Call for applications ~ UBA Foundation National Essay Competition 2018



UBA Foundation, the CSR arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, invites applications from Senior Secondary school students in Nigeria for 2018 UBA Foundation National Essay Competition.

The competition which is a follow up on the Foundation’s Read Africa Initiative, provides a competitive platform to develop the intellectual and writing abilities of senior secondary school students in Nigeria. The competition has been held annually since 2011 with students challenged to write on different engaging topics to test their writing and cognitive skills.

ESSAY TOPIC:
What Is The Biggest Environmental Issue You Think Your Generation Will Face? How Can It Be Avoided And How Can It Be Solved?

PRIZES TO BE WON:
1ST PRIZE: N2,000,000 or its local currency equivalent towards university tuition/ fees
2ND PRIZE: N1,500,000 or its local currency equivalent towards university tuition/ fees
3RD PRIZE: N1,000,000 or its local currency equivalent towards university tuition/ fees

OTHER BENEFIT:
Winners will get educational grants to study in any African University of their choice.

RULE:
Applicants must be senior secondary school students schooling in Nigeria.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:
Application closes November 2, 2018.

HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Entries to:
UBA Foundation,
UBA House,
57 Marina,
Lagos State.
Or
Applications can also be sent to any UBA Office in Nigeria

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