International youth competition of scientific and creative works «Horizon-2100»'23

The main purpose of the Competition is to motivate thinking youth from different countries with an active lifestyle to carry out a creative search for scientific, scientific-practical ideas, hypotheses, and sci-fi ideas about the distant future; identify the best gifted and active young people who are passionate and capable of scientific creativity, analysis and forecasting of the future.


Horizon 2100’23 International Youth Competition is a competition of scientific and science fiction works in which young people aged 16 to 30 of any nationality, ethnic group and people from different countries present their vision of the future at the turn of 2100. The competition has been held since 2019 and during this time has involved more than 1,500 smart creative young people who are passionate about the future. In general, including experts and participants in forums and various sessions, the project has reached more than 2,300 people from 92 countries.

The choice of the horizon of research, study, modeling and management of the future at the level of 2100 is not accidental. The youth, being the main generator of change, in itself represents the foreseeable future and it is they who will have to form the subsequent scenarios for its development.


For the best scientific work - an article, research, scientific and practical work - reflecting innovative and original ideas, scientific vision about the future of the planet and humanity at the turn of 2100,

For the best Sci-Fi work - a story, an essay, a report - describing imaginary innovative and original ideas, fantastic events, phenomena and prospects for the future at the turn of 2100, giving them a scientific explanation,

Including, offering ideas and solutions for strategic planning and management of the future, aimed at creating prerequisites and mechanisms for strengthening the resilience of mankind to possible challenges and shaping a future in which the authors of the works would like to live themselves, and which, in their opinion, will be fair to future generations.


Competition is carried out according to the following profile directions:


Acceptance of works for the Competition in 2023 will begin on August 1.
Submissions must be received by November 10, 2023.
The examination of works will take place from November 11 to November 30, 2023.
The results of the competition will be announced on the website and in the VKontakte group on January 31, 2023.

All winners of the competition will be invited to the International Youth Foresight Forum "SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT BY 2100: FORECASTS, VISION, SCENARIOS AND PLANS" where diplomas will be awarded.

The International Youth Forum "World 2100: Global Trends and the Future through the Eyes of the Young" is scheduled for February 5-7, 2024 in one of the 4 countries.

A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY! All participants of the Horizon 2100 competition are invited to the World Youth Festival 2024. Register for the festival - When registering for the competition, be sure to apply for the festival: by specifying the status "Participant of the HORIZON 2100 competition of the Center for Modeling the Future", you will receive additional points during the competitive selection and increase your chances of participation!

The works of the winners in each profile direction (I, II, III places) will be presented on the Internet at:

The main prize - the title of GRAND PRIX - is awarded to the best participant in each of the nominations.

All participants will receive a PDF certificate or diploma online.

Diplomas will be awarded to all winners - participants of the forum.

Diplomas and certificates in paper form are not sent.

You can submit your work for the competition, familiarize yourself with the Terms of Participation, Directions of the Competition 2023, Recommendations for the design of SCIENTIFIC AND SCIENTIFIC-PRACTICAL WORKS and Recommendations for the design of SCI- FANTASTIC WORKS at the link:


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