tertiary institutions to participate in the 3rd Edition of the Annual
Excellent Minds Essay Competition.
harnessing ideas and developing the talents, abilities, gifts and skills
inherent in the Nigerian youths. This we expect shall translate into a
ripple effect of awareness and provide a platform for growth for future
leaders of Nigeria.
to be part of the sustainable development goals’ (SDGs) solution by
participating in a SDG challenge designed to engage young minds in
thinking about the needs of the society; thus, encouraging them to be
agents of transformational change and embrace the sustainable
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Excellent Minds Essay Competition Eligibility.
Excellent Minds Essay Competition: Topic.
not more than 1,000 words, propose a strategic and sustainable
innovative approach or idea that you will adopt in addressing any of the
sustainable development goals (SDGs), proposals can be for a project,
campaign or charity that will assist Nigeria in attaining one or more of
the goals, with a focus on a specific local community or state in the
- Submissions are expected to explain the strategic
approach to implementing the idea; identify which United Nations’
Sustainable Development Goal this idea supports; and explain how the
idea will contribute to attaining this goal.
Excellent Minds Essay Competition: Essay Format.
essay should be in MS word format using Times New Roman text, font size
of 14 and double spacing. The following details should be included on
the first page of your essay:
- Full Name
- Contact Mobile Number
- Residential Address and Location
- E-mail Address
- Institution’s Name
- Course of Study and Level
- Date of Birth
Excellent Minds Essay Competition Prizes.
- First Prize: A Brand New Tablet + A Certificate of accomplishment
- Second Prize: A Brand New Smart Phone + A Certificate of accomplishment
- Third Prize: A Printer + A Certificate of accomplishment
- Other consolations prizes are available to be won.
How to Apply Excellent Minds Essay Competition.
- Only shortlisted applicants shall be contacted for interview.
- For further enquiries, contact the Coordinator, Excellent Minds Essay Competition on 0803 828 5707, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org You can also call any of these numbers: 0903 7471 787, 0813 528 4036.