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1st Dec 2019 ~ 1st mar 2020

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WIT is the establishment of Welcome the diplomatic relations of Japan-Myanmar 60th anniversary. It is also a contest to build the evolutionary relationship. The purpose of this contest is to support Myanmar youths who have the innovative talent , want to challenge with new technologies, learn web design in daily life and try to create the brighten future of Myanmar. In addition to money as a prize, we will let you to have experiences about Design Scene from Design Companies in Japan. Therefore, you can also get the opportunity of creative exchange beyond your country. As a place where to disseminate your ideas and creative talent to the world, we are looking forward to your challenge.

Overview

Overview of WIT Award 2020

Award

  • Best Grand Prix: USD 2,000 + Japan Tour + Trophy + Award Letter
  • Design Grand Prize: USD 500 + Trophy + Award Letter
  • Technology Grand Prize: USD 500 + Trophy + Award Letter
  • Team Award: USD 1000 + Trophy + Award Letter

Application Period

  • 1st December, 2019 – 1st March, 2020

Qualification Requirements

  • Under 24 years before 1st March 2020 and also interested in the Web Creation.

Application Method

  • Application from WIT official Website.

Examination Method

  • Originality (original) - It must be your own web design with own idea that no one has been created before.
  • Attractivity (visibility, incentive property) It is represented clarity easier to understand what you want to mean.
  • Ability (High technical ability) High technical ability to achieve the purpose.

Result Announcement

  • We will be announced at the award ceremony held in April 2020.

Rules and Restrictions

  • Applied Web Pages must not be published before WIT. It also must not be other person's web pages ( Web pages must be your own web pages created with own idea ).
  • As soon as we have found that your applied web pages are not your own creation or break rules that we have defined for WIT, we will cancel for awarded prize.
  • You must give us permissions to use your applied web pages for catalogs, published in the brochures,etc., and on our public websites.
  • Cost of production and application of the Submissions, it is assumed that the applicant will pay.
  • You can use any languages for your website. (eg. HTML, PHP, Javascript, Bootstrap, Wordpress or other languages)
  • We will never use your personal information for any other purpose without your permission except WIT Contest.
  • It is also prohibited to apply on multiple teams but you can apply on individual award who is already participated on team.
  • The Grand Prix Award Winners from the last years are not allowed to participate in any part of the WIT contest. However, the winners who won the prize (eg. Team Prize award, Design Prize award, Technical Prize award) can participate for the Grand Prix Award. (Note: Only for the Grand Prix)
  • Team Award is not allowed the person who already won the Team Award Prize from the last year.
NEW !!

MOVIE AWARD

We are pleased to announce that we added the new “Movie Award” in WIT 2020.
So, youth who are interested in creating movies and challenges of new technology can participate in this section.

Movie Title

What is WIT? (Promotion Movie)

※Promote the Web Innovative Talent Award (WIT) well know in Myanmar and make Increase the applicants numbers with your movie creation ability.

Award

WIT Movie Award: USD 500 + Trophy + Award Letter

Application Period

1st December, 2019 – 1st March, 2020

Qualification Requirements

Under 24 years before 1st March 2020 and also interested in the Movie Creation.

Flow of Application

Step 1. Follow and Share WIT Facebook Page

Step 2. Post your movie as public on your FB account with “#WIT2020”

Step 3. Send your Name, Phone, Movie Post Link and Orginal Movie Data to “witaward@spiceworksmyanmar.com” by E-mail.

※Supplies: WIT2020 logo data + 2019 raw movie materials are provided

https://drive.google.com/materials/

Examination

(1) Theme-Whether the work is in line with the theme

(3) Originality-Is it an original work?

(2) Message-Is it a work that remains in the impression of the viewer?

(4) Constituent Power -Is high-quality screen development and production possible?

(5) Count- Some percentage of Facebook Like & Share number of post that you applied for WIT Movie Award.

Result Announcement

We will be announced at the award ceremony held in April 2020.

Rules and Restrictions

  • ・Create movies that appeal to WIT in less than 60 seconds using WIT2019 materials and original videos taken by yourself.
  • ・As soon as we have found that your applied movies are not your own creation or break rules
    that we have defined for WIT, we will cancel for awarded prize.
  • ・You must give us permissions to use your applied movie for catalogs, published in the brochures, etc.,
    and on our public websites.
  • ・You must be responsible for copyrights, everything you use in your movie such as BGM Music, Images, Videos, etc.,
    and related to your movie.

Our Judges

Ms.Tin Aye Kywe

Former Lecturer, University of Computer Studies, Yangon

Ms.Cho Cho Myint

Professor and Head (IT), West Yangon Technological University

Mr.Takahito Kamihira

Professor, Senshu University, Department of Network and Information

Mr.Seiji Sekine

Managing Director of Spiceworks