Connecther & the Harvard College Social Innovation Collaborative present

Stories About Girls Worth Telling

Show in film what YOU can do to change the story!


The Girls Impact the World Film Festival is an Annual Event.

High school and undergraduate students, submit your 3-5 minute short films that address global women's issues such as: education for girls, maternal health, violence against women and girls and a variety of other issues.

Submissions for GITW 2015 have ended. This is an ANNUAL event, please start working on your films for GITW 2016. Submission deadline for 2016 is January 15, 2016.

Do you know a Girl Greening Up the World?

The Ian Somerhalder (IS) Foundation & Girls Impact the World have partnered to present the inaugural GITW / Green IS Award! Learn more.

Winners will be awarded over $20K in prizes! Red carpet event for 2014/15 awards ceremony to be held at the Harvard campus on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Learn more or enter HERE!

See our amazing panel of judges, including two Nobel Laureates, here.

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