Last updated on July 13, 2020
UBA Foundation 2020 National Essay Competition for young Nigerians (2 Million in Prizes). Application Deadline is November 4th 2019.
UBA Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has commenced the 2020 edition of its annual National Essay Competition in Nigeria with a call for entries.
Now in its 9th year, the essay competition, targeted at senior secondary school students in Nigeria is organised annually, as part of UBA Foundation’s education initiative which is aimed at promoting the reading culture and encouraging healthy and intellectual competition among-st secondary school students in Nigeria and across Africa.
Following this, a second round of the competition will involve the 12 finalists who will write a second supervised essay from which three best essays will be selected as the overall winners from the 12 finalists emerged from the first round of the competition.
UBA Foundation 2020 National Essay Competition for Nigerians Prize:
The first prize for the UBA National Essay Competition is a N2 million educational grant, while the second and third prizes are N1.5 million and N1m educational grants respectively.
For more information about the UBA Foundation 2020 National Essay Competition for Nigerians, visit the program webpage here.