Photo contest: win a place at the European Youth Event  


Take part in Parliament’s Instagram photo contest for the chance to win a place at the 2018 European Youth Event (EYE) in Strasbourg.

If you want a chance to participate in this year’s European Youth Event on 1-2 June, get snapping and share your photos with us on Instagram.


The rules


In order to qualify you must be aged 18 or over, live in an EU country and have full copyright ownership of the photos you share.


How to enter


Choose one of the five topics on the EYE's agenda and take a photo to illustrate it:

  • #YoungOld
  • #RichPoor
  • #ApartTogether
  • #SafeDangerous
  • #LocalGlobal


You can submit as many photos as you like in as many categories as you choose.


Share the photo using the hashtag #EYE2018, as well as the hashtag for the category, and tag @EuropeanParliament and @ep_eye.


The contest runs until midnight CET on 22 April.


The results


One winner will be chosen in each category, in addition an overall winner will be selected based on the number of "likes" his or her photos receives on social media. The six lucky winners will then be invited to Strasbourg to take part in the EYE event.


During the contest, Parliament’s Instagram account will repost a selection of the best photos and the overall winner will be decided based on which photos gets the most likes.


A selection of the best shots together with the winning photos will be exhibited during the EYE event.