MASK: Create and innovate for a better future

We are an award-winning organisation that builds young people's capacity for creativity and innovation.

Capacity for creativity is a skill, and it can be taught and learned. Yet, schools seldom teach creativity. This is where MASK can help. We are on a mission to set young people like you on the path to success by teaching how to generate transformative ideas and turn them into reality.

So wherever you are on the planet join MASK opportunities today and take your first steps towards self-empowerment and success.

#1 Young people: unlock your creativity at our courses

Today organisations demand high creativity and innovation as part of the core skill set. This demand is rising sharply as automation now plays a much greater role. 

We have created for you the courses that unlock and strengthen your capacity to create and innovate. Enrol now.

All entries

are free

Enter before 1 June

#2 Schools and young people:

celebrate your creativity at our MASK Awards

Attracting over 8,500 entries from Africa with global audiences over 650,000 people, MASK Awards celebrates young creativity and innovation with prizes and exhibitions.

Enter your best ART or INNOVATIONS. Push the boundaries of your imagination! Showcase your creativity to the world!

#3 Organisations: engage our creative talents.

We connect organisations with our creative youths. 


From engineers and programmers to architects and designers, for the last 15 years we have trained and supported high-performing innovative minds that can be a true asset to your organisation.

Our news

January 2020:

MASK was awarded the "Most Innovative Learning Organisation 2020" by the SME News’ Greater London Awards, UK.

MASK Awards 2021 submission are now closed. Winners will be announced on 20 October in Nairobi.

On this page: art by our talent - Margaret Ngigi, Frank Kibicho, Haji Ibrahim, Jesse Otumba,  Louis Nderi, Muchira Muraguri, Regina Mwihaki and Anne Njeri, Caroline Mochoge.

Support us

to create

a better future

MASK has been one of leading organisations in the field of education for creativity. Help us to equip our young people and educators with creativity and innovation they need to shape a better future. Find out how you can get involved.