Sondeka Awards are here once again and this 2021 edition is set to be bigger and better as it not only open to Kenyan creatives, but also those in Uganda and Tanzania as well. This will be the 4th edition of the awards which were founded in 2018. Organized by Creative Garage, Sondeka Awards seek to award exemplary, visionary, imaginative, innovative, expressive, experimental, and original artists.
Several categories are up for contest in this edition and they include Digital Art, Contemporary Art, Poetry, Spoken Word, Podcasts, Online Video Content, Live Bands, Short Stories, Alternative/Experimental Music, and Disruptive/imaginative Music Videos.
Sondeka Awards 2021 will only admit works produced between April 2020 to April 2021. The submissions made must be of original works and not violate any person’s intellectual property. Interested applicants can make their submissions by clicking here.
Last year the Sondeka winners were awarded via a virtual ceremony that was hosted by actor Yafesi Musoke. Some of the winners included: Digital Artist Benir, Singers Halisi The Band, Spoken Word Artist Mumbi Macharia, Live Band Nairobi Horns Project, Writer Wahome Mutahi and Singer Serro just to mention a few.
Are you a creative or do you know any creative whose works fall in any of Sondeka’s categories? Then hurry and make a submission before the 18th June 2021 deadline.
Wishing you all the best.