Create & innovate for a better future

Do you want to improve your chances of being successful, make an impact on society, and build a better future? Here at MASK, we can set you on the path to success by teaching you how to be more creative and innovative. You will learn how to pioneer new ideas and see every challenge as an opportunity. 

Businesses all over the world view creative thinking as a highly valuable skill, but many schools do not teach this as part of the standard curriculum. This is where MASK can help - we are an organisation on a mission to inspire young people like you to achieve more in life by thinking outside box and turning new ideas into reality.

We have already helped many young people throughout Africa unlock their potential. Join the MASK creative community today and take your first steps towards success!


Students & educators:

Learn creativity

Join our supportive and inclusive learning space where you will be given the freedom to discover and develop your creativity and learn how to apply it in real life.

And when this time comes, we will introduce you to a network of MASK-affiliated businesses and partner organisations who offer internships and employment opportunities.

Enrol in our online creativity courses and harness your potential.


Business leaders:

Work with our creative talent

A creative and innovative workforce is essential to the success of your business. For over 13 years, we have trained and supported high-performing young creatives in Africa. From engineers and programmers, to architects and artists, MASK’s inspiring minds will be a true asset to your company.

Partenr with us and connect your organisation with

next generational, creative talent.


Schools & students:

MASK Awards

Reaching eleven African countries, attracting 8,500 entries, with global exhibitions attended by over 650,000 people, MASK Awards celebrate and reward young artistic and social imagination.

Enter the Awards! Voice your innovative ideas and showcase your creativity to the world.

Our news

Recognised for excellence

MASK was named "Most Innovative Learning Organisation 2020" by the Greater London Enterprise Awards.

5 November 2020

MASK talent at Unilever

MASK Awards winners Dani Wijenje and Jesie Otumba start internships at Unilever’s Heroes for Change, Kenya. 

January 2021

Art on this page is by MASK creative talent - Frank Kibicho, Haji Ibrahim, Jesse Otumba, Louis Nderi, Muchira Muraguri,

Regina Mwihaki and Anne Njeri, Caroline Mochoge. Animation is by Edwin Wainaina and Samantha Niemczyk.

Creativity for a Better Future

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MASK has been one of leading organisations in the field of education for creativity and innovation. Support us to make a difference to thousands young people and educators.