Competition

YOUTH TOURISM CONNECT

NATIONAL TOURISM ESSAY COMPETITION 2018

Endorsed by Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation.

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Desigo Tourism Development and Facility Management Company Limited under the YOUTH TOURISM CONNECT initiative announces another exciting editing of the National Tourism Essay Competition.
OBJECTIVE:
Youth Tourism Connect National Essay Competition is designed to rejig the orientation and stimulate the deep thinking of our youths towards tourism, to engage them in tourism discourse and to raise awareness about the tourism industry in Nigeria.

2018 EDITION OUTLOOK

  • Project Timeline
    Competition Opens – November 2018
    Competition Closes – December 8th 2018
  • ALL PARTICIPANTS ARE TO PLEASE NOTE THAT ASSESSMENT OF ALL ESSAYS RECIEVED AND COLLATION OF RESULTS IS CURRENTLY ONGOING BY THE JURY.
  • DUE TO THE MASSIVE NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED AND FOR A THOROUGH EXERCISE AND FAIRNESS TO ALL PARTICIPANTS, THE GRAND FINALE AND AWARD OF PRIZES WHICH WAS INITIALLY SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 13TH 2018 HAS BEEN MOVED FORWARD TO GIVE ADEQUATE TIME  TO DETERMINE THE WINNERS. 
  • A NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED SHORTLY!
  • PLEASE CHECK THIS SITE REGULARLY TO KEEP ABREAST OF INFORMATION.

 

MODE OF ENTRY: Candidates will register @ www.desigolimited.com providing their names, age, email address , phone number, school/ occupation and state of origin.
ESSAY TYPE: Short essay of not more than 500 – 1000 words to be typewritten and sent as an attachment to info@desigolimited.com.

Deadline FOR Submission : DECEMBER 8TH , 2018

PARAMETERS: Analytical Reasoning/ Intelligence, Style, Grammar, Creativity, Structure

DEMOGRAPHIC/ TARGET GROUP: 10,000 YOUTHS
a. 11 – 18 years {JUNIOR CATEGORY}
b. 19 – 35 years {SENIOR CATEGORY}

TOPICS
Junior Category : Tourism provides Jobs! Discuss, using 5 top tourism attractions or products in your state.

Senior Category: Discuss how Nigeria can attain the 2030 global sustainable development goals SDGs through the contributions of tourism.

PRIZES – 6 WINNERS TO EMERGE
Senior Category
– 1st – N 500,000
– 2nd – N 200,000
– 3rd – N 100,000
Junior Category
– 1st – N 200,000
– 2nd – N 100,000
– 3rd – N 50,000

Endorsed by Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria.

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