Dickens Sanomi Foundation Announces the 2015 DSF Annual Essay Competition

Dickens Sanomi Foundation Announces the 2015 DSF Annual Essay Competition

21 May 2015
Dickens Sanomi Foundation Announces the 2015 DSF Annual Essay Competition

It gives The Dickens Sanomi Foundation great pleasure to announce The Dickens Sanomi Annual Essay Competition for 2015!!

Now in its 5th year the DSF Essay Competition is a National competition open to all Nigerian students of secondary school age. The competition is organized by The Dickens Sanomi Foundation, an independent non-governmental organization set up to promote the importance of education in particular writing skills amongst our youth.

As with previous years, this years’ essay competition is split into two categories Junior Secondary School and Senior Secondary School. There will be a prize for the winning students and schools in each category. 

 

The Junior Secondary School essay title

Do you agree exams are an accurate means of assessing student intelligence?  Discuss.


The Senior Secondary School essay title

Should developed nations extend help (monetary or otherwise) to developing nations or should those nations be left to deal with their issues on their own?

 

We invite all Nigerian schools and students to take part in this amazing competition.

Essays must not be more than 1,500 words long, they can be hand written or typed. The judges will be looking for students to have captured the relevance of the titles, grammar, presentation and the logical discussion. 

Students can submit their essays in the following ways, with their full name, address, school, telephone number and email address:

Send to the DSF email address info@dickenssanomi.org

Send by post or dropped by hand to the DSF office at 4 Oguda Close, off Lake Chad Crescent, Maitama

The Closing Date for receiving essays is 25th September 2015.

Good Luck to all the students and we look forward to receiving all your essays!!


***THE COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED***


The DSF Essay Competition 2015 award ceremony will take place on 8th of October 2015. The winners will be announced on social media.

*Please note change of date from 7th October previously posted*