Competition events

Young Performer Awards Competition

The NEA Young Performer Awards competition is known as the most prestigious event of its kind in South Africa. A total of R500,000+ in prize money has already been awarded to winners in recent years. This competition expect skills, knowledge and understanding that are exceptionally high – being, “cute” is simply not enough. The Young Performer Awards Competition is presented over four elimination rounds.

Read more about this competition  here…

Young Artist Award Competition

The Young Artist Award Competition, launched in 2013 provides an opportunity for top achievers in the Creative Arts.


A panel of adjudicators will adjudicate all art entries according to the school grade of participants. All participants will receive feedback and a certificate to confirm that they have participated in this competition.

The adjudicators will select the best art work in each grade and will then select a winner in each of the following categories: Entry Level (Gr. 0 – 3), Junior (Gr. 4 – 7) & Senior (Grade 8 – Open Section). The names of these winners are annually announced at the Final Round of the National Eisteddfod Young Performer Awards.

Read more about the Young Artist Awards Competition here

Young Performer Awards Competition

Young Artist Award Competition