The prize

The winning team/individual will receive a cheque for €5,000, payable to the nominated beneficiary on the entry form. Second and third placed teams/individuals will receive cheques for €3,000 and €1,000 respectively.

The Special Africa Prize winner will receive a cheque for €4,000.

Each shortlisted team will receive an expenses paid trip to Berlin to compete in the final stage of the competition. The results will be announced in Berlin on 23rd January 2017. The prize will be awarded directly to the winning team(s) within 6 weeks of the award announcement.