Call For Submissions | The New Man Movement Writing Contest For Secondary School Students

The New Man Movement is a collection of young minds dedicated to the promotion of writing among youths. It runs a yearly writing contest which is in its 3rd year. It is targeted at promoting literature among students of secondary schools in Nigeria by exploring the untapped creativity in them and promoting the Unity of the African continent.

The 3rd edition to be held in 2018 will be hosted to honour H.RM. Oba Adedokun Abolarin Omoniyi Aroyinkeke 1, the Orangun of Oke-Ila orangun, Osun State, Nigeria.

The modalities for submission is as follows:

1.      Entry is Free

2.      The contest is open to ALL STUDENTS of secondary schools in Africa.
3.      The submission should be no less than 100 words and the biography of the writer contained below the body.
4.      Length of Submissions.
a.       PROSE: Maximum of 8000 words.
b.      POETRY: Maximum of 200 lines.
c.       DRAMA: Maximum of 5 acts.

1.      Writers who come 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will have their submissions published in the New man Writing Series.
2.      Participants will be issued Certificate of Participation.
3.      Others submissions shall be published on various platforms such as online literary blogs, international journals and websites.
4.      Prose and Drama works that come top will be adopted as Movie scripts (courtesy Kbaqtv)
Submission for the contest is open from 18th November, 2017 – 21st March, 2018.
Winners will be announced on The New Man Movement and All media Partner Platforms.

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