We believe in rewarding creativity

Born out of our mission to support the upcoming generation of African creatives, every month we will be awarding a one-time contribution of £100 to support an African creative with no strings attached.

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The application process for

the #NCFund is changing

We are thrilled to announce that you can now submit your application directly on NewComma using our Job Board feature. Say goodbye to pasting project links in your form, as it is now automatically extracted from your NewComma profile. This means more time to focus on what you love – creating exceptional projects.

How to Apply

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Three projects in your newcomma digital portfolio

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Create a project


Criteria to Apply

Be of African descent (living in or outside the continent)

Be a practising creative

Aged 18-35 years

Must be signed up to NewComma

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Your creative project must be uploaded on NewComma to be eligible!

Judges will only be considering applications with NewComma project links. You can use the embed block to add your work from YouTube, Figma, Spotify etc. in your NewComma project ahead of your submission.

Creative effort goes a really long way!

Show you really care about what you're creating by adding the finest details in your project and the process behind making it in the NewComma projects you submit

Be as specific as you can about your rationale

Within your application, provide as much detail as you can about how the £100 micro-grant you will support your creative endeavours

Promote your project

Share links to your NewComma projects with the hashtag #NCFund for greater visibility of your amazing creative work!

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Applications for the August cycle closes Tuesday, 31st December at 18:00 GMT.

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