The United Bank for Africa (UBA) as part of its corporate Social Responsibility has announced entries for the 2017 National Essay Competition for Senior Secondary School Students.
UBA Essay Competition Topic:
“What matters most to you in life and why”
1. Applicants must attach copies of their original birth certificates or photocopies of international passport data page.
2. Applicants should send in hand written essay entries of not more than 750 words on the competition topic.
3. Applicants must submit their contact information (school name & address, residential address, phone number and email address)
4. Applicants may only send in entries if they intend to attend a Nigerian University
The three winning finalists, who will be selected by assessment in the hands of notable Nigerian academics, will get educational grants to study in African universities of their choice.
i) Winner – N1,000,000.
ii) 1st runner-up – N750,000.
iii) 2nd runner-up – N500,000.
Submission of Entries:
Entries should be sent to:
Marketing & Corporate Relations Division,
United Bank for Africa Plc | UBA House (3rd FLoor),
57 Marina, Lagos, Nigeria.
Closing date for UBA essay competition entries is on November 13, 2017.
Please note that terms and conditions guiding the competition shall apply to all winners. The decision of the judges is final.