Student Print Competition

The Student Creative Competition for Print is a hunt for brilliant, unique creative talent from across MENA. Students craft and submit their original, attention-grabbing campaigns in response to a the brief set by Al Mayya K9.

The work is judged and shortlisted online, before the winners are awarded live on stage at Dubai Lynx 2018.

The Print competition is now closed for entries – you still have time to enter the MBC competitions here.

See the winners crowned at the Students Awards Presentation on Tuesday 11th March 2019 at the Festival.

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 Shortlisted entries

  • Bodoor Alhaddad - Jeddah College of Advertising

    Amal Alkilani - American University in Dubai

    Rym Farran - Middlesex University Dubai

    Sahar Ghavami - American University in Duba

  • Lina Ibrahim - American University in Dubai

    Elie Matta - Lebanese American University

    Vanessa Ravikumar - Middlesex University Dubai

    Riddhi Shah - Middlesex University Dubai

Tips from jury presidents past and present

Kalpesh Patankar, Executive Creative Director at Young & Rubicam, MENA is leading this year's Student Awards jury. And he's got some advice for you if you're thinking of entering.

Meet the jury

"You have the freedom to be bold, to be fresh and to experiment"

In 2018, the student awards president was Walid Kanaan from TBWA/RAAD. Check out his video to see what advice he has for those entering this year.

"When judging, we look for work that makes us feel jealous"

In 2017, the jury was headed up by Firas Medrows from DDB Dubai and he has provided five great pieces of advice about how to win.

"Before you start, analyise the brief and do your research"

The first Student Awards President was Ramzi Moutran from Memac Ogilvy. Don't miss his advice if you are thinking of entering.

Enter the competition
before 16 December

Enter now

Student Competition Partners

  • Education Partner

    Dubai International Academic city
  • Student Competition Media Partner

    Ed Arabia
  • Image Provider

  • Print Competition Partner

  • MBC Hack and MBC Youth Award

    MBC Group