Essay Competitions


TBS Standards Day Essay Competition			No ratings yet.

TBS Standards Day Essay Competition No ratings yet.

Tanzania Bureau of Standards(TBS) has great pleasure in announcing the WORLD STANDARDS DAY ESSAY COMPETITION for 2015. The competition is open to all secondary school students, college and higher learning institution students below the age of 35 years and pursuing their studies in Tanzania. Worlds Standards Day is celebrated internationally each year to honor the efforts of the thousands of experts who develop standards within...

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A QUICK MOTIVATIONAL TIP-SEARCH YOUR NAME NOW			No ratings yet.

A QUICK MOTIVATIONAL TIP-SEARCH YOUR NAME NOW No ratings yet.

So, this afternoon I typed my name into a search engine to see what it would bring up. What fun that turned out to be! And, it’s a great way to give yourself some quick inspiration if you’re stuck. You know my name is Julius. Huh? My name brought up this; Julius Rosenberg (May 12, 1918 – June 19, 1953) and Ethel Greenglass Rosenberg (September 28,...

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The JetWriters Essay Writing Contest			No ratings yet.

The JetWriters Essay Writing Contest No ratings yet.

We are happy to open the 2nd edition of JetWriters Essay Writing Contest! If you want to try yourself in essay writing, don’t miss the opportunity to receive the evaluation by professional essay writers and win a cash prize! Winners will be featured on our blog and social media pages. Deadline Essays are accepted from September 15, 2015 till November 15, 2015. Winners will be announced on November 23, 2015. Rules »Your...

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THE 5 HELPFUL WRITING TIPS FOR BEGINNERS IN WRITING CONTESTS			No ratings yet.

THE 5 HELPFUL WRITING TIPS FOR BEGINNERS IN WRITING CONTESTS No ratings yet.

1)Follow the rules: Be aware of all contest rules or the editorial guidelines of whatever publication you are writing for. This includes page or word count, whether or not graphics are permitted or required, the formatting of those graphics, the formatting of the paper itself, etc. 2)Theme, Theme, Theme: Most competitions that i have faced insist this – Papers that have not addressed the theme...

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NEVER GIVE UP ON YOUR DREAM			No ratings yet.

NEVER GIVE UP ON YOUR DREAM No ratings yet.

Writers are a lonely breed and when you are down on your luck it can seem the whole world is against you. But it’s amazing how at the very moment life looks at its bleakest –  you’ve had your favourite essay rejected for the 12th  time or an editor has been unimpressed with your article ideas –  something unexpectedly wonderful happens that has you dancing...

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UNDP Voices2Paris Story Telling Contest on Climate Change (Fully Funded to cover COP21 Climate Conference in Paris, France)			No ratings yet.

UNDP Voices2Paris Story Telling Contest on Climate Change (Fully Funded to cover COP21 Climate Conference in Paris, France) No ratings yet.

Application Deadline: October 11th 2015, UNDP has launched today a global storytelling contest, A road to Paris👉 http://www.europe.undp.org/content/geneva/en/home/partnerships_initiatives/climate-stories.html to contribute to raising public awareness on the negative impacts of climate change as well as on the opportunities and solutions seen in actions by individuals and governments alike across vulnerable developing countries worldwide. UNDP story telling contest on climate change aims to contribute to raising public...

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rrakech, Morocco (FULLY FUNDED)			No ratings yet.

rrakech, Morocco (FULLY FUNDED) No ratings yet.

Application Deadline: 15 December 2015 Governance for Development in Africa Initiative Residential School 2016 Where: Marrakech, Morocco When:  21 to 25 March 2016 Organised by: Centre of African Studies, SOAS-University of London Supported by: Mo Ibrahim Foundation The Mo Ibrahim Foundation in association with SOAS and the Centre of African Studies- University of London is organising a Residential School 21-25 March 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco...

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Is meeting deadlines a problem to your writings? Here is a solution			No ratings yet.

Is meeting deadlines a problem to your writings? Here is a solution No ratings yet.

Hey friend. I can’t imagine how overwhelming it feels when you have multiple submissions to accomplish and probably i didn’t tell you the secret. Is meeting deadlines a problem to your writing career?  Then I found it worth to write to you about that. Hopeful it can help in your undertakings too apart from writing. Making deadlines is easier when you plan ahead and use...

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Enter the 8th Eco-generation Environmental Essay Competition			No ratings yet.

Enter the 8th Eco-generation Environmental Essay Competition No ratings yet.

Deadline: October 12, 2015 Samsung Engineering is conjunction with the Nations Environment Programme is proud to launch “The 8th Eco-generation Environmental Essay Competition“, inviting young people from all over the world to raise awareness on the UN’s new initiative ’2015 time for global action for people and planet’. The essay competition is aimed to provide children and youth a chance to set their action plan...

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The Fountain 2015 Essay Contest On The Defining Theme of Our Age No ratings yet.

Throughout human history, different periods have been captured by a defining theme: the Dark Ages… the Industrial Age… the Nuclear Age… the Information Age… the Space Age, etc. What do you think the theme of the 21st century will be? The age of connections? Rebirth of faith? Clash of civilizations? Age of the internet? Rise of fundamentalism? Interstellar travel? Gender equality? Human trafficking? WW III?...

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I had to write this during this year’s Mandela month			No ratings yet.

I had to write this during this year’s Mandela month No ratings yet.

        MADIBA-My Leader My Mirror”      I turn a new page not to dramatize my hunger but to fondly write in the honour of pan-African unity, progress and prosperity, oneness, one voice-one people to embrace a black race and not disgrace my black face. At this very outset as i attempt to ponder on the ‘Leader-mirror paradigm’ though not in a ‘humour’ nerve but...

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CYFI Youth Awards – 1 DAY LEFT TO APPLY!			No ratings yet.

CYFI Youth Awards – 1 DAY LEFT TO APPLY! No ratings yet.

The deadline to apply for the CYFI Youth Awards is TOMORROW! Tuesday 15 September 2015!  Are you a young entreprenuer? Apply http://cts.vresp.com/c/?ChildandYouthFinance/ac0463cc3b/5e194e42a3/d8dcbfe946 Have you done great work teaching other about financial literacy? Apply http://cts.vresp.com/c/?ChildandYouthFinance/ac0463cc3b/5e194e42a3/0d2abd162d Have you created a unique financial tool for young people? Apply http://cts.vresp.com/c/?ChildandYouthFinance/ac0463cc3b/5e194e42a3/25f4236626 The Awards Ceremony will take place 10 December 2015 at the House of Lords in London. One global winner per category will be fully sponsored to attend...

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If ‘you wanna be a writer’ – then stop it !			No ratings yet.

If ‘you wanna be a writer’ – then stop it ! No ratings yet.

Hellow friend. I know a lot of people want to become writers. Hopeful you want too. But something you ever knew is holding you back, you are probably unsure of yourself. You put harmless words I front of that title, words like aspiring or wanna be “a writer” by doing that you destroy your writing career before you even get started. If this is you...

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2015 Careif Mental Health Essay Prize Competition			No ratings yet.

2015 Careif Mental Health Essay Prize Competition No ratings yet.

Careif is an international mental health charity with a special focus on protecting and promoting the health and well-being of young people living in culturally diverse societies around the world. Each year, we have held a highly successful essay prize competition to encourage ‘state of the art’ essays on key mental health themes. These are published on our website and in the lay and academic...

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APPLY: Miles Morlan Foundation Writing Scholarships for Africans 2015 No ratings yet.

Miles Morland Foundation (MFF) is currently accepting applications from young African writers for the 2016 writing scholarship. It can be difficult for writers, before they become established, to write and to earn a living outside writing at the same time. To help fill this need the MMF aims to each year award three Morland Writing Scholarships for fiction and one Morland Scholarship for non-fiction WORTH...

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Simple language serves your writing ! 5/5 (1)

I said it in my series “Fire Up Your Writing” which will officially open again during the first week of October. Be simple and original and by only that judges will hesitate to dump your submission. Have a look on Miss Karen’s paper and today i held a chat with her. It was easy for her to be understood and that’s the reason she bagged...

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WHERE IS OUR SENSE OF MORALITY No ratings yet.

Hellow. I received this from a school mate via my facebook account. He told me ‘when i was young with poor English i wrote this’. It was his first piece i guess and promised to be writing and send to me. I’ve brought it for you to pass through it also. I didn’t edit anything for the sake of learning. Have a look. WHERE IS...

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International Journal of Epidemiology Photo Essay Competition			No ratings yet.

International Journal of Epidemiology Photo Essay Competition No ratings yet.

The International Journal of Epidemiology is holding a competition for the best photo essay to encourage researchers to use this medium to present a different side of their work. Topic “Health and Well-being” Participants are encouraged to interpret the theme broadly to include the wider political, social and environmental determinants of health. Organizer The International Journal of Epidemiology (IJE), the official journal of the International...

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Writing career:The field of all possibilities			No ratings yet.

Writing career:The field of all possibilities No ratings yet.

Hopeful you want to enjoy the benefits of this field and make full use of the creativity inherent in pure consciousness. There is only one secret I can tell you “start writing” and one way to access the aspect of creativity in your writing is through daily practice of silence and meditation. But spending time with nature will also give you access to the qualities...

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How Ojuelegba-Wiz kid’s song inspired my writing			No ratings yet.

How Ojuelegba-Wiz kid’s song inspired my writing No ratings yet.

In the song Wiz tells us about his sufferings/hustle in Ojuelegba a busy area in Lagos-Nigeria where every one strives for the means to survive being hopeful praying for blessings for better living. They are conscious dreamers like writers with unrealistic expectations. Staying positive and optimistic is a key to excell in the art of writing. In today’s Tanzania where over 10000 applicants strive for...

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Be a magnetic writer:Draw people,circumstances&things to support your desires			No ratings yet.

Be a magnetic writer:Draw people,circumstances&things to support your desires No ratings yet.

Every writer experiences his/her true being. The true power within which is permanent since it’s based on the knowledge of the self. It magnetizes people, things, circumstances you want to you. It magnetizes situations to support your desires. This is a support from the laws of nature that every writer has. The power that makes you enjoy the bond with your readers, and readers enjoy...

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Collaborating Centre for Oxford University: Free Online Course-Public health principles in Disaster and Medical Humantarian Response. Never miss this !!! No ratings yet.

Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humantarian Response. :)It’s Monday. A new week ! 😄Free Online Course: Public Health  Principles in Disaster and Medical Humantarian Response. 🙊Students who obtain 60% or above in final assessment will be issued with a printable certificate in recognition of completing the course. Register in the link below; http://phpidccouc.conted.ox.ac.uk/ Announcer : Collaboration Centre for Oxford...

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The power within a writer-You didn’t know:Claim it !!!			No ratings yet.

The power within a writer-You didn’t know:Claim it !!! No ratings yet.

Writers possess what we call “experience of the self” or “self-referral”. The internal reference point of a writer is his/her own spirit and not objects of experience. Your true self which is your soul is completely unfearful of any challenge, immune to criticism, no anticipation for a response, compulsion to control or struggle for approval. The power of the self is real power, the power...

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