Application deadline expired

We admitted applications until 30 November 2014.

Winners have been announced on the UNEVOC Website and have been notified via email.


There are many great stories to be told and we need you to help us spread the word!


We want to hear from TVET students, graduates, teachers, (social) entrepreneurs and individuals between the age of 15 and 35 years who have utilized their skills for their benefit and that of the local community.

If you cannot recognize yourself in this description, but you know someone who fits the profile, you can nominate someone for the award too!


Tell us how you think your education and training has contributed to your achievements.

  • Complete the Submission Form and become the first to win the 'Skills in Action Award'.
  • We will only process entries filed using the Submission Form. Applicants are encouraged to download the form as a Word document and type their answers into the corresponding boxes.
  • Submission must be sent (email preferred) by 30 November 2014 (deadline extended!) to
  • You can increase your chance by complementing the Submission Form with photos, video and other media.
  • Winners will be notified via email by end of January 2015 and announced on the UNESCO-UNEVOC website by mid February.