UBA Foundation, the CRS arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, invites applications from Senior Secondary school students in Nigeria for UBA Foundation National Essay Competition 2018.
Summary of the 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. Winners get educational grants to study in any African University of their choice. The competition has been held annually since 2011 with students challenged to write on different engaging topics to test their writing and cognitive skills.
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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
- Applicants must be senior secondary school students schooling in Nigeria.
Application Closing Date
2nd November, 2018.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Entries to:
Applications can also be sent to any UBA Office in Nigeria