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SSVP Launches 1k Euros Literary Contest entitled ‘The First Conference’

17 February 2017 CGI news

SSVP Launches 1k Euros Literary Contest entitled ‘The First Conference’

The International Council General of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP - CGI) launches today, February 17, 2017, through a video, a literary contest entitled ‘The First conference’ to highlight the life of its First President General, Emmanuel Bailly and as one of the many activities planned for the Year of Emmanuel Bailly. Earlier this year, Renato Lime de Oliveira, the 16th President General of the SSVP, launched, in his 1st Circular Letter, the year 2017 dedicated to the person of Emmanuel Bailly. 

The Literary Contest is open to all active members of the Society. It should be written by a single author, not exceeding 20 pages, and in any of these languages: French, English, Spanish, Portuguese or Italian. The deadline for the submission of documents will be on 06 June 2017. 

The prizes are: 1st prize – 1000 Euros, 2nd prize – 750 Euros, and 3rd prize – 500 Euros. The CGI will also reward the same prize to the Conference which the author belongs.

Please find the Terms & Conditions and the Annexes of this Literary Contest on below links :