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UBA Foundation National Essay Competition 2018UBA Foundation National Essay Competition 2018 – UBA Foundation, the CRS arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, invites applications from

Senior Secondary school students in Nigeria for:

Title: UBA Foundation National Essay Competition 2018

Summary

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 competion has been held annually since 2011 with students challenged to write on different engaging topics to test their writing and cognitive skills.

Essay Topic
What Is The Biggest Environmental Issue You Think Your Generation Will Face? How Can It Be Avoided And How Can It Be Solved?

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

Requirement

  • 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:
UBA Foundation,
UBA House,
57 Marina,
Lagos State.

Or
Applications can also be sent to any UBA Office in Nigeria

Comments 49

  1. Mmadubuko Maryann

    Wow
    Am interested how can I participate in this competition?

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  2. Anonymous

    Thank you for the opportunity. My question is should it be handwritten or typed.

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  3. Anonymous

    Please, by UBA office do u mean Bank

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  4. Phoebe

    Can someone still apply after graduating from secondary?

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  5. Anonymous

    How can I apply for it

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    • arthur peace

      write an essay on this topic “What Is The Biggest Environmental Issue You Think Your Generation Will Face? How Can It Be Avoided And How Can It Be Solved?” and submit to any UBA office

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  6. Aharanwa Success

    Pls how do i register for the competition?

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    • arthur peace

      write an essay on this topic “What Is The Biggest Environmental Issue You Think Your Generation Will Face? How Can It Be Avoided And How Can It Be Solved?” and submit to any UBA office

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  7. Anonymous

    is there a specified number of words

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  8. Anonymous

    What is the specified number of words and to what website is it to be sent

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  9. Anonymous

    Do you submit your application before writing the essay?

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  10. Titilola Hanifat

    How

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  11. Anonymous

    How to register for essay

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  12. Titilola Hanifat

    How to register as a member

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  13. Samuel Treasure

    How can we apply I am interested

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  14. Lois

    How can we register for this ? Do we register before submitting the essay or do we register and submit at the same time?

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  15. Anonymous

    I am interested, how can we apply

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    • arthur peace

      write an essay on this topic “What Is The Biggest Environmental Issue You Think Your Generation Will Face? How Can It Be Avoided And How Can It Be Solved?” and submit to any UBA office

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  16. Olajide Marvellous

    Interested, will surely submit @ UBA

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  17. Anonymous

    What is the maximum number of words please

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  18. funmi

    what about after graduating but still a jambite

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  19. funmi

    better still want to register for my sister that is not around

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  20. Aaron

    Pls how can i apply

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  21. mercy

    Pls can I write with my hands or I need to type it

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  22. Ennny

    When is the deadline please

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  23. Edijala Emmanuel

    How can one register

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  24. Divine

    I just left school this year….can I still apply

    I know how to apply but what I need to know is how do they get back to me.

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  25. Anonymous

    First of all I am so confused please put me through.It will be very funny but Wat do u mean by entries? How are dey written,filled&submitted.
    2ndly should it b handwritten or typed cause I don’t have a laptop

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  26. Austin Franklin Ezejimofor

    Thank you sir for your generosity! Please, I have few questions to ask about this essay competition opportunity:
    1. What’s UBA foundation?
    2. Who is UBA foundation?
    3. What’s booktree?
    4. Who’s the owner of the website; booktree or UBA foundation?
    5. Why is that all the above questions and clarification people raise here not provided in the site?

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  27. emmie tee

    pls sir we understand all what you said but when we get to a uba branch near to us in ibadan we are told to submet it online we so confused about this sir

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  28. toyo lanre-akinyo

    are we typing or writing

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