The Beautiful Ones are Born (BOAB) competition is an annual competition organized by Platform Capital in partnership with Diatom Impact designed to support Nigerian schools with enabling infrastructure, inspire and challenge secondary school students as African kings and queens.
The Beautiful Ones are Born (BOAB) Competition is an annual event launching in May and closing in September. Shortlisted schools are invited to the Grand Finale event in October which will take place over 3 days.
The competition is a once in a lifetime experience for schools represented by their students to compete in STEM (Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Mathematics), Debate and a Spelling Bee competition. Students will develop critical problem-solving skills, learn to think more creatively and get a chance to test their knowledge in new, real-world situations.
The future is Africa! This is no longer a debate. However, as Africans, we must walk with the consciousness that the successes we’ve achieved today as a people rests on the back of great men and women who have laid the foundation. Today, entertainment and sports remain viable instruments for melting our collective sentiments and prejudices. Both continue to see significant investments and support from global brands, and that is wonderful! We celebrate and encourage diversity, but not at the expense of education. ... read more
Winners of this competition will receive:
This Scholarship opportunity is available for:
For more details, visit BOAB website.