Advertise in Quest

In addition to the online (soft) copies of Quest globally accessible via the ASSAf Research Repository, printed (hard) copies of Quest are distributed throughout South Africa.

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  • 1 928 schools in nine provinces that offer mathematics and physical science
  • 224 public libraries nationally
  • 26 public universities
  • 56 university libraries
  • 21 private schools
  • 138 subscribers
  • 33 science centres in the SAASTEC network
  • 11 government departments

  • Limpopo
  • Mpumalanga
  • KwaZulu-Natal
Contact the Advertiser

Barbara Spence
PO Box 71308

Tel: +27 11 463 7940
Mobile: +27 82 881 3454

Quest Online Advertising Policy
  1. All Quest online advertisements are independent from editorial decisions. Quest does not endorse any product or service marked as an advertisement or promoted by a sponsor in Quest publications. Editorial content is not compromised by commercial or financial interests, or by any specific arrangements with advertising clients or sponsors.
  2. Quest reserves the right to decline any type of advertising that is damaging to the brand and beliefs of Quest or is inappropriate to the content held on the Quest network.
  3. Quest will not accept advertising for products or services publicly known to be harmful to the environment.
  4. Advertisements may not be deceptive or misleading, and must be verifiable. Advertisements should clearly identify the advertiser and the product or service being offered. Exaggerated or extravagantly worded copy will not be allowed e.g. ” This product cures XYZ disease!” Advertisements will not be accepted if they appear to be indecent or offensive in either text or artwork.
  5. All artwork and copy submitted by Advertisers and Sponsors will be edited to fit the design aesthetic to match Quest’s overall look and feel and tone in accordance with the  Publisher (ASSAf).
  6. Once an advertisement has been published online or in print, it can be withdrawn from the site at any time if the Publisher requests its removal without any refund.
  7. Editorial decisions will not be influenced by current or potential sponsors and advertisers, and will not be influenced by marketing decisions. Advertisers and sponsors have no control or influence over the results of searches a user may conduct on the website by keyword or search topic.
  8. By advertising through Quest website, backers/sponsors/donors understand that they are backing the magazine on their own free will and without any malicious intent.
  9. Should it be revealed that an advertiser violates Quest’s advertising policy and beliefs, Quest will not issue any refund or incur any transactional costs for reverse charges towards the said backer/sponsor.
  10. Advertising complaints policy: Please send any complaints about advertising to