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[Nigeria] UBA Foundation National Essay Competition – 2015

THIS is to inform the general public and all interested applicants that the United Bank for Africa (UBA) as part of its corporate Social Responsibility has announced entries for the 2015 National Essay Competition for Senior Secondary School Students.

UBA Foundation Opens Entries For National Essay Competition
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UBA Essay Competition Topic:

What matters most to you in life and why

Entry Requirements:

Interested applicants;

1. MUST attach copies of their original birth certificates or photocopies of international passport data page.
2. Should send in hand written essay entries of not more than 750 words on the competition topic.
3. Must submit their contact information (school name & address, residential address, phone number and email address)
4. May only send in entries if they intend to attend a Nigerian University


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The three winning finalists, who will be selected by assessment in the hands of notable Nigerian academics, will get educational grants to study in any African universities of their choice.

First Price: Winner – N1,000,000.
Second Price: 1st runner-up – N750,000.
Third Price: 2nd runner-up – N500,000.

Submission of Entries:

Entries should be sent to:
UBA Foundation,
Marketing & Corporate Relations Division,
United Bank for Africa Plc | UBA House (3rd FLoor),
57 Marina, Lagos, Nigeria.


The closing date for UBA essay competition entries for 2015 session is November 13, 2015.

Please note that terms and conditions guiding the competition shall apply to all winners. The decision of the judges is final.


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