Essay Writing Competition

This year, with mouth-watering prizes, our Essay Competition invites young Nigerian Canadians, aged 18-35, to explore the relationship between their identity and any aspect of their culture. Contestants will submit an original, 750-word essay, double spaced and maximum of 3-pages.

Entries will be checked for plagiarism and three winners will be selected.

  • 1st Prize:   $1,000
  • 2nd Prize: $750
  • 3rd Prize:  $500

The essay competition will be open from February 1, 2022, to February 14, 2022. All essays will be submitted electronically via the form below. Contestants may be required to provide a government issued ID.