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.

April Contests/Awards

European Commission Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2023 for International Journalists

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Ifeoma Chuks

The Lorenzo Natali Media Prize was launched in 1992 to recognise excellence inreporting ondevelopment issues, inequalities, human rights and poverty eradication. ...

Contests/Awards July

Government of Ireland Africa Agri-food Development Program (AADP) 2023

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Ifeoma Chuks

The Ireland Africa Agri-food Development Programme is a joint initiative by the Ireland Ministry for Agriculture, Food and the Marine ...

Contests/Awards October

World Bank Youth Summit 2023 for Young Social Entrepreneurs

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Ifeoma Chuks

The World Bank Group wants to hear from young changemakers across the globe via World Bank Youth Summit 2023 Application ...

Contests/Awards

Kurt Schork Freelance Award 2023 for Freelance Journalists ($5000 Award)

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Ifeoma Chuks

The Kurt Schork Memorial Fund (KSMF) is now accepting submissions for its 2023 Awards in International Journalism. Apply below. When ...

Commonwealth Essay Competition
Essay Writing

The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2023 Now Open

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Ifeoma Chuks

The Royal Commonwealth Society is pleased to announce the theme for The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2023. Application Deadline: 30th ...

April Conferences & Workshops Contests/Awards Ghana Kenya Middle East & North Africa Music Scholarships for Nigerians Southern Africa Tanzania Uganda

Visa for Music 2023 for Musicians from Africa and the Middle East – Rabat, Morocco

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Ifeoma Chuks

Visa for Music 2023: From November 22nd to 25th, 2023, will be held in Rabat, the 10th edition of the ...