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UBA 2020 Sierra Leone National Essay Competition for Secondary School Students

ESSAY QUESTION: “During the COVID-19 Pandemic school closures, explain the interventions you wish you had implemented to make your life at home or your community more comfortable”

NEC is for senior secondary students as part of UBA Foundation’s CSR pillar focusing on education, just like its Read Africa Initiative which is aimed at promoting the reading culture and encouraging healthy and intellectual competition amongst secondary school students across Africa.

NEC is a UBA Foundation Initiative scheduled to be organised every year in countries where UBA has presence. This program has been running for the past 9 years in several countries. I am happy to note that UBA Sierra Leone is joining other UBA Group subsidiaries in Africa to launch the programme this year.

About UBA Foundation

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, is a leading pan-African financial services group headquartered in Nigeria. It is one of Africa's best and most resilient banking Groups with operations in 20 African countries and offices in three global financial centers: London, Paris and New York. UBA has more than fourteen million customers and over 1,000 business offices and customer touch points globally. UBA has been operating in Africa since 1949, referred to then as the British and French Bank Limited (BFB)It took over the assets and liabilities of BFB and was incorporated as a limited liability ... read more


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UBA Sierra Leone National Essay Competition


Aim and Benefits of UBA Sierra Leone National Essay Competition

First   – Le 50million

Second – Le 30million

Third – Le 20million

Others:

Trophies for the 3 National Winners

Laptop plus Plaque/Certificate of Participation for all the 12 Finalists


Requirements for UBA Sierra Leone National Essay Competition Qualification

Senior Secondary School pupils- visually impaired students are also encouraged to participate by submitting their Essays by braille 

  • Applicant must be a senior secondary school pupil
  • Applicant should upload scanned copy of their hand-written essay, of not less than 450 words and not above 500 words on the topic
  • Applicant must submit their essay only once.
  • Applicant Must submit a passport photograph and birth certificate
  • Applicant Must submit their essays on or before the 11th of December 2020, late entries will not be accepted.

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Application Deadline

December 11, 2020


How to Apply

Applicant must submit their completed contact information (Name, Age, School, Address of school, Telephone Number of Parents and Guardian, Residential Address and Email Address).

Applicants must attach photocopies of their birth certificates and a passport picture.

Applicant should send scanned hand-written essay to  [email protected] or WhatsApp to +23275142718

Applicants can also submit their hand-written essays at UBA branches across the country, and at MBSSE district offices nation-wide.

For more details, visit UBA Foundation website.

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