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How to Apply for Blooming Minds Young Writers Award (BMYWA) 2017

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Blooming Minds Young Writers Award  (BMYWA) is aimed at nurturing a writing culture in our youth community by recognising and rewarding children with creative writing skills.

Prepare and equip young people as well as promote excellent literacy development amongst children in Africa. This award is also about promoting African literature by encouraging young African writers in engaging their minds to create stories based on an African setting or theme.

BMYWA’s vision is to  create a platform that will promote more African authors from a very young age whose work will be recognized worldwide through telling the African story. The birth of BMYWA will go a long way to change how the world perceives African literature and address the shortage of young African writers.

Research shows that creative writing in children helps to build conceptual This competition will challenge children to think outside the box, exhibit and nurture talents that are dormant in them.

The competition runs every year and is open to all kids between the ages of 6-15 years and is grouped as follows:

  • CREATIVE WRITING COMPETITION Ages 9-15 – Fiction or Non-Fiction, not more than 500 words.
  • SHORT STORIES & POETRY Ages 6-9 – Not more than 300 words.

PRIZES TO BE WON

(Age 9-15 yrs)

1st Prize #100,000

2nd Prize #80,000

(Age 6-9yrs)

1st Prize #50,000

2nd Prize # 25,000

To Apply, Click Here

Entries Close 30th May 2017

To enter competition, complete the form in the portal, pay entry fee (N500 or 10 GHC at any GTBank Branch) and insert essay.

GTbank Nigeria 0236472335

GTBank Ghana 221101973110

Call: 09063388437,08033235614,09021244445 for more info.

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UNIPORT Third Batch Admission List 2018/2019 Out? – Check Here

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UNIPORT Third Batch Admission List

Candidates who didn’t see their names in Uniport first and second batch admission list are advised to visit Uniport official web portal to check the 2017/2018 list of admitted candidates for UNIPORT Third Batch Admission List 2018/2019 into year one.

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UNIPORT Merit Admission List 2018/2019 Out? – Check Here www.uniport.edu.ng

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UNIPORT Merit Admission List 2018/2019 – This is to inform the general public and all candidates who participated in the 2017/2018 University of Port Harcourt Post UTME Screening that the Uniport first Batch admission list will be out on the time specified below.

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Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) Scholars Program 2018 – Apply Here

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Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) Scholars Program 2018 – Here is a post which will give you the full details and guidelines on how to apply for the 2018 Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) Scholars Program.

We are glad to inform the general public and all interested candidates that the Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) is now accepting applications for the 2018 NHEF Scholars Program.

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