Application: 1 June - 31 July 2022
Selection: 01 Aug - 07 Aug 2022
Judging awards: August
Awards night: August
What is OYTA ?
OOZE Young Talent Awards is an event organised by OOZE and partnered with Sabah Creative Economy and Innovation Centre. This program will feature young talent from across Sabah with judging in two categories- kids and youth. Participants are required to produce a 1 minute video sharing their talent in a creative and concise manner.
(Age 6 - 12)
Recognition & trophies
Fully funded Mini-Boss workshop worth RM200
(Age 13 - 23)
Recognition & trophies
Fully funded Bizbah program worth RM500
Golden ticket to PitchBAH 2022
What can you gain from OYTA ?
1st category: Kids ( 6 - 12yo), 2nd category: Youth (13 - 23 yo)
Local/international students who currently study in one of Sabah’s education institutes
Anyone eligible who fulfills criteria 1 and/or 2 and who has a "hidden" talent to show the nation.
Question Type, Acting & Directing, Art & Drawing, Cooking, Comedian, Dancing, Education, Fashion, Fitness, Innovation, Intelligence, Music, Mathematics, Magician, Photography, Singing, Sports, Social, Science, Technology, Writing & Poetry, Design & Build, Videography, Others…
Getting started with your application
This is the first step in the application process where you need to submit a 1-minute video to demonstrate and tell us about your talent.
Applicants will be filtered and selected by the organiser according to a list of requirements and criteria. Organisers will select their Top 100 who will undergo a selection process by industry mentors to then be handpicked as the Top 50 young talent.
Our judges & industry mentors will then select their Top 10.
4. Awards Day
An unforgettable day to experience the awards that celebrate your success & a chance to meet new friends and form new connections.
How is it judged?
During assessment, videos are filtered out based on the criteria and requirements of the applications.
40% Votes coming from the majority of likes from the public
60% Votes coming from industry mentors
Judging 100% Video
40% Personality : Showcase initiative and ownership values.
30% Authenticity : Distinctiveness and uniqueness of your content and ideas.
30% Virality : Clearly communicate content that is relevant to the current trends.