Call for Applications: Martial Arts Education Prize | –

The ICM Martial Arts Education Prize, established by UNESCO ICM in 2021, aims to develop and promote the educational value of martial arts. The prize honours outstanding contributions made by individuals or organizations to promote communities’ development and engagement, especially focusing on youth and women. UNESCO ICM calls for your active participation!

The theme of the award is “positive changes made through martial arts education.”

Who can apply?

Individuals or organizations who have contributed to one or more of the following development areas through martial arts education:

  • Empowering youth/women to overcome adversities
  • Encouraging social engagement of youth/women
  • Securing communities’ safe and inclusive environment
  • Other contributions made for positive social changes

Nominations open on 12 July, and will close on midnight (Korea Standard Time) on 20 August.

How to Apply?

To apply, submit the following documents:

  1. Application form
  2. Supporting documents
  3. Letter of recommendation

Use the online application form

Submit the required documents via the online application form.

For more information on how to apply, visit the UNESCO ICM Martial Arts Education Prize homepage.