The Creative Student Hackathon 

Want to showcase your creative talent? 

The student hack in partnership with Dubai Media City allows full-time students ages 18-25 to participate in a realtime 24-hour competition. Taking place on 26 and 27 October, 2022 the competition allows them the unique opportunity to prove their skills to future employees as well as earn industry-wide recognition by being awarded on stage at the 2023 Lynx Awards ceremony.

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How to apply for the Hack


In order to enter, apply before 7 October and if shortlisted, we will reach out to you. Please note that the competition is open only to students whose universities are affiliated with the Dubai Knowledge Park & Dubai International Academic City.

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Student competitions

The Student Cover competition 

Campaign ME and Dubai Lynx partnered for the second edition of the Student Cover Competition.

The competition challenged entrants to create an exciting and original cover design based on a real brief. The winning design was featured on the cover of Campaign ME and earned industry-wide recognition at the Dubai Lynx Awards 2022

See the 2022 Winners

Take a look at the winners for the 2022 Student Cover Competition.

See the winning work

Meet the jury

Meet the industry experts who judged the entries and selected the winners of the Student Cover Competition.

Meet the Student Jury
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How to enter

Download the brief and the image files to get started on your entry.

The competition is now closed.

  • Student Cover Competition Partners

    Campaign