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.

The 7 Pillars of Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) – A complete guide to apply

About The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) is established to empower men and women… Read More

6 days ago

CHEVENING Essay Competition 2021 for Nigerian Undergraduates

The Chevening Alumni Association of Nigeria (CAAN) has received funding from the Chevening Alumni Programme Fund (CAPF), to organize an essay… Read More

2 weeks ago

Call for Proposals: 2021 Data4COVID19 Africa Challenge (EUR 100,000 in funding)

l’Agence française de développement (AFD), together with Expertise France and The GovLab, is soliciting innovative proposals (re)using data in a collaborative and responsible… Read More

3 weeks ago

University of Oxford Saïd Business School Map the System Global Competition 2021 for Young Leaders

Applications are open for the University of Oxford Saïd Business School Map the System Global Competition 2021 for Young Leaders.… Read More

3 weeks ago

ICFJ/ONE/Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling 2021 for African Journalists

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in collaboration with ONE and the Elliott family, seeks entries for the 2021 Michael… Read More

3 weeks ago