Competition events

Young Performer Awards

The  National Eisteddfod Young Performer Awards competition is known as the most prestigious event of its kind in South Africa. With prizes up to the value of R50 000, “cute” is simply not enough.

The Young Performer Awards Competition is presented over 3 – 4 elimination rounds (as determined by the particular category).  The Final Round, to be presented at the Roodepoort Theatre on 29 May 2019 will see Gold (+R35000), Silver (+R10000) and Bronze (+R5000) medals, as well as other cash prizes awarded to the best performers in music, dance and drama.

Guidelines for submitting video recorded entries 

What are the Rules and Regulations for the Young Performer Awards Competition?

Young Artist Award Competition 2019

The  National Eisteddfod Young Artist Award Competition, launched in 2013, provides an opportunity for top achievers in the Creative and Visual Arts. It provides a next level of competition for the future Ester Mahlangu and Irma Sterns of our country.

All artworks will be adjudicated by a panel of adjudicators that will include arts educators and artists from the arts industry.

Calling young Artists!
Are you the future Irma Stern or Ester Mahlangu?

Who may participate in this competition and how do you enter?