Student Print Competition

A challenging and exciting chance for students to craft their strongest print campaign and gain recognition within the creative industry.

Entries open September 2017

The Masar Student Creative Award for Print is a hunt for brilliant, unique creative talent from across MENA.In the run-up to the festival, students craft and submit their original, attention-grabbing campaigns in response to the brief set by a leading charity or NGO. The work is judged and shortlisted online, before the winners are awarded live on stage at Dubai Lynx 2018.

The competition is now closed for entries.

Who is it for?

This is a chance for full-time university students between 18-25 to prove themselves among MENA's creative best.

Entrants should also be on the eligible countries list, which includes Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Ghana, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Kenya, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Tunisia, Turkey, UEA, West Bank & Gaza, Western Sahara and Yemen.

What wins?

Original, attention-grabbing work that responds to the brief in a completely unique way goes far in this competition.

2017 Student Print Competition winners

1st place - Hanin Hassan

American University in Dubai

2nd place - Shahira Nassar

American University in Dubai

3rd place - Dalia Hilal

Lebanese American University

Top tips for entering

Former Student Awards Jury Presidents, Firas Medrows (Executive Creative Director, DDB Dubai) and Ramzi Moutran (Executive Creative Director, Memac Ogilvy) give their tips and insights for entering the Dubai Lynx Student Awards.