TELL YOUR STORY

You have lived. Your experiences are worth sharing. You have seen things worth talking about, worth learning from. But nobody will tell your story for you.

 

USD $1000 CASH PRIZE

Use your life experience to compete against 30 finalist and earn the title of ULTIMATE STORYTELLER with a  $1000 cash prize

 

“You have unique experiences that the world has been waiting to hear. African! It’s time for you to tell your own story and be recognised for it.”

 

 

HOW TO ENTER

1. Record a 3-minute video of yourself telling the short version of your story.

 

2. Post the story on your Socials (Facebook, Instagram)

 

3. Add the following description: 

“Does my story deserve $1000? Click Share to tell #hadithiYaAfrica that I deserve to be the #UltimateStoryteller #USC” 

Applications close at midnight on the 1st Aug 2020

Our judges will receive a notification when you have completed the above. 30 Shortlisted candidates will be announced on the 17th August 2020

 

 

The ultimate storyteller contest challenges you to become a confident inspiring storyteller that helps others learn from your experiences. Thousands of people are already earning an income through storytelling, and now you can too. We will be hosting a free live storytelling workshop to help contestants tell the best story they can

BASIC CONTEST RULES

1. The contest is only open to Africans

2. All stories must be TRUE STORIES as lived by you.

3. You must have earned the rights to tell that story

4. Shortlisted contestants must prepare two 7 – 10 minute stories

5. There will be two rounds of contest with 10 contestants in the final

6. Judging will be based on public voting and judges voting

7. The Judge’s decisions are final

Detailed contest rules will be sent to you on application

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