WHO CAN APPLY?
- You can nominate a tour guide or
- You nominate yourself as a guide
be send via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
YOUR APPLICATION HAS TO INCLUDE:
1. Your name & contact information
2. Why should you be awarded with Green Microphone 2019
3. What is your contribution to the profession of tourist guide (250 words)
4. Short bio
The deadline to send your applications with the nominations and brief descriptions is Monday, 2nd of September 2019, 12.00 CET.
Among all the participants we will choose the finalists who will have a chance to present their work to other finalists and wider audience in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Finalists will be invited to send us a short 2 min presentation video, which we will present to the audinece at the ceremony. The winner will be publicly announced and will receive the Green Microphone Award - the first award for responsible tourist guide.
I AM NOT YET A TOURIST GUIDE, CAN I STILL APPLY?
YES, you can. We are aware, that many people are
making an impact and changing the community with their everyday work. Primarily,
this award is targeting tourist guides, so the award for you will be a bit
different. We would still love to hear your story.
HOW WILL THE PITCH LOOK LIKE?
If selected for the finals, we will invite you to come
to the meeting, where you will have 120 seconds to tell us, who you are, what
you do, and why you deserve to win. We are proud to announce that the event will take place in the House of the European Union in Ljubljana, Slovenia. If you can not make it to Ljubljana, Skype has the solution for us:) Contact us if you have any questions or concerns about this;)
HOW WILL YOU DECIDE ON THE WINNER?
After the presentations, we will have a vote from the judges, and a vote from the public, deciding on the winner of the prize. The results of the vote will be split to 50% public, 50 % judges. The winner is the finalist that wins the most votes.
WHAT IS THE PRIZE?
You mean besides the bragging rights?!!? Yes, there is an actual prize as well. We just do not wish to disclose it yet, because we want to get the best guides to apply for the right reasons!