We are for peace -contest 2015


By this contest we want to encourage children from over the world to express their visions of peace and what peace means for them.

Let the students reflect on the importance of peace in their lives by creative tools!

Contest Rules

Teachers need to register to Kidlink at


  1. Essay
  2. Art (drawings)
  3. Photos
  4. Video
  5. Songs (videos of children singing) - Native or English languages

Age groups:

  • 7-9
  • 10-12
  • 13-15
  • 16 and older

In every nomination, for every age group there will be some winners. Diploma of the I,II,III place

Every participant will get a certificate (or a KidArt badge)

Dates of Contest: 

  • 1 April -10 May - Registration and publication of works
  • 15 May - Publishing of results
1. Essay (Select them on the top scroll menu)  must be:

For Age groups. 
Number of words: not less than:

  • 7-9:  40 words
  • 10-12:  60  words
  • 13-15:  120  words
  • 16 and older: 150 words

double- spaced in New Roman 12 pt. 


  • The essay provides a clear and rich description of the topic.
  • The writer uses world evidence and personal reflection.
  • The essay includes rich, colorful, and precise language that moves and enlightens the reader.
  • Please submit your essay via email to 
  • Add author's name and title
2. Art  See the Gallery to see the Winners'artworks!
  • Pictures can be created in any technique.
  • The work should  be your own
  • Students should show their vision of peace by scene and colours.
  • Size of the picture must not exceed as width or height 600 pixels
  • Format must be: .jpeg/.jpg/.gif
  • Add author's name and title of your drawing
  • Send as attach to Pia
3. Photos See the Gallery to see the Winners'photos!
  • The work should be your own.
  • The photo must be an original work created by the Contest 
  • Students should show their vision of peace 
  • Size photo should be at least 1,000 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1,000 pixels tall (if a vertical image)
  • Format must be: .jpeg/.jpg/
  • Add author's name and title of your photo
  • Send as attach to Pia
4. Video
  • The work has to be your own 
  • The video must be an original work created for the Contest 
  • Students should show their vision of peace 
  • Videos must be in one of the following formats: AVI, MOV, WMV, MP4, MPEG, 3GP, and 3G2; must be under 150MB and must be no longer than 2 minutes.
  • Create on Powtoon, Youtube, etc  and share link  or embed code via email. If you can save it to Google Drive or Dropbox ecc you allow the video to be downloaded. Once your video is shared you allow for the transfer of copy right permission to Kidlink.
5. Songs
  • The Song must be original content created by the contestant
  • Students should show their vision of peace by the content of the Song
  •  Audio or videos of children singing  can be in native or English languages.
By sharing your email you authorize Kidlink to share your art, photos, videos and song on its server. 
Project coordinators: Larisa and Julia
Look at the scroll menu on the top to know the Winners and their works. Go to the Gallery to see Art and photos!

Complete the project and earn your badge!


  • School 3 Aban, Russia - Larisa T
  • School 3 Aban, Russia - NataliaK
  • School 2, Sayanogorsk , Russia - Julia K
  • Liceum #1 Kansk Russia - Golubeva Lyudmilla
  • Vangashskaya secondary school #8, Russia - Marina Mikhay
  • Delmar Elementary School - USA - VanessaG.
  • Ecole -Sayanogorsk , Russia - MariyaV



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