Organisers of Merit Awards have announced the maiden edition which is slated for September 1, 2017, at Royal Lamerta Hotel in Kumasi.

Merit Awards 2017Merit Awards is an award scheme designed to reward hardworking Ghanaian high school scholars in their respective fields and also to open young talented and influential students to education opportunities and entertainment platforms available around the world.

The award scheme also seeks to reward high personalities, influencers, art performers and writers who positively impact the youth of Ghana.

Below are categories for 2017 edition

1. Most Influential Artiste
2. Most Influential Blogger
3. Best Academic Student
4. Face of High School
5. Top Model
6. Personality of the year
7. Perfect Gentlemen
8. Ultimate Choice School
9. Celebrity Icon
10. Best Clothing
11. Best Student DJ
12. Best Sports Student
13. Best Dance Group
14. High School Discovery
15. Best Student Rapper