British Council Nigeria Creative Hustle Competition 2015- Trip to UK

British Council Nigeria Creative Hustle Competition 2015- Trip to UK

Deadline: June 22,2015

Starting June 2nd, 2015, the British Council will accept entries from youths for its #MyCreativeHustle competition.

Your creative hustle should be related to any of the following sectors.

  • Built/Natural Environment including -Architecture, Interior Design, Urban Design and Planning.
  • Visual and Creative Arts – Film, Fashion, Music, Animation; Visual Arts.
  • Business & Management for the Creative Industries including marketing and advertising; media and publicity.’


This is open to creative Nigerians between the ages of 18 and 30 who are interested in or pursuing a career in the creative industries.


  • Finalists will be invited to meet with a panel of professionals from the Nigerian Creative Industries sector and UK institution academics for a mentoring session in July.
  • The Winner gets a chance to travel to the UK for a trade/industry programme related to their sector. (E.g an Architect gets to attend the London festival of Architecture or a Fashion Designer gets to attend London Fashion week)

Submission Requirements

  • Submit an original 30 sec video that ends with the line ……that’s my Creative Hustle.
  • The Video can cover any aspect of your work and include images, text and music.
  • The video must show you engaged in your preferred sector describing how you intend to make this hustle a profitable business.
  • Videos must be no longer than 30 seconds
  • Videos can be submitted in common digital video formats shot on digital cameras including video shot on smart phones, but must be of high resolution.
  • The British Council’s decision on the winning entry will be final.

How to Enter

Upload your video on twitter with the Hashtag #MyCreativeHustle and copy @ngbritisharts.

For more information visit British Council.