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AfDB Development Evaluation Week 2016 Essay Contest

AfDB Development Evaluation Week 2016 Essay Contest

Submissions are now being accepted for the AfDB Development Evaluation Week 2016 Essay Contest. The contest is open to AfDB regional member country nationals who have proven experience and/or an educational background in evaluation.  

2016 DStv Eutelsat Star Awards Competition

2016 DStv Eutelsat Star Awards Competition

The 6th edition of the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards is now open. We are calling all science and technology fans between 14 and 19 to be inspired to write a creative essay or design a poster. MultiChoice Africa and Eutelsat are convinced by the power of science and technology education to encourage young minds to […]

Morland Writing Scholarships

Morland Writing Scholarships

It can be difficult for writers, before they become established, to write while simultaneously earning a living. To help meet this need the MMF awards annually a small number of Morland Writing Scholarships, with the aim being to

The Short Story Day Africa Prize

The Short Story Day Africa Prize

From our ancestors’ first forays through the continent, to the contemporary diaspora spread around the world, people are eternally moving in, out and about the African continent.

2016 Etisalat Prize for Literature

2016 Etisalat Prize for Literature

Etisalat has announced its call for entries to the 2016 edition of the Pan-African Prize, Etisalat Prize for Literature. The Etisalat Prize for Literature celebrates new writers of African citizenship whose first fiction book (over 30,000 words) was published in the last twenty four (24) months. For the purposes of this definition, first book means first […]

UONGOZI Institute Leadership Essay Contest 2016

UONGOZI Institute Leadership Essay Contest 2016

Young African citizens currently residing on the continent between the ages of 18-25 are invited to submit an essay for this year’s Leadership Essay Contest organised by UONGOZI Institute.

2016 CMC Write to Win Contest

2016 CMC Write to Win Contest

Application is now opened for the 2016 Edition of the CMC Creative Essay Writing Competition. This Competition is aimed at engaging the youths to provide Positive Ideas on how to make AFRICA a better place of living for all.

Rational Standard Essay Contest for African Undergraduates

Rational Standard Essay Contest for African Undergraduates

Rational Standard, in association with African Students For Liberty SA, African Liberty Organisation for Development (ALOD) and Network for a Free Society (NFS) is calling for entries for the Rising Tide Foundation’s essay competition with a focus on entrepreneurship.

3rd Continental Standards Essay Competition

3rd Continental Standards Essay Competition

The AU and its Commission, as well as other regional bodies place a good deal of emphasis on gender equality and women‘s economic empowerment hence declaring the year 2015 the year of women’s empowerment and their expected role in achieving Agenda 2063.

2016 Tana Forum University Essay Competition

2016 Tana Forum University Essay Competition

Africa is the arena for some of the modern world’s most intractable security challenges. 80 years ago, when powerful nations boldly breached multilateral decision-making and international law, Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia stood before the League of Nations and declared the imminent catastrophe facing the world, should the principles of common security be abandoned.