The Youth Excellence Awards (YEA), is an awards scheme which seeks to honor and celebrate outstanding youth in Africa who goes through thick and thin to create positive impact on society in their various field of work.


We believe that acknowledging and rewarding these young change makers will only not make them feel celebrated but also build a good platform by having voice and opportunities to the new generational leaders’ while building great attitude in the youth to strive for excellence.


By this awards scheme individual efforts to contribute positively to the economy on the continent by striving hard with dedication and perseverance by overcoming challenges and unfavorable economy will be admonished. It is scheduled to be hosted in September yearly in Accra, Ghana.


    Identify, acknowledge, and project outstanding youth making impact in the society.


    To be globally recognized as a youth empowerment initiative effecting on the Continent.


    To identify, honor and award hardworking youth.


    The event was founded in 2018 as Youth Event Awards and renamed Youth Excellence Awards in 2019, youth excellence award 2020 nominations was opened on the 20th July and closed 10 September2020.