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Light of the Bosphorus

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 All participants will get certificate and the winners( 5 students ) will get watches .(Aqua.Dı.Polo)

It is our pleasure to announce the winners of  " Light of The Bosphorus " competition!!!
We have received 50 valuable and creative works from 10 countries .  It was very difficult for us to select the winners .We sincerely thanks  to all participants for participated in our contest   and helped make it a success !
  (As one of the partner organizations of "The International Day of Light 2021" held by Unesco" ,Women Science Teacher (WST) , organised this competition.

1- Claudia Fernandez with her project from Colegio Aurelio Gomez Escolar /Burgos -Spain (Mentor Teacher-Marina Montero Aguirre )

2-Elena Gaspar Garu with her project from Palatul Copiilor Drobeta -Turnu Severin/Romania (Mentor Teacher -Maria Genoveva Agape)

3 -Yusuf Eren Şener with his project from Korkmaz Yigit Anatolian Highschool - Istanbul /Turkey (Mentor Teacher -Selma Çınar)

4-Marc Vallespi with his project from Institut Escola  Portal Batea /Spain (Mentor Teacher - Diana Fox)

5-Enes Arda Daştan with his project from Etiler Anatolian High School from Istanbul/Turkey (Mentor Teacher - Arzu Çalık Seydim )

 And ,many many thank to math teacher Erviola Konomi

(Math teacher  /  Albania) She got a special award from Korkmaz Yigit Anatolian High School

The International Day of Light is a global initiative that provides an annual focal point for the continued appreciation of light and the role it plays in science, culture and art, education, and sustainable development, and in fields as diverse as medicine, communications, and energy. The broad theme of light will allow many different sectors of society worldwide to participate in activities that demonstrates how science, technology, art and culture can help achieve the goals of UNESCO – education, equality, and peace. For more information


                                                                                                                               CONTEST RULES 


Eligibility :

This Contest is open to all children (Ages 12-18 ) .

Contest Period –start date : 02-04-2021 and end date : 16-05-2021

Entry rules :

The participants must be send  materiasl [photo, video, text, etc.] to  The [photo, audio file, video,] and lesson plan. Incomplete entries or the ones which are not in alignment with the rules, requirements, and specifications will be disqualified by WST. You may enter the Contest only once and you need to provide any information that might be necessary. Any attempt of circumvention of the rules will result in immediate disqualification from the Contest.

Original Content ;

Ownership By participating in the Contest, each Participant guarantees that they are the exclusive owner of the copyright and all other proprietary rights in any and all materials and content submitted by the participant to enter the contest. The Participant further claims and guarantees that they have the right to grant to any third party the right to use, reproduce, distribute, perform and display any photo, video.All entries must have appropriate clearances, permissions and releases PRIOR to uploading, or may be eliminated from the Contest.

Rights Granted by Contest Participants ;

By entering this Contest and sending your [photo, video, text, etc.] the Participant understands and agrees that WST acting on behalf of WST has the right, where permitted by law, to use the content and personal information for any promotional purposes without limitation and without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

Disclaimer of Responsibility ;

WST is not responsible for problems with contest entries, including but not limited to, entries which are lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, illegible, or cannot be completed due to electronic or technical difficulties, even if the problem is the result of the sole or partial negligence of WST .

Prizes ;

Winner of the Contest (hereinafter “Winner”) will receive [prize] which is determined by WST. The prize cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for another prize, and is non-transferable. Prize-related expenses including all federal, state, and local taxes represent the sole financial responsibility of the Winner. The prize is given with no written, express, or implied warranty. Any prize not claimed within 30 days will be forfeited by the winner and remain the property of WST. Acceptance of the prize gives WST permission to use the Winner’s personal details and [photo, audio file, video, text, etc.] for advertising purposes without further compensation, unless it is prohibited by law.

Winner Selection and Notification ;

Winner will be selected by under the supervision of WST. Winner will be informed about the prize by within 20 days following the winner selection to claim the prize. WST is not responsible if the winner fails to receive the notice about the prize due to any security settings or provision of incorrect contact information. If the winner fails to respond within the required time period, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected . If the Winner is considered a minor in their place of residence ,WST reserves the right to place the prize in the name of the Winner’s parent or legal guardian who will be requested to sign the Declaration of Claim on the Winner’s behalf. Acceptance of the prize given in this Contest is in accordance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. If the Winner is disqualified for any reason,WST is not obliged to provide an alternate prize or extend the Contest Period in any way, and all privileges as Winner will be terminated immediately. Participants who provide false, fraudulent or deceptive entries or who engage in false, fraudulent or deceptive acts in connection with the Contest will be disqualified and subject to criminal prosecution.


How to Claim the Prize ;

The Winner can choose to have their prize mailed, or to pick up their prize at WST’s Facebookpages]. The prize may be picked up any time between the hours of [09:00hour] a.m.- [18:00] p.m. [time zoneEU ] Monday-Friday, excluding holidays. If the prize is mailed to the Winner, they assume the risk of the prize’s safe arrival. Winners are required to provide (1) a valid government-issued photo identification depicting the proof of age and (2) a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number. The social security number will be used for tax-reporting purposes. WST reserves the right to deny awarding the prize if the winner fails to provide a satisfactory identification.

Terms & General Conditions ;

WST reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or any other cause affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Contest. If such case occurs,WST may select the winner from all eligible entries. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage the Winner selection process and the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws.


Contact : If you have any questions about  “ LIGHT of THE BOSPHORUS” competition, participants may contact Hatice Kırmacı ( ) or

All participants have the righ to contact the Organizer at any time and ask for corrections to any personal data held on them or ask for it to be deleted

Facebook  ;

WST may utilize Facebook to promote sweepstakes or giveaways. The Participant understands and agrees that any such promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By checking here, You, the Participant, have reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Contest Rules.

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