2018 NSE Essay Competition

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is pleased to announce the commencement of the 2018 edition of its annual Essay Competition.  The NSE Essay Competition, themed “Building a Sustainable Capital Market”, is one of the Exchange’s financial literacy and inclusion initiatives aimed at building a financially savvy generation.
Essay Topic: 
Discuss how technology can promote financial literacy and encourage investment habit among youths
How to Enter:​​

Essay Deadline:​​​

October 5, 201​8
 ​Recipient 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place
*N250,000 worth of shares
*N500,000 scholarship fund for university education
* Laptop
* Certificate of achievement
* Headline Closing Gong ceremony at the NSE​​
*N200,000 worth of shares
*N400,000 scholarship fund for university education
* Laptop

* Certificate of achievement
* Participation in a Closing Gong Ceremony at the NSE

*N150,000 worth of shares
*N300,000 scholarship fund for university education

* Certificate of achievement
* Participation​ in a Closing Gong Ceremony at the NSE
School *Trophy
* Three PCs and a printer
* Two PCs and a printer
* A PC and a printer

Consolation Prizes: Mini Laptops for 7 Runners-up​


  • The Competition is open to only students in Senior Secondary Schools
  • Entries must be written in English and be the original work of the writer
  • Entrants must submit essay on the  entry form and complete all the mandatory fields
  • The maximum word-counts are 1000 words
  • Entries will be disqu​alified if they fail to meet these requirements
Notes for Guidance
  • Entries must be the original work of the writer.  This does not rule out input or assistance from others
  • Entrants are encouraged to be creative in their response to the topic​
  • Award-winning entrants are expected to show originality, focus on topic and competent use of English as a written language.  This includes correct spelling, a good standard of punctuation and neat presentation

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Mawell Haruna

He is a graduate of ABU Zaria and a member of the Nigerian union of journalists. JSA, as he is fondly called, resides in Suleja, Abuja. Phone: +2347062445237

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