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British Council Presents:
International Young Creative Entrepreneur (IYCE) Award 2009
Deadline 30 June 2009, 22:00 WIB

The IYCE Awards celebrate the most talented creative entrepreneurs in emerging countries –extraordinary individuals who bridge talents and their consumers, creative ideas and the market. This international competition promotes the role entrepreneurs play in exploring the economic potentials of the creative industries.

Over 1,000 creative entrepreneurs from 130 countries have participated in IYCE Awards since 2005.

But only Indonesia has won 4 international awards in just 3 years!

Yoris Sebastian won second prize at the IYCE Music Award 2006 in London. Animator Wahyu Aditya and filmmaker Sakti Parantean followed that success by winning the IYCE Screen Award in 2007 and 2008. Recently, fashion designer Oscar Lawalata snatched the IYCE Fashion Entrepreneur Award 2009.

Now, it’s your turn!

Join the competition. Become Indonesia’s next Creative Champion in London. You can win a 14-day all-expenses paid trip to the UK, promote your work in London, join Master class with top UK designers, and compete for the £5,000 grand prize!

Who can apply?

You must be Indonesian citizen, 25-35 years old by 13 September 2009, and work or run your own business for at least 3 years in any of the following design sector:

–     Architecture, interiors and environment
–     Product design manufacture: furniture, industrial products and craft
–     Design promotion: exhibitions, events, festivals and retail
–     Consultants providing specialist services in any of the above areas
–     Have English language skills to IELTS 6 (or TOEFL 550).

How to apply?
Register at www.britishcouncil.or.id from 9 May – 30 June 2009, 22:00 WIB

For more information, please contact:
Winda Wastu Melati
Project Officer
British Council
E: iyce@britishcouncil.or.id

Supported by
Kamar Dagang dan Industri Indonesia | Departemen Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata Republik Indonesia

Education Partner
Universitas Bina Nusantara

Association Partners
Arsitek Muda Indonesia | Asosiasi Penyelenggara Jasa Internet Indonesia | Bali Creative Community | Bandung Creative Entrepreneur Network | Common Room Networks Foundation | Desain Grafis Indonesia | Forum Desain Grafis Indonesia | Forum Desainer Grafis | Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia | Indonesian Interior and Architectural Space Resource Center | Indonesian Visual Art Archive | Indonesia Young Entrepreneurship | Persatuan Perusahaan Periklanan Indonesia

Official Media Partners
90.4 Cosmopolitan FM | 101.4 Trax FM |A+ | Bintang HOME | Concept | Idea | Intisari | Jongsart | LARAS | SME | Timeout | Versus | Visual Art

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. We guarantee equal treatment to disabled candidates.