By Mutsa Makuvaza
CASH amounting to US$500 for first prize as well as other cash prizes and no-monetary rewards are up for grabs in the 2021 National Heroes Talent Search combo.
Below are key details for you to participate in the competition.
Closing date: 5 August 2021
Prizes: Cash prizes amounting to US$200, US$500 up for grabs. The successful competitors also stand to get publishing contracts and/or recording contracts facilitated on their behalf.
Sponsor: Zanu-PF Youth League
Age restriction: 16 to 35 years
Theme: Re-Living the Liberation Struggle Through Creativity
What’s it about? Are you a creative? This competition seeks to honour and reward youths who are creative in the following ways:
– Music and sound
– Visual arts
– Writing and poetry
– Fashion design
– General content creation
Material must be inspired by Zimbabwe’s second Chimurenga war of liberation and guerilla combat wear. Moreover, material may be submitted in any of Zimbabwe’s 16 recognized languages.
How to submit: Written works like poetry, short stories and essays to be emailed. Video and audio recordings as well as works of art such as fashion design to be via WhatsApp.
Sucessful candidates will be contacted for national auditions. □