Dickens Sanomi Essay Competition Now Open For Entries!

Dickens Sanomi Essay Competition Now Open For Entries!

25 June 2013
Dickens Sanomi Essay Competition Now Open For Entries!

We are delighted to announce that the Dickens Sanomi Essay Competition for 2013 is now open for Entries!

For junior secondary school pupils the essay topic is:

How environmental concerns and climate change affect Nigerians? Discuss.

Senior secondary school pupils are asked to discuss the following issue:

What are the effects of social media on Nigerian students/youths?

Essays on either topic should be no more than 1,500 words long and should be submitted to us by 7th September 2013.  As in previous years, there will be three winners in each category, 1st, 2nd and 3rd, who will each receive a substantial grant towards the cost of their education. In addition 1st prize winners will also receive grants for their school which can be used to improve facilities or acquire new equipment, such as computers.

Entrants can submit their essays either by post, by email to info@dickenssanomi.org or by delivery in person to our offices:

Dickens Sanomi Foundation
4 Oguda Close
Off Lake Chad Crescent
Maitama
Abuja
Nigeria

In addition to their completed essays, entrants should also supply their name, telephone number, age and the name of the school that they attend. 

The competition winners will be invited to receive their awards at a prize giving ceremony that will take place on 3rd October 2013 at the Yar' Adua Centre in Abuja.

We look forward to reading your essays.  Good luck!