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Entries are open for the World Bank’s Competition on the Changing Nature of Work.

As part of this process, the World Bank has launched a competition for university and college students to submit examples of governments, cities, firms, individuals, or any other actor taking advantage of opportunities created by technology and “the future of work”.


§  The three best examples will be awarded prizes of $5,000 and be considered for inclusion in the final report.

§  Winners will be announced on October 1, 2018.


The Theme of this competition is “2019 World Development Report” that studies how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today.


§  Participants may submit up to three different examples.

§  Only one prize will be awarded per participant.

§  The total description for each example may be up to 400 words long, including a suggestion as to where in the report the example would best fit.

§  Any subject or style is welcome, though the example should fit within the narrative of the current draft of the report and illustrate the issues discussed.

§  Supporting data, literature, policy documents, weblinks, etc. should be referenced in the description in order for the WDR team to establish the veracity of the example.

§  The competition is open to students from all countries, but entries must be written in English.

§  The judges’ verdict is final.

§  Examples cannot be altered or changed after they have been entered. No correspondence will be entered into once work has been submitted.

§  Any example submitted may be published in the final World Development Report 2019.

Applicants can submit their application via email at the address given on the website.

Deadline: 31 August 2018 For more information, please visit World Bank.