Contests/Awards

Looking for global competitions for students?

Application opens for online competitions for students with prizes in cash and kind every year.

You’ll find cooking, poetry, essay competitions in Nigeria, Ghana and other African and developing countries

Here you find competitions, prizes, and awards on essay, video and other competitions open for Young Africans.

Comic Con Africa Project Springbok 2.0 Developer Showcase for Game Developers

Calling all game developers! Want to get your game recognised by thousands of fans and hundreds of gaming industry executives?… Read More

1 week ago

Lex:lead International Essay Competition 2020 for Undergraduate Students in Developing Countries

Up to () US$500 awards are to be made in February 2021 to the top-ranked essays answering this year's essay… Read More

1 week ago

Oxfam Nigeria/NGYouthSDGs International Youth Day Innovation Challenge 2020

As we evolve into the “new normal”; young leaders, social change agents, innovators and builders will need all the support… Read More

1 week ago

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) International Humanitarian Law Prize for African Academics 2020

The ICRC Is pleased to announce the 2020 academic prize for best published work on IHL in the continent. Application… Read More

2 weeks ago

OWSD Elsevier Foundation Awards 2021 for Early-Career Women Scientists in Developing Countries

The Elsevier Foundation is calling for nominations of hardworking science-inclined women from Africa and other developing countries. Application Deadline: 30th… Read More

3 weeks ago