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Voting Has Closed!

Winners will be announced November 15th.

Thank you for voting in the Girls’ Voices for Change Contest! We’ve tallied over 7,000 votes to bring you the winners. Come back on November 15th to see if the girls you voted for won!

The young woman who receives the most votes for her video will receive a $1,000 grant towards her scholarship fund, and the girl who receives the most votes for her photography project will receive a $300 grant towards her scholarship fund.

This year’s judges include Laura Ling, Ashley Bell, Rebeccah Dharmapalan, Victoria Moroles, and Fernanda Echavarri. Learn more about them here!


Categories

Courage asks girls to show us their fighting spirit in the face of uncertainty and adversity.

Changemaker asks girls to show a community issue she cares about and suggest a solution.

Creativity asks girls to show us the world from their eyes.


Click here to view the complete rules of the Girls’ Voices for Change Contest.

Courage - Video

Girl
Toya, 16, New Zealand
My Aunt
Ruthloveny, 14, Haiti
Spreading Hope
Yessica, 17, United States
I Too Struggle For My School Fees
Winnifred, 15, Uganda
From Cans to School
Shpresa, 13, Kosovo
The Famous Limbers
Angelice, 17, Puerto Rico
Sugar Cane
Berlanda, 13, Haiti
The Second Chance
Eunice, 18, Kenya
Nurse Against All Odds
Claire, 19, Uganda
Education for Girls is Worth the Fight
Cathy, 19, Uganda
Judge's Award - My Dream
Radhia, 18, Kenya
I Want to be a Lawyer
Namono, 14, Uganda
My Community
Lomene, Andjilove, 16, Haiti
Orphanage Candlelight
Ange, 14, Cameroon
Audience Award - I Want Give a Legacy to My Daughter
Camila, 19, Brazil
Happy and Healthy Living with Sickle Cell
Noble, , Nigeria

Courage - Photography

The Brave Women in my Family
Elisa, 17, Honduras
My Hope and Children
Milena , 17, Honduras
Laundry for Tuition Fees
Vanessa, 16, Kenya
Traditional Roles
Peace, 15, Kenya
Cutting Down Ignorance
Fridah, 18, Kenya
Harvests That Binds
Grace, 15, Kenya
Enas' Vision
Enas, 16, Jordan
Khaldiya's Vision
Khaldiya, 21, Jordan
Karoli's Vision
Karoli, 16, Peru
Christy's Life
Christy, 17, Peru
Judge's Award - Hope for Junub
Sarah Sunday, 19, Kenya
Audience Award - Marah's World
Marah, 18, Jordan

Changemaker - Video

Feminist Photography
Catalina, 18, Argentina
I Won't be the First to Land on Mars, But...
Evelyn, 17, United States
We Are the Next Generation: Women's Soccer
Joubencat, 16, Haiti
Behind The Mask: Sexual Harrasment
Sol Cascante, 15, Costa Rica
HIV/Aids Among Young People in Kenya
Esther, 16, Kenya
No to Bullying
Alondra, 17, Puerto Rico
Ana Maria's Vision
Ana María, 18, Guatemala
My Education to Reduce Injustice
Daphine, 16, Uganda
Judge's Award - Our Road
Viergnelie, 17, Haiti
For Children To Go To School
Yolenie, 14, Haiti
Holding On
Mia, 17, United States
Audience Award - Our Big Hearts for Their Big Problems
Elona, 16, Kosovo

Changemaker - Photography

Power of Girls' Voices
Seema B., 14, Bangalore, India
Challenges of the Urban Refugee
Sabina, 14, Kenya
The Joy of Supporting Girls
Kenlly, 14, Kenya
Homeless Girls
Hellen, 16, Kenya
Esraa's Vision
Esraa, 21, Jordan
We are Changemakers
Asha, 20, India
Judge's Award - Feminist Photography
Catalina, 18, Argentina
Audience Award - A Cup of Rina's Vision
Rina, 19, Kosovo

Creativity - Video

Step by Step to Media Making
Wanda, 18, Argentina
Dancing my life
Princesa, 20, Paraguay - Argentina
Amrita's Reflection
Riya, 16, India
Monalisa's Reflection
Usha, 19, India
Mussarat's Reflection
Priya, 19, India
Rita's Reflection
Abida, 18, India
My Dream is to Become a Filmmaker
Maria Luiza, 16, Brazil
Judge's Award - I'm a Film Director
Ashley, 19, Venezuela - Argentina
Priya's Reflection
Arpita, 16, India
Sneha's Reflection
Afsari, 15, India
Ingrid for Creativity
Ingrid, 19, Cameroon
Audience Award - Arpita's Reflection
Monalisa, 19, India

Creativity - Photography

Life in a Better Perspective
Skye, 14, U.S
The Eyes of a Brighter Future
Qëndresa, 19, Kosovo
My World
Deneez, 16, Jordan
My Story
Zana, 17, Kosovo
Crafts in Honduras
Astrid Carolina, 16, Honduras
My Surroundings
Leyla, 15, Honduras
My City
Migdalia, 17, Honduras
Making A Difference Through Art
Renea, 19, Kosovo
Reality Camera
Elora, 15, Colombia
Walaa's Vision
Walaa, 18, Jordan
Judge's Award - Tree of Hope
Rama, 16, Jordan
Audience Award - Colors of Honduras
Karol, 16, Honduras

View last year's winners and runners-up!