Who are the organisers of the Awards?
The Ministry of Tourism along with the Commission for Tourism hosts the Awards annually and the event is entirely organized and executed by Zanzi promotions.
What are the awards for?
Zanzibar Tourism Awards brings together the Zanzibar tourism sector to celebrate individuals and organisations that best deliver exceptional experiences and achieve enterprise excellence.
The focus extends beyond experience and excellence to encompass enterprise excellence. The Awards remains an integral part of the Ministry of Information, Tourism and Heritage and Commission for Tourism along with other partners’ efforts to raise Zanzibar’s tourism sector’s competitiveness by motivating organisations and individuals to create compelling experiences and adopt best practices.
WHAT ARE THE DATES I NEED TO KNOW?
Opens on 1st June 2019
Closes on 1st August 2019
Opens on 15th August 2019
Closes on 1st November 2019
Shortlisting and judging period: TBA!
Announcement of Winners and Awards Ceremony: 9th November 2019
WHAT DO AWARD RECIPIENTS RECEIVE?
Award recipients will be presented with a trophy and certificate at the Awards Presentation Ceremony at Hotel Verde Zanzibar, with chief Guest, Dr Ali Mohammed Shein, President of Zanzibar.
WHEN AND WHERE WILL THE AWARDS CEREMONY BE HELD?
The 2019 Zanzibar Tourism Awards Presentation Ceremony will be held on 9th November. The venue may vary each year.
WHO WAS ON OUR JUDGING PANEL FOR 2018?
Our judging panel comprised of locals from various sectors as well as Government institutions. Recognised professionals in their fields.