Call for Entries for 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature is Still Open for Application…

On May 12 2014 Etisalat Nigeria, announced the call for Entries for the 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature, the second edition of the much celebrated innovative literature prize launched in 2013. The Etisalat Prize for Literature which is the first Pan African Literary Award to celebrate African fiction writers seeks to recognise, celebrate and reward […]

Goi Peace Foundation UNESCO International Essay Contest for Young People 2014

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The Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO are offering International Essay Contest for young people around the world. The international Essay contest is aimed to enable young people develop their full potential, as they are crucial for the shaping of our future. UNESCO’s objective is to help empower young people, reaching out to them, responding to […]

Commonwealth Essay Competition now open for 2014 entries!

Commonwealth Essay Competition

Each year, the Commonwealth Essay Competition, run by the Royal Commonwealth Society since 1883, inspires thousands of young writers from all over the world. It is the world’s oldest and largest schools’ international writing competition. Past winners include Mr Lee Hsien Loong, the Prime Minister of Singapore and Elspeth Huxley. Open to all Commonwealth citizens […]

Global Energy Essay Contest 2013 – for College and University Students

Global Energy Initiative essay contest

The Global Energy Essay Contest provides an exciting opportunity for college and university students around the world to engage in critical   thinking and present their ideas and solutions to tackle the key energy issues that humanity faces today. Eligibility The essay contest is open to all students from across the world that are currently enrolled […]

Call For Entries: Naija Writers’ Coach Annual Essay Competition, 2013

NWC Essay Competition

Entries are hereby invited from Nigerian undergraduate students for the 2013 edition of Naija Writers’ Coach Annual Essay Competition. The contest is intended to serve as a national platform for Nigerian students to express their opinions on pressing national issues, and advance workable and sustainable solutions to them. Theme “Does The Nigerian Education System Prepare […]

Carnegie Council’s 4th Annual Student/Teacher Essay Contest 2012

Carnegie Council essay contest

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its fourth annual International Essay Contest. This Essay competition is open to both teachers and students anywhere in the world. From climate change, to terrorism, to global financial crises, many of the greatest problems facing us in the 21st century transcend national borders. All involve ethical issues, […]

Top 10 Tips for Writing College Admission Essay

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Written and submitted by Meghan I. College admissions is a time of anxiety and excitement for high school seniors, and the college admission essay is a perfect demonstration of this. It is exciting because you have the freedom to say what you want to say and talk about a variety of weird and wonderful subjects, […]

7 Simple tips to better proofread your own work

Better ProofReading

This article was written and submitted by Sally Uresti, from Have you ever imagined whether or not you are good at proofreading your own work? Research has shown that people are not so good at proofreading their own work. In fact, some of the best writers we know never proof their own work. Their […]

5 More Online Tools for Easy Essay Writing

Submitted by Kimberly Martinez Writing an essay is part of getting a good education since it helps students develop their written communication skills, which are so important for success. The process of planning an essay involves being able to organize thoughts on a page in a logical manner and bring the ideas to a conclusion. […]

Enter for the Nigerian Stock Exchange Annual National Essay Competition, 2012

Nigerian Stock Exchange essay

The 11th NSE Annual Essay Competition for Students in Secondary and Tertiary institutions in Nigerian 2012 Introduction The Nigerian Stock Exchange is pleased to announce the commencement of the 11th edition of the Annual National Essay Competition for secondary and tertiary institutions in Nigeria. The competition’s overall goal is to develop a culture of wealth […]

UBA Foundation 2nd National Essay Competition 2012 – Up to 2.25million Naira to be won

UBA foundation essay competition

UBA Foundation, through its Annual National Essay Competition, is offering another opportunity for Senior Secondary school students in Nigeria to win university educational grants. This follows the commencement of the UBA Foundation National Essay Competition among senior secondary school students, organized by the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA), where […]

Yakubu Gowon Foundation Essay Competition 2012 for NYSC Members

Yakubu Gowon Foundation Essay

Mr. Dan Tenshak, the Chief Executive Officer of the Yakubu Gowon foundation, has made it known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos on Thursday, that the Yakubu Gowon Foundation (YGF) is organizing its 2012 national essay competition for serving National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members. The essay competition, which was part of […]