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Write & Win Independence Day Competition

Write&Win!, our Independence Day writing competition is here again!

This time all you need to do participate is write a short article of 3 paragraphs only on the State of the Nigerian nation at 53.

With that, you have the chance of winning the 1st Prize, and consolation prizes to the 2nd and 3rd Runners-Up. The prizes are recharge cards of the winners’ choice network!

How Does It Work?

All the submitted article will be published on our website at http://goldenmindsnigeria.org

The article that attracts the highest number of comments by Oct 14, 2013 wins. Pretty easy!

When Will the Winners be Announced?

The winner will be announced on Oct 15, 2013. The star prize will also be announced on or before Oct. 15.

Submission Guidelines:

Your article must be within three (3) paragraphs only. Send your entry article to goldenmindsnigeria@gmail.com As soon as we receive your entry, we will be happy to acknowledge and publish it on our website within 24 hours after your submission.

Hot Tips on How to Win!

    Make your article powerful, inspiring and motivational; even thought-provoking if you like!
    If any, get your facts and figures right
    Share your published article with your family and friends through your social network to enable you get as many comments as possible! Yes, you can even send the web link as SMS!

Who is Eligible?

The competition is open to all category of Golden Minds Nigeria members from Shield I to Shield V members. If you’re not already a member and you wish to participate,you can also use our Join Us page.

When is Entry Closing?

Entry into the Write&Win Competition closes Friday, October 4, 2013. We reserve the exclusive right to extend the closing date. UPDATE on Saturday, Oct 5, 2013: to encourage more persons to participate and make the contest more competitive, the closing date has now been extended to Tuesday, October 8, 2013.

About Golden Minds Nigeria
Golden Minds Nigeria is a youth development and empowerment initiative with national transformation as its golden vision. More about us here.

Happy Independence Day, and best of luck in the competition!

  1. 01/10/2013 at 15:23

    Three paragraphs, how many words maximum?
    Some of my friends do not have email which is compulsory in the comment box, what should they do?

  2. 01/10/2013 at 16:55

    There is no limit to the number of words in each paragraph, but concise articles are encouraged. Ensure tour article is in 3 paragraphs. On your question about people who may not have email accounts, they will be unable to participate as we need to verify every comment made. Please encourage them to open an email account with gmail.com, yahoomail.com or any other free email account client. Thank you

  3. Amakiri
    03/10/2013 at 12:21

    If I send a very controversial topic will my article be published?

    • 04/10/2013 at 09:33

      Yes. Each author is fully responsible for the content of his or her own article.

  4. 05/10/2013 at 21:37

    Wonderful work mate, keep it up

  1. 05/10/2013 at 18:22
  2. 08/10/2013 at 20:21
  3. 10/10/2013 at 18:40

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