the following information:

Participation Requirements

Papers must arrive no later than March 20th 2022 to the following e-mail address: specifying the name of the participant and

“You are Right contest” in the object of the e-mail.

If you are participating with your class group, indicate the Institute and the class group it belongs to, the country, city and province of origin and the words “You are Right contest” (School M. Rossi, class 3B, Italy – Rome (RM) – You are Racist Right!).

Entries received after the date will not be taken into consideration.

If the file exceeds the size allowed by your e-mail box, please proceed through the We transfer tool ( or other similar tools.


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On 28 May in Rome we will crown the Winner of the YAR Contest "Youth Against Racism"

The papers will be evaluated by the consortium of partners between March 21st and March 30th 2022.

Only the documents that will be sent within the times and in the manner indicated in the paragraph “Presentation of the documents” will be taken into consideration.

Here we are! On 21st May in the beautiful Piazza del Popolo in Rome we will crown the winner of the YAR Contest “Youth Against Racism”, a project of the Community of Sant’Egidio co-financed by the European Union!

It will be a beautiful evening. “Play Music Stop War” the title of the concert that will see many famous people on stage and close to young people to say Stop the War and all forms of violence!

4 Categories awarded by a quality jury:

1. Best Italian Elaborate

2. Best European paper

3. Top rated paper on the web!

4. Critics’ award for the work that particularly impressed the jury

The evaluation criteria will take into account three factors:

1. Adherence to the theme;

2. The exhaustiveness and completeness of the paper; 

3. The originality and creativity of the contents.

Special gadgets for the Winners, but all participants will receive a souvenir of their participation in the Contest!

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