Essay Writing Competition

The Essay Competition is an initiative of the University of PNG Clean Gen Tribe.

The competition is open to all Grade 9-12 students in recognised Secondary and High Schools in the National Capital District and the Central Province. The theme of the Essay Competition is ‘Integrating the Old and the New Generation in pursuit of Nation Building‘.
There are two categories of the competition:
i) Lower Secondary (Grade 9 & 10)
ii) Upper Secondary (Grade 11 & 12)
Each category winners will get:
First Prize: Laptop
Second Prize: Tablet
Third Prize: K300 Stationary Voucher
Certificates will be provided to notable entries that are published. The winning papers will be presented on the night of the PNG Unity Symposium. The name of the winners will be displayed on the Voice Inc. Facebook page. Separate intimation will also be sent to each of the winner. The winners will be from the two categories of upper and lower secondary.
Essay should be no more than 2500 words (in-text referencing and abstract). All essays are to be submitted at The Voice Inc. Office or the UPNG Centre for Leadership along with the copy of the Registration Form. Online submissions can be sent to, must be in PDF format with the subject titled as “Essay Title: Your Name & School”. 
Deadline is on 5:00pm Friday, 5th October 2018 
For more information, click on the links below
Carefully read through the Guidelines before submitting your Essay.