The SWAAPawards is an annual event which showcases and rewards excellence in Spoken Words, Poetry, Writing, Photography, Performing Arts, Digital & Computer graphics from students and recent graduates. With the help of our amazing sponsors, mentors and well wishers the event has helped kick-start the careers of countless Nigerian students and provided 60 paid internships and given away over N200,000 in prizes.


To discover, mentor, empower, develop and launch the career of an average Nigerian student in whatever they do, thereby motivating them to impact positively in the society in which they live.


It’s the mission of SWAAPawards (Spoken Words Arts and Poetry Awards) to create a platform for all aspiring Spoken Words Artiste, Poets, Writer, Photographer, Digital & Fine Artists, as well as Performing Artistes, to Launch their Careers, Network with Professionals, and Connect with other passionate artists from around the Country.

S.W.A.A.P (Spoken word Arts and Poetry) Awards Date: April 14, 2017 Time: Red Carpet Start by 4:00pm Venue: Adeline Hall Lead City University Ibadan.