Why participate in

MASK Awards?

The benefits of participating in MASK Awards


Are you a young African looking for an opportunity to develop or showcase your talents? Perhaps you have a passion for design, an artistic flare, or an original business or social leadership idea that you would like to share? Or you are a school that is proud on creativity-building of its pupils and students? If so, then you want MASK Awards!


We meet countless young individuals unsure of how to utilise their creativity and innovation and take the first steps towards their dream future. We provided many schools and young people like you with the opportunities and confidence to unmask their potential. And you could be next.


Here are just some of the reasons why you should submit your work to us today:

  • Get your name out there by reaching global audiences of over 650,000.
  • You’ve got to be in it, to win it: exciting and career-launching rewards up for grabs, including cash prizes and internships.
  • Explore and push the boundaries of your imagination in safe and supporting environment: your ideas will not the subject of ridicule, however unusual or provocative they are. In fact, the more provocative the better.
  • Learn how to channel your entrepreneurial mind into the corporate space by creating solutions that can feed back into the business or policy community. Today organisations seek creatively minded people like you to engage and employ.
  • Exercise your leadership and consider how you can make practical changes on a local, national and global scale.
  • Together we can inspire real change: become a part of our collective creative community.