The general public is hereby informed that the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) World Maritime Day Essay Competition 2017 application is ongoing. Interested candidates can check the requirements here and follow our guides to apply for this essay.
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) World Maritime Day Essay Competition 2017, as the name implies is to commemorate the World Maritime Day and to create awareness of the tremendous potential and opportunities in the Maritime Sector in Nigeria on Monday October 30, 2017. The winners of the eassy will be revealed in Lagos state Nigeria on the day of the event.
Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) World Maritime Day Essay Competition 2017
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Essay Competition Topic
The topic For the essay competition will be ‘Connecting Ships Ports and People’, in Line with the theme For the 2017 celebration oF the World Maritime Day.
- Year 1 and 2 Students in Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria.
- Participants must note that they are required to scan proof of being bonafide students alongside their essays.
- Proof will include Letters of Admission & Identity Cards of the Institution.
Prizes & Awards
- 1st: N500,000 Education Grant plus a Laptop & a plaque + Publication of the winning essay in NIMASA’s magazine, The VOYAGE & the NIMASA website.
- 2nd: N350,000 Education Grant plus a Laptop & a plaque
- 3rd: N250,000 Education Grant plus a laptop & a plaque
- Seven (7) Consolation Awards of: N100,000 Education Grant each
Application Closing Date
15th October, 2017.
Method of Application
- The topic for the essay competition should be the subject matter
- Essays should be a maximum of 1,200 words [+ or – 10%] double spaced in Ms word and font size 12
- No collaboration or joint work is allowed
- No plagiarism, in whole or part, will be acceptable
- Essays should end with the name, telephone number and email address of the participant
- Essays that do not Follow the guidelines will be disregarded
- Only successful participants wilt be contacted.
- No essay will be accepted outside the closing date the competition
Presentation Of Prizes & Awards
- Winners will be notified by October 24th, 2017 and will be presented their prizes and awards at the celebration of the World Maritime Day on October 30th, 2017 in Lagos.
Good luck as you apply for the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) World Maritime Day Essay Competition 2017.