The 2014 edition of Naija Writers’ Coach Annual Essay Competition is a national platform for Nigerians to express their opinions in pressing national issues, and advance workable and sustainable solutions to them.
The contest is bigger and the prize cumbersome (Prizes Worth Over N450,000). Every Nigerian between the ages of 18 and 40 is eligible to enter, notwithstanding level of education.
This year’s topic is: NATIONAL CONFERENCE: A WASTE, A PROGRESS OR WHAT?
- The sum of N30,000, N20,000and N10,000 would be awarded to the first, second and third prize winners respectively.
- The writers of the 10 best entries would each receive a full-fledged website worth over N20,000 to further hone their writing sklills and promote their works
- The writers of the 10 best entries would each receive a facebook ad credit worth N8,000.
- The writers of the best entries would each receive a copy of the book, ‘Vertical Writing’ by award –winning essayist, Muhammed Abdullahi Tosin, sold N1,000.
- Only Nigerians aged 18 to 40 are eligible to enter (if you emerge a winner, evidence of age may be required).
- No co-authored work would be accepted.
- The competition is free to enter. No entry fee is required
CLOSING DATE: 26th May, 2014
For application and more information visit this link