to the support of opour sponsors, the people at Fundación
Internacional Talentos para la Vida reaches schools and universities
throughout Latin America, placing posters promoting the program.
A group of experts and personalities voluntarily reviews the
works received to choose the winners.
7 to 25.
Participation: cost free and individual.
Photography, Art and Essay contests: The subjects to be developed
depend on monthly “talents” proposed.
Students develop their work and submit them for review by
a qualified jury.
Awards are handed out in a monthly Award Ceremony held at
different venues in the city of Buenos Aires (e.g. National
Library, Automóvil Club Argentino). Awards include
medals, computers (and other) for the student and also for
events: soccer, basketball, volleyball, walks, triathlon.
Different tournaments and games are organized in line with
our motto: “mens sana in corpore sano”.
its inception, the Talents for Life program was conceived
as an international effort. In fact, it was first made public
in 1995 at the X International Seminar held in Miami, Florida
by the School of Economics Alumni Association of the Universidad
Católica Argentina. The announcement was then made
before an audience of government officials and businessmen
from North and South America.
Uruguay, several sports events were held during the summer
season in Punta del Este, a well-know resort. The events covered
various age categories and sports, attracting a large number
of “talents” and a cheerful audience. An agreement has been
reached with El País (the main Uruguayan newspaper)
to ocntinue with the program during 1999.
Santiago de Chile, the program was launched at the 2nd. Presidential
Summit of the Americas in April 16 and 17, 1998.