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School Competitions



Below are details of competitions open to schools in the
2017/2018 school year. We will be updating this page on a
regular basis so keep a close eye so that you don't miss any
important closing dates!

If your organisation or company is running a competition for primary or secondary school kids, you can add details of the competition for free using this button.


Get Animated About Rights
Get Animated About Rights
Closing date: 16/06
School Level: Both
To celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Ireland’s Ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, the OCO has teamed up with Ireland’s top animators to invite children and young people attending primary or secondary schools in the Republic of Ireland to create an image of the children’s rights that means most to them. Application details on website link.www.oco.ie
e: getanimatedaboutrights@oco.ie
School of Education <span style='text-transform:uppercase;'>NUI</span> Galway
School Of Education Nui Galway
Closing date: 04/06
School Level: Secondary
Design Competition open to post-primary school students in Galway city and county.The theme is ‘Plastic Free’ and we are inviting students to design an art-piece that captures “Why making Galway plastic free matters to you”. The work can be in any medium, physical or digital, and must highlight relevant statistics about plastic usage.www.nuigalway.iel
e: eilis.flanagan@nuigalway.ie
Education Building, Nun's Island
Special Olympics Ireland
Special Olympics Ireland

School Level: Both
The Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run will visit schools across the country in June 2018 in advance of the Ireland Games 2018. The Torch Run Team is made up of athletes, media, ambassadors and celebrities. Your school could win a visit from the LETR by simply raising a minimum of €250 for Special Olympics Ireland! Register today to be in the draw!www.irelandgames.ie/schools/
e: schools@specialolympics.ie
National Sports Campus, Dublin 15