FICE Award

A call for the Submission of outstanding social entrepreneurship entitative proposals to FICE organizations.
The entitative proposals should be in the following fields:
1. Empowering girls and women in out-of-home education frameworks.
2. enhancing Family and community ties in out-of-home education frameworks. -Nurturing connection between the out-of-home places and the biological families.
 
The prize will be awarded at the 34th International Conference of the International federation for educative communities (FICE). 
 

FICE Award

This year, as of last year, FICE will raward a prize for an outstanding social entrepreneurship entitative to one of FICE organizations in the following fields:
1. Empowering girls and women in out-of-home education frameworks.
2. enhancing Family and community ties in out-of-home education frameworks. -Nurturing connection between the out-of-home places and the biological families.
The prize will be awarded at the 34th International Conference of the International federation for educative communities (FICE). 
We invite your organizations and institutions to submit initiatives implemented by you in both fields as well as take an active part in the conference.
 

Candidate Selection Processes:

Domestic stage 
1. In each country there will be national competition among FICE members organization.
2. The Prize Committee in each country will select the recommended project for the International stage. 
3. The recommended project will be sent in English to the FICE International Prize Committee, accompanied by a film of up to five minutes in English presenting the initiative on its principles and implementation.
 
International stage 
The prize committee will receive all proposals, check and select the most successful project.
The Prize Committee will be composed of the International Executive comity and the Congress organizing comity.
During the congress, 2-3 selected initiatives will be presented daily in the plenary session.
In parallel with the selection of the prize committee, conference participants will be able to choose their preferred audience's favorited initiative through an application.
 first place winner will receive a cash prize.   All others   will receive a Certificate of Appreciation.
Full details of the conference program will be published later on the conference website, which will be launched at the beginning of December 2018. The conference will be conducted in English with simultaneous English-Hebrew, Hebrew-English translation.
 

Submitting Schedule and guidelines :

Date for submitting the initiatives to the prize committee - by March 31, 2019. 
Proposals must be submitted in English. Of all the proposals   submitted in each country, one will be chosen to represent that country. 
Once a proposal is selected the presenters will have to add a short film (up to five minutes) describing the entitative implementation and outcome.
Guidelines for submitting the initiative:
The proposal form shall include the following details. (each section in a separate paragraph)
1. Details of the proposers.
2. Details of the organization on whose behalf the proposal is submitted.
 (A brief description of the organization 4-5 lines).
3. Description of the initiative (up to 300 words)
3a.Background for activating the initiative
3b.Purpose of the initiative
3c.The uniqueness and originality of the initiative 
3d.The timeframe in which the initiative takes place
4. Challenges in implementing the initiative
5. Number of participants in the initiative
6. What were the indicators for evaluating the success of the initiative?
6.1.Quantitative data before and after initiating the initiative
6.2.Qualitative data before and after initiating the initiative
7. What is the extent for implementation and execution the initiative and its in other places?
8. What was the budget required to operate the initiative and its sources?
9. Additional Comments to the Members of the Prize Committee
10. Appendices and links to testimonials’recommendations etc.
 
The proposal must be submitted in a 12-size font. It will be submitted as an attachment in doc, docx or .pdf format at a profit of one and a half., 
The initiative in accordance with according to the above guidelines should be sent to following e-mail Israelfice@gmail.com‬ 
 

The deadline for submitting the abstract is April, 15, 2019