2014 AfricanLiberty Essay Competition for Africans (USD 1,000 plus Scholarships.

Submission Deadline: June 6, 2014.

The Nation CAMPUSLIFE, in collaboration with AfricanLiberty.org and Network for a Free Society, is calling for entries into an essay competition.

Topic

  • Freedom creates prosperity. It unleashes human talent, invention and innovation, creating wealth where none existed before. Discuss.

Eligibility:

  • All African Students in any tertiary institutions (university, polytechnic, college of education and technical schools) in Africa.

Prizes

First Prize:

  • George Ayittey (Platinum Prize):
  • $1,000 and scholarship to 2014 Students and Young Professional African Liberty Academy (SYPALA)/ASFL at the University of Cape Town Business School, South Africa, from August 14-17, 2014

Second Prize

Anthony Fisher (Gold Prize):

  • $700 and scholarship to 2014 Students and Young Professional African Liberty Academy (SYPALA)/ASFL at the University of Cape Town Business School, South Africa, from August 14- 17, 2014

Third Prize:

Derenle Edun (Silver Prize):

  • $500 and scholarship to 2014 Students and Young Professional African Liberty Academy (SYPALA)/ASFL at University of Cape Town Business School. South Africa, from August 14- 17, 2014

The Nation CAMPUSLIFE Media Prize (Bronze):

  • $300 and scholarship to 2014 Students and Young Professional African Liberty Academy (SYPALA)/ASFL at the University of Cape Town Business School, South Africa, from August 14- 17, 2014.
  • Eight consolation prizes of $50 each.

 

Format and submission

  • The format of the text should be in Microsoft word and not more than 1,500 words.
  • On the first page of the completed essay, please write your full names, department, level of study and name of institution.
  • Also include your email address and mobile phone number.
  • Send your entries to adedayo.thomas@gmail.com

Notification

  • Winners will be announced on July 3 , 2014.
  • All entries will get a free book titled Why Liberty by Tom G. Palmer OR Foundation of a Free Society by Eamonn Butler.
  • Please be sure you include your postal address if different from your school address.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the AfricanLiberty Essay Competition

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