Hello there!

We invite you to celebrate our most creative Young Change Makers, in

Mumbai, India on December 7th, 2019.

About the IIF

Pioneers Nation, a thought leader in education, brings to you The International ImagiNATION Festival (IIF), the first of its skill based event, designed and dedicated to celebrating the spark of imagination, creativity and innovation in children and to also help Schools to draw out and express their best potential. The Festival includes a series of International Inter-School competitions effecting a paradigm shift in educational engagement through different skill-focused events for participation by students. You can read about Pioneers Nation here.

The Competitions

Competitions open for 9 to 18 years old


(Writing competition)

A Technological Innovation for Change

Imagine ... a floating pod that purifies air or a Drone which looks for potholes on roads.... or your solution to an everyday problem ...

The Challenge
Submit a concept note of your Technovation- A technological innovation of change

For Guidelines and Conditions click here


(Drawing competition)

Bridging Inequalities in Today’s Society and World

Do you think that Boys and Girls are equal or that there is a divide between the rich and the poor. Use your colour strokes to even the inequalities in our world.

The Challenge
Submit your artwork created on an A4 size paper in a colour medium of your choice.

For Guidelines and Conditions click here

Reel for Real

(Movie Making competition)

Value-based Change in Thinking

A competition calling out to young film makers who believe they can stir a thought with their movies.

The Challenge
Submit a short film sharing a message of change in thinking based on a value that inspires you.

For Guidelines and Conditions click here

Selfie for Change

(Photography competition)

Climate Change

Can you, superhero, use your selfie taking skills to highlight a change and save the world?

The Challenge
Take a selfie with your phone camera highlighting any change associated with the environment or climate in your immediate vicinity which you see affecting the fabric of the world.

For Guidelines and Conditions click here

How do I Participate ?

Participating in the IIF is as easy as 1-2-3. Just follow the steps outlined below and you can thus register for the biggest festival of skills in the world.


    IIF is now open for Entries

    1. Collect Registration form from School IIF Coordinating Teacher
    Download from website under the IIF Form tab at www.pioneersnation.com/iif
    2. Make payment of Rs. 200/- per submission per competition to School IIF Coordinating Teacher.
    Pay online under the payments tab at www.pioneersnation.com/iif
    3. Fill registration form for the chosen Competition(s).


    As early as possible

    Submit your work by email to pioneersnation.iif@gmail.com in the following format
    Subject : IIF Submission-(Name of Participant/Team Lead)-(Country)
    Email Body: Mention Reference number/Transaction ID of payment made.
    Title of Submission along with details of competition specific requirements.
    Upload attachment(s): Scan of your filled registration form.
    Your submission(s) as per competition(s) gudelines.


    November 21, 2019

    1. A set of finalists will be selected and further instructions for preparation will be communicated to the selected students. All finalists will receive the prestigious IIF Certificate for Excellence.
    2. Finalists will be invited to attend the IIF Gala event to be held on 7th of December, 2019 at Mumbai.
    3. Winners will be announced during the event and receive the prestigious IIF Awards for the year 2019!


• The IIF Series of Competitions are officially open for entries from students across the world.
• Students can participate with a nominal entry fee of Rs. 200/- per competition per child, for Indian students($5 per event, per student, for international students) for any/every of the four competitions.


For students from India, you can pay here

For our international students , you can pay here