Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Essay Competition For Secondary School Students, 2015/16

Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Essay Competition For Secondary School Students, 2015/16

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) announces the commencement of the 2015 edition of its annual Essay Competition. The NSE Essay Competition, themed “Building a Sustainable Capital Market”, is one of the Exchange’s financial literacy and inclusion initiatives aimed at building a financially savvy generation.

Essay Topic:
Explain the importance of financial education and describe how The Nigerian Stock Exchange can help you become financially savvy.
Worth of Award
First Prize

*N250,000 worth of shares

*N500,000 scholarship fund for university education

* Laptop

* Certificate of achievement

* Headline daily NSE (Market close) Closing Gong ceremony

School

*Trophy

* Three PCs and a printer

Second Prize

*N200,000 worth of shares

*N400,000 scholarship fund for university education

* Laptop

* Certificate of achievement

* Participate in a Closing Gong ceremony

School

Trophy

* Two PCs and a printer

Third Prize

*N150,000 worth of shares

*N300,000 scholarship fund for university education

*Laptop

* Certificate of achievement

* Participate in a Closing Gong ceremony

School

*Trophy

* A PC and a printer

Consolation Prizes: 7 Mini Laptops for 7 National winners

Eligibility

  • The Competition is open to only students in Senior Secondary Schools
  • Entries must be written in English and be the original work of the writer
  • Entrants must submit essay on the entry form and complete all the mandatory ?elds
  • The maximum word-counts are 1000 words
  • Entries will be disqu?ali?ed if they fail to meet these requirements

Notes for Guidance

  • Entries must be the original work of the writer. This does not rule out input or assistance from others
  • Entrants are encouraged to be creative in their response to the topic?
  • Award-winning entrants are expected to show originality, focus on topic and competent use of English as a written language. This includes correct spelling, a good standard of punctuation and neat presentation
How to Enter
You can enter for the competition online. Click here to access the form

Deadline:October 30, 201?5

Click here for more details

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